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Kimura Defense and Escapes • 3m 34s

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  • Kimura_Def_HG_2of4

    It's important that you hook your opponents leg and keep downward forward pressure. The goal here is to stay on top and keep control of your opponent to prevent the back take.

  • Kimura_Def_HG_3of4

    When your opponent gets a step ahead of you in the Kimura sequence you will need to transition into a late defensive posture. Here we will focus on hooking the inside of our own leg and creating a solid frame to the outside.

  • Kimura_Def_HG_4of4

    It's time for the "Hail Mary" Kimura escape...the Rolling Kimura Escape! Remember, this is your last resort defense that must be repetitively drilled with good partners for effectiveness and reduced chance of injury.