Tuesday, May 11, 2021
The Hook Kick

The Hook Kick

The hook kick is found in Karate, Taekwondo, and other Martial arts. This kick is very useful for sparring, in certain tournaments this kick scores 2 points in others 1. You will see the details to proper execution, how...
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