Archive for the ‘Ju Jitsu Take-Downs’ Category

Ju Jitsu Hold Downs

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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 arise in different positions, your competency allows you to go with the flow and see or feel the windows of opportunity as they open.

The Outer Reap Throw

The Outer Reap Throw

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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 effect.

The Tear Down

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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 perform. Control the head and you control the body.

The Tear Down

The Ankle Knee Take Down From Lying

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

The Ankle Knee Takedown can be executed with you lying down and your attacker or assailant standing over you. It’s quick and effective, making use of the natural movement and limited extent of movement in the knee joint. It gives you an opportunity to get back to your feet and escape to safety.

The Ankle Knee Take Down from Lying

The Neck Twist Take Down

Monday, August 24th, 2015

The Neck Twist is a quick effective take-down, it keeps your hands close to your body where they are strongest and takes advantage (just as it sounds) of twisting the assailants neck. Control the head and the body will follow.

The Neck Twist Take Down

The Walk Through or Tear Down

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

The Walk Through is a very quick effective method of taking an assailant to the ground and getting yourself away to Safety. Whenever you can drive a persons head back, it makes them very unbalanced and easy to take down to the ground.

The Walk Through

The Ankle Thigh Take-down

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

The Ankle Thigh Take-Down is one of the 1st you will learn in this category of Ju Jitsu Techniques. It’s quick to perform and effective in use.

You would not give up a standing position to execute this technique. Imagine you’ve been knocked or pulled to the ground and are just getting up. This is something you can do from the ground.

 

The Ankle Thigh Take-Down

The Ankle Thigh Take-Down