Pride of Rugby 2016

Wow, what an amazing surprise to learn that I have been nominated in the Rugby FM Pride of Rugby Awards and not only that, I'm a finalist in the Educator of the year Category. I strive to give people what they need and thrive on the positivity that buzzes throughout the club. To receive this nomination amongst all the other worthy contenders makes me feel [...]

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Rear Mugging Escape

The rear Mugging escape is practiced standing, seated and kneeling. The techniques is very similar in each position, however, when kneeling it's harder to gain leverage to [...]

Wrist Lock From a Grab

It's often difficult to chase a lose hand in order to perform a wrist lock, however, when your assailants hands are given to you in the form of a grab, whether it be to your [...]

Hold Escapes

As we are a Self Defence style of Ju Jitsu, much of the emphasis is directed towards hold escapes. The techniques we teach are simple and very effective. The Movements are all [...]

Ju Jitsu Hold Downs

There are a variety of Ju Jitsu Hold Downs we commonly use. They vary depending on the Take Down or throw used and the response given by the attacker. Different opportunities [...]

The Outer Reap Throw

The Outer Reap Throw is another quick and effective Take Down, when the Tear Down isn't quite enough, this provides the necessary extra required for full [...]

The Tear Down

The Tear Down or Walk-Through as we commonly refer to it, is a simple form of Tactical Jaw Control. It is one of the quickest, simplest and most effective Take Downs to [...]

The Leg Lock

The Leg Lock is a technique we practice and although very simple, not as practical as most other techniques throughout the Tadashii Do Ju Jutsu System. The main reason I say [...]

Blocking a Hook Punch

This is a very simple method of Blockng a Hook Punch, using a natural flinching movement we do quite instinctively. The flinch can be done with one or both arms and puts you [...]

Two Knee Take-Down

This is a Two Knee Take-Down from the front. It's similar to a Rugby tackle but done from a close-up position. Your shoulder drives forward  into the stomach area of your [...]

The Shin Kick

The Shin Kick is used primarily as a distraction in setting yourself up for other strikes, Take-downs or Throws. It engages the brain in the pain of the moment, giving you an [...]