Herb Perez - Distance Drills - Back Kick
Sparring Drills • 1m 18s
This drill will help your students use the back kick for offense and defense, instead of just one or the other. Remind your students the importance of distance and spacing.
Olympic TKD | TKD | Tae Kwon Do | Sparring | Kicking
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