Sealing the Breath

Sealing the Breath

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi Part 11 in a Continuing Series Today we're going to talk about sealing the breath. There are many ways to do it and there's many videos on this platform showing you sealing the breath methods from everything from Hangetsu applications to just...
The Parry KO

The Parry KO

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi Part 10 in a Continuing Series On the next hand strike in the Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi, we shift from lock and Iron Sword to the opponents opposite side with the next Sanchin Striking action. This time we use the Parry hand to slap the Temporal...
Iron Sword KO

Iron Sword KO

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi Part 9 in a Continuing Series I believe the Old Masters really did this type of training (as example Gichin Funakoshi the founder of Shotokan, working 10 years on one Kata called Nai Han Chi), as they took one Kata and really studied it to...
Kidney Strike

Kidney Strike

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi Part 8 in a Continuing Series The Kidneys are one of our most vulnerable targets, located in the lower back. Looking at the skeletal structure and the internal organs , past the skin, multiple layers of fascia, muscles and yet more layers such as...
Subclavian Choke

Subclavian Choke

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi Part 7 in a Continuing Series At first it will appear to be a Neurological problem where the recipient feels the pain shoot down the arm as if the arm was cramping.  This is quickly followed with dizziness or a...
Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Sanchin Neck Compression

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Sanchin Neck Compression

Part 6 in a Continuing Series In the Pangainoon (Uechi) Sanchin, we have nine of these striking actions, we saw the Concussive application, then the Compressive application, now we will escalate into a much more devastating Compression method. As Sanchin is a Black...
Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike & Throw

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike & Throw

Sanchin Strike & Throw Part 5 in a Continuing Series In the Pangainoon (Uechi) Sanchin, we have nine of these strikes, We saw the Concussive application, then the Compressive application, we are going back to a concussive, but using a body target and following...
Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike 2

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike 2

Sanchin Strike 2 Part 4 in a Continuing Series This action will follow last weeks concussive attack of the White Crane version of the Iron Bone Hand, This week we are developing the Black Tiger, this is a compressive animal as it will dig its claws in and pull down...
Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike 1

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi – Strike 1

Part 3 in a Continuing Series So we came into this part in the form we're coming into the first strike, now the initiation is a deflection, it could be a Parry, it could be a number of different things. As the opponent starts coming at you with a clinch, or the waist...
Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi

Sanchin Kyusho Tegumi

Introduction Tegumi is a pre-arranged fighting drill, in this exercise, we will be doing it from standing wrestling or grappling. Although each action is a stand alone Kyusho technique or application, with Tool, Target and Trajectory, we're going to take it in the...