Herb Perez - Punching to Create Distance
Sparring Drills • 2m 12s
We don't often think of punching in Tae Kwon Do sparring. However, punching can be an effective way to create distance to score with kicking.
Olympic TKD | TKD | Tae Kwon Do | Sparring | Punching
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Use a backwards side step to create the space necessary to extend the defensive side kick. This kick is a staple for any sport karate sparring athlete.
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