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When the Fight Goes to the Ground: Jiu-Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self-Defense

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In a street defense scenario, the ground is a dangerous place to be. While it's a good idea to actively learn defensive strategies for ground fighting, it is important to put those skills into the context of how you want to use them. Whether you're an experienced submission-grappling competitor, a traditional martial artist training in a stand up striking style, or law enforcement professional, andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt; provides you with an essential system of self-protection for street-oriented ground scenarios.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;This instructional book/DVD combo offers a complete guide to ground fighting principles and techniques to use when the fight goes to the ground. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presenting effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them. It introduces a wide range of tools for defense, including the targeting of vital areas, body shifting/control techniques, and the concept of "weapons of opportunity." All of these techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. These tools are then shown in various combinations, with examples of how to use them against specific types of attacks, including simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks, and multiple assailant scenarios.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In addition, this book gives you useful training suggestions and regimens, addressing graduated skill development, challenges presented by different body types, and safety practices at all levels of training.

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andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt; is a book/DVD combo that offers a complete guide to ground fighting techniques and principles. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presents effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them, and introduces a wide range of tools for effective defense and escape. The techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. O'Connell Sensei demonstrates defenses for simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks and mulitple assailant scenarios.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Being on the ground is a dangerous place to be, but after reading andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt;, you'll know how to quickly get out of the situation and get back on your feet.

Synopsis:

In a street defense scenario, the ground is a dangerous place to be. While it's a good idea to actively learn defensive strategies for ground fighting, it is important to put those skills into the context of how you want to use them. Whether you're an experienced submission-grappling competitor, a traditional martial artist training in a stand up striking style, or law enforcement professional, When the Fight Goes to the Ground provides you with an essential system of self-protection for street-oriented ground scenarios.

This instructional book/DVD combo offers a complete guide to ground fighting principles and techniques to use when the fight goes to the ground. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presenting effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them. It introduces a wide range of tools for defense, including the targeting of vital areas, body shifting/control techniques, and the concept of "weapons of opportunity." All of these techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. These tools are then shown in various combinations, with examples of how to use them against specific types of attacks, including simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks, and multiple assailant scenarios.

In addition, this book gives you useful training suggestions and regimens, addressing graduated skill development, challenges presented by different body types, and safety practices at all levels of training.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Lori O'Connell Senseiandlt;/bandgt; holds a 5th degree black belt and full instructor's license in Can-Ryu Jiu-jitsu, and has trained in martial arts for over 20 years and taught martial arts for 17 years in Canada and abroad. Lori currently runs her own Jiu-jitsu dojo, operating in the greater Vancouver area in Canada since 2006. She also teaches local women's self-defense programs, personal safety and awareness programs and corporate self-defense seminars. In addition to her martial arts training and teaching, Lori also writes regularly on her martial arts blog, and has published a book, andlt;iandgt;Weapons of Opportunityandlt;/iandgt;, about her personal experiences teaching and training in the martial arts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804842532
Author:
Oconnell, Lori
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
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Author:
O'Connell, Lori
Author:
Connell, Lori
Author:
Hiscoe, Ed
Author:
Lori O
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Weintz, Jennifer
Author:
Connell
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Hiscoe, Steve
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
martial arts; jiu jitsu; ground fighting; submission grappling; self defense
Edition Description:
Paperback with DVD
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No Series
Publication Date:
20130231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
includes DVD; 900 color photographs
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt; is a book/DVD combo that offers a complete guide to ground fighting techniques and principles. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presents effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them, and introduces a wide range of tools for effective defense and escape. The techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. O'Connell Sensei demonstrates defenses for simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks and mulitple assailant scenarios.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Being on the ground is a dangerous place to be, but after reading andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt;, you'll know how to quickly get out of the situation and get back on your feet.
"Synopsis" by , In a street defense scenario, the ground is a dangerous place to be. While it's a good idea to actively learn defensive strategies for ground fighting, it is important to put those skills into the context of how you want to use them. Whether you're an experienced submission-grappling competitor, a traditional martial artist training in a stand up striking style, or law enforcement professional, When the Fight Goes to the Ground provides you with an essential system of self-protection for street-oriented ground scenarios.

This instructional book/DVD combo offers a complete guide to ground fighting principles and techniques to use when the fight goes to the ground. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presenting effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them. It introduces a wide range of tools for defense, including the targeting of vital areas, body shifting/control techniques, and the concept of "weapons of opportunity." All of these techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. These tools are then shown in various combinations, with examples of how to use them against specific types of attacks, including simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks, and multiple assailant scenarios.

In addition, this book gives you useful training suggestions and regimens, addressing graduated skill development, challenges presented by different body types, and safety practices at all levels of training.

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