Throws and Takedowns of Judo, The [NOOK Book]

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Ground fighting is taking the martial arts world by storm . . . but how do you get to the ground safely and end in a prone position? What are the dangers of throwing and taking an opponent over? Geoff teaches you how to control vertical grappling and destroy an assailant with a demolishing throw, including the original 'blow before throw' techniques banned from sport grappling a hundred years ago. Geoff is qualified in all the different forms of grappling and teaches with a realistic bent. A must for any one who ...
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Throws and Takedowns of Judo, The

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Overview

Ground fighting is taking the martial arts world by storm . . . but how do you get to the ground safely and end in a prone position? What are the dangers of throwing and taking an opponent over? Geoff teaches you how to control vertical grappling and destroy an assailant with a demolishing throw, including the original 'blow before throw' techniques banned from sport grappling a hundred years ago. Geoff is qualified in all the different forms of grappling and teaches with a realistic bent. A must for any one who wants to survive a close range encounter in a REAL situation. Geoff Thompson draws upon many years of dealing with raw street violence to produce a series of books that treat martial arts with an edge of reality, making them far more reliable as methods of self defence. In this fully illustrated Throws and Take-Downs manual he covers multiple throwing techniques from Judo - Tachi Waza.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000210345
  • Publisher: Summersdale Publishers Ltd
  • Publication date: 9/9/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 3 MB

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