Urban Boxing Dc
At the same time, the lead foot pivots clockwise, turning the left heel outwards. A hook may goal the lower body (the classic Mexican hook to the liver) and this technique is usually called the “rip” to distinguish it from the standard hook to the head. This springing motion could not be generated effectively, for this punch, if an upright stance was used or if the bodyweight was positioned predominately over the again leg.
To shield the top, the boxer presses both fists in opposition to the front of the face with the forearms parallel and dealing with outwards. This kind of guard is weak in opposition to attacks from under. Hook — a semi‐round punch thrown with the lead hand to the side of the opponent’s head. From the guard position, the elbow is drawn again with a horizontal fist (knuckles pointing forward) and the elbow bent. The torso … Read More