224803 Bullies, 3596 online  
  • Register
Our Sponsors:

Results 21 to 30 of 62
Page 3 of 7 FirstFirst 123 4567 LastLast
Sponsored Links Spacer Image
  1. Sang is offline
    Sang's Avatar

    Senior Member

    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Posts
    2,248

    Posted On:
    5/26/2011 9:40pm


     Style: MMA, Yoga

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by yottabit View Post
    The first one, but the second one is important too.
    Wrong.

    To satisfy forum rules: Kicking without taking a step is perfectly OK. Many times the step will telegraph your intent, although sometimes it is worth it to create a better angle/distance.
    Last edited by Sang; 5/26/2011 9:46pm at .
    "Boxing is the art of hitting an opponent from the furthest distance away, exposing the least amount of your body while getting into position to punch with maximum leverage and not getting hit."
    Kenny Weldon
  2. Omega Supreme is offline

    Administrator

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    West Coast
    Posts
    22,986

    Posted On:
    5/26/2011 9:41pm

    staff
     Style: Chinese Boxing

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by OZZ View Post
    I don't know about the rest of you, but many of the young guys I see training today are head-hunters and don't seem to want to develop good body-shot technique.
    I guess its because of the advent of MMA where there are less bodypunches thrown, as opposed to the old days where guys trained in Boxing and really had to know how to work on the inside.
    I still encourage the young guys I see training to practice their bodyshots when doing their bag work though, its a good thing to have in your arsenal. I like it when I see a young fighter who can turn his hips and dig in with a good hook to the body..
    If you can land shots to the body in a sparring session - then you already have the head...words of wisdom from an old teacher of mine.
    Best advice on thread so far.
  3. Omega Supreme is offline

    Administrator

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    West Coast
    Posts
    22,986

    Posted On:
    5/26/2011 11:10pm

    staff
     Style: Chinese Boxing

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by dwkfym View Post
    The most common mistakes will vary from skill level.
    I don't make common mistakes.
  4. hungryjoe is offline
    hungryjoe's Avatar

    Light Heavyweight

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Oklahoma
    Posts
    3,407

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 12:34am

    supporting member
     Style: judo hiatus

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Staying loose.

    You can't effectively evade and counterstrike if you're tight and going for the knockout, swinging for the fence strike with every throw

    Learn to be a counter puncher/kicker. Realize your opponents commitment to direction and capitalize.

    Acknowledge your strengths and weaknesses based on your body type. Short - learn to work inside. Tall - use your reach advantage.

    Also - Don't be a *****.
  5. jnp is offline
    jnp's Avatar

    Titanium laced beauty

    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    8,230

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 12:59am

    supporting memberforum leaderstaff
     Style: BJJ, wrestling

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Missing posts moved here: http://www.bullshido.net/forums/showthread.php?t=106606

    Previously, I have refrained from issuing infractions for being a dumbass in this forum. However, if you've been a member of this website for more than six months, you should know better than to make a low content or YMAS type post in the technique forums.

    This is an advisory post to inform all members that soon infractions will be issued for making off topic or low content posts in the Basic Technique forum.
  6. tao.jonez is offline
    tao.jonez's Avatar

    Ninja Fruit

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    NC
    Posts
    2,055

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 8:57am


     Style: JKD, Jiu Jitsu

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by OZZ View Post
    I don't know about the rest of you, but many of the young guys I see training today are head-hunters and don't seem to want to develop good body-shot technique.
    I guess its because of the advent of MMA where there are less bodypunches thrown, as opposed to the old days where guys trained in Boxing and really had to know how to work on the inside.
    I still encourage the young guys I see training to practice their bodyshots when doing their bag work though, its a good thing to have in your arsenal. I like it when I see a young fighter who can turn his hips and dig in with a good hook to the body..
    If you can land shots to the body in a sparring session - then you already have the head...words of wisdom from an old teacher of mine.
    Exactly what I'm talking about.
    I think it's natural though - In boxing, or MMA you see very few KO's to the body so untrained folks don't appreciate the necessity of body work. Or body conditioning for that matter.
    "Never trust a quote you read on the internet" - Abraham Lincoln



  7. Syphilis is offline

    Registered Member

    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Holland
    Posts
    516

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 10:43am


     Style: BJJ, Boxing, Muay Thai

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    why are we listing mistakes? Why would you go around looking for mistakes as opposed for the way to do it right?

    which is still BS, because different people do it differently..

    Last night a dutch ex-champion kickboxer told me that he kicks with his instep. Why? That's just what he does. According to all kickboxing rules that's a big no-no. He's got his reasons. It's not a mistake,
  8. dwkfym is offline
    dwkfym's Avatar

    Yours truly

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Tampa Bay Area
    Posts
    2,017

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 11:12am

    Business Class Supporting Member
     PDS Rifles Style: Univ. Florida Kickboxing

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by Syphilis View Post
    why are we listing mistakes? Why would you go around looking for mistakes as opposed for the way to do it right?

    which is still BS, because different people do it differently..

    Last night a dutch ex-champion kickboxer told me that he kicks with his instep. Why? That's just what he does. According to all kickboxing rules that's a big no-no. He's got his reasons. It's not a mistake,
    Because thats what the OP asked for. I think you have it wrong thinking instep kicks are mistakes. I use it sometimes, especially against taller people.

    Look buddy, there is a distinction between different techniques and mistakes. If its merely a different technique, it shouldn't be on this thread. Clear mistakes are different things. Its not BS to list mistakes for that reason. The reason this thread is BS is because reading common mistakes isn't going to be that helpful and its better to just have your coach point it out for you. And if you're experienced enough, then you don't need to read this thread to know the common mistakes.
    www.pdsrifles.com Add us on facebook!
    Parts and Accessories
    Law Enforcement Firearms
  9. All Dice is offline

    Registered Member

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    98

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 2:03pm


     Style: BAWXIN'

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    Quote Originally Posted by dwkfym View Post
    Because thats what the OP asked for. I think you have it wrong thinking instep kicks are mistakes. I use it sometimes, especially against taller people.

    Look buddy, there is a distinction between different techniques and mistakes. If its merely a different technique, it shouldn't be on this thread. Clear mistakes are different things. Its not BS to list mistakes for that reason. The reason this thread is BS is because reading common mistakes isn't going to be that helpful and its better to just have your coach point it out for you. And if you're experienced enough, then you don't need to read this thread to know the common mistakes.
    To piggy back on his point some things are a a pro-con choice like whether you like a triangle style guard(ala pacman) or a lower guard with shoulder rolls(mayweather jr.). Some things like tucking the chin are flat out better then sticking it up in the air.
  10. Odacon is offline
    Odacon's Avatar

    Senior Member

    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Dublin
    Posts
    3,627

    Posted On:
    5/27/2011 3:17pm

    Join us... or die
     Style: Bits and pieces

    --
    Hell yeah! Hell no!
    One thing I see a lot of beginners do is drag their rear leg behind them like an anchor, which in turn creates the awful habit of leaning forward while throwing punches.
Page 3 of 7 FirstFirst 123 4567 LastLast

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Powered by vBulletin™© contact@vbulletin.com vBulletin Solutions, Inc. 2011 All rights reserved.