Yes, I am smarter than you are.
Posted On:5/15/2007 7:48am
Style: TKD, BJJ
Rodney has a ton of videos out on the web, just download them and watch them. T3h Simple.
Posted On:5/15/2007 11:19am
Style: Muay Thai, Boxing
I have almost all of Rodney's videos, and I've also been to his seminars. He didn't cover what I'm asking, which is specific counter punching combos off your CM defense.
He talks about attack combos (jab, hook / jab, cross, shovelhook / jab, cross, uppercut, cross / etc.) in his tapes mostly and covers the finer points of CM defense.
I've also done CM1 and CM2. What I'm looking for is specific counters to drill with a partner against a jab, a cross, a hook etc. The only counter I could remember off the seminar was off a jab, to duck and come back with a left uppercut.
Hope this is clearer?
pro nonsense self defense
Posted On:5/15/2007 11:52am
Style: FMA, WMA, doumbek
Originally Posted by WhiteShark
I do but I can't really figure out what you are after. There is a ton of information out there about CM striking. If you want the combinations Rodney King does get one of his books or videos. Otherwise do what I do and use it as just one defense depending on the situation. I throw any of my regular combinations from it just like I do from my natural stance. Honestly if it required a seperate set of skills and combinations I'd throw it out.
This is why everything I mentioned was something kind of weird- everything else should be intuitive to a striker and doesn't need mention.
Posted On:5/15/2007 8:12pm
Style: Muay Thai
Originally Posted by PPlate
Nobody else on this board uses CM in sparring?
I used to use the CM when I was new, but it's really at it's best when you're getting outstruck and you want to crash the line. I stopped striking out of that stance when I started focusing on striking, I think at a point you're just better off using a different stance. I still revert to it for defense from time to time though.
Last edited by feedback; 5/15/2007 8:16pm at .
Tough is not how you act, tough is how you train.
Posted On:5/16/2007 2:35pm
I treat the CM stuff as the backbone of my worst case scenario stuff when I get overwhelmed by an agressive striker.
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