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Indonesian Martial Arts Class Intro Video - Arm Breaks and Finishes


Check out this short video of training that we have been doing recently at the Tactical Arts Academy. In the video, you will see a few arm breaks and finishing techniques from our Indonesian martial arts class. The series is from Harimau found in Pencak Silat Mande Muda.  Included are a few basic tips for applying the techniques.   If you are interested in learning more about Indonesian Martial Arts, consider joining the Tactical Arts Academy Indonesian Martial Arts Program. Training includes learning a variety of take-downs, locks, controls, and breaks. Click the button below to learn more about the program and sign up for a free visit. You’ll learn more about Tactical Arts, you’ll have the opportunity to watch our classes in action, and you’ll discover if our training is right ...
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Indonesian Martial Arts Class Intro Video - Leg Breaks and Controls


Check out this short video of training that we have been doing recently at the Tactical Arts Academy. In the video, you will see a few leg breaks and control techniques from our Indonesian martial arts class. The series is from Harimau found in Pencak Silat Mande Muda.  Included are a few basic tips for applying the techniques.   If you are interested in learning more about Indonesian Martial Arts, consider joining the Tactical Arts Academy Indonesian Martial Arts Program. Training includes learning a variety of take-downs, locks, controls, and breaks. Click the button below to learn more about the program and sign up for a free visit. You’ll learn more about Tactical Arts, you’ll have the opportunity to watch our classes in action, and you’ll discover if our training is right fo...
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Harimau Silat Training 6-23-14

Harimau Silat Training 6-23-14
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  This week, the Silat class practiced Putar Kepala takedowns with shoulder and elbow break finishes using Harimau.   Derek traps Travis for a shoulder break finish   Roberto traps both of Derek's arms in a shoulder break. Stop moving Derek!   Zach catches Travis's arm and stretches for a possible pec tear   Adrianne pins Bob's arms and prepares for an elbow break Matthew twists to break Travis' elbow      
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Harimau Silat Training 3-1-14

Harimau Silat Training 3-1-14
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This week, the Silat class expanded on Harimau counters to kicks, practicing a variety of finishes involving leg locks and breaks.   John applies a kneeling knee break Zach ties up Derek's leg for a leg break Derek locks Johns legs to prepare for a twisting leg break Matthew tangles John's legs to set him up for a finish Derrick performs a Harimau takedown in response to John's front snap kick  
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Harimau Silat Training 2-12-14

Harimau Silat Training 2-12-14
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  This week, the Silat class began a new Harimau module focused on countering kicks and disabling the opponent's legs.   Derek passes Zach's front snap kick to dive below him and break his knee with another kick Adrianne takes Bob to the ground by locking out his leg after a kick. Zain catches Derek's kick and throws him to the ground by torquing his knee Zach slides to the ground to deliver a low shin kick to Derek's knee Bob kicks out Adrianne's knee after avioding her attack Zach twists Williams leg at the knee to pull him off balance
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