Nunchaku, Karate Weapon of Self-defense
All-Japan karate champion Fumio Demura demonstrates the movements and fighting applications of the nunchaku. This book features gripping stances, blocking, striking, footwork, nunchaku and karate similarities, and more than 20 defenses against other weapons.
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History of the Nunchaku
Anatomy of the Nunchaku
Care of the Nunchaku
How to Grip the Nunchaku
Karate and Nunchaku Similarities
Footwork with Whipping Techniques
Applied Block and Counter Techniques
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Approx BLOCK AND COUNTER BLOCK To defend bo staff bo thrust chaku chin circular COMBINATION THRUST BLOCK COUNTER To defend cross block CROSS SWING DVD Code ELBOW STRIKE figure eight forward stance front kick FRONT SNAP KICK Front view Fumio Demura hand and swing handles gripped high attack hold the nunchaku ISBN JAMMING BLOCK Karate Weapon karateka kendo knee KNIFE-HAND BLOCK left hand lunge punch midsection movement nuncha Nunchaku 14 nunchaku handles nunchaku in front nunchaku overhead nunchaku rope Okinawa oppo opponent opponent's attack opponent's face opponent's head overhand parry the blow Place the nunchaku Practice swinging ready position recover the nunchaku recovery by looping Release the nunchaku reverse reverse swing right armpit right hand ROUNDHOUSE KICK self-defense Shito-Ryu side step back striking downward SWEEP BLOCK swing the nunchaku take a step TONFA upper handle upward block VHS Code view at left view at right WHIPPING TECHNIQUES wrist action