Drill: 15 seconds max effort Hammerfist Forward, Instructor calls “DOWN” and Pad holder and Striker move to kneeling position for 15 seconds max effort Hammerfist Forward. Instructor calls “DOWN” and Striker lays on back, Pad holder stands over their hips and holds pad above them for 15 seconds max effort Hammerfist Forward. Instructor calls “DOWN” one last time, and Pad holder drops pad on ground, Striker mounts pad for 15 seconds max effort Hammerfist Downward.
Rearward elbows (3, 4, and 5)
Drill: Pad holder will bump from behind with pad, Striker makes appropriate rearward elbow, turns and faces, and makes 6 hammerfists forward.
Headlock from Behind
Drill: Groups of 3-4. Padholder calls out a number from 1-5 with some movement for that number of Hammerfists. Second (or third) attacker can tap with pad for elbow 3, 4, or 5 followed up by 6 hammerfists OR attacks with Headlock from Behind. 1 minute-90 second rounds.
Uppercut Back Kick
Drill: Groups of 3; 2 pad holders and 1 Striker. Pad holder 1 holds for basic target recognition: 2 hand combatives, Front Kick Groin, Round Kick, or Knee. Pad holder 2 gives a verbal cue or tap and holds for Back Kick, Uppercut Back Kick, or Headbutt Back followed by 6 hand combatives before returning to Pad holder 1.
Choke from Behind Against Wall
Choke from Behind with a Pull
Drill: A/B drill. A’s stand facing wall. B’s are roaming attackers and can pick up pad and give a verbal cue or tap then hold for Back Kick, Uppercut Back Kick, or Headbutt Back followed by 6 hand combatives OR attack with Choke from Behind Against Wall or Choke from Behind with a Pull.
2 Back Kicks with a Switch
Drill: Groups of 3; 1 focus mitt holder; 1 curved KS holder; 1 Striker. Striker makes combinations 1-10 to focus mitts on mitt holder’s call. At any time, curved KS holder can make verbal cue for 2 Back Kicks with a Switch followed up by 10 hand combatives.
Stick – overhead defense
Stick – baseball bat defense
Drill: Circle of Death: Groups of 4-5. All attacks from levels 1-3 plus Stick – overhead defense and Stick – baseball bat defense.