How to do Evading the Storm Self Defense Technique

Evading the Storm

Ed Parker’s American Kenpo Karate, this technique is found in the purple belt rank and is against a Right step through overhead club attack. Instructed by Casa De Kenpo which includes Professors Cliff Seminerio and Juan Serrano. Let’s go over the steps:

  • Step to nine o’clock while doing a left parry to the elbow and a right outward extended block.
  • Right kick to the groin and apply pressure to his left knee as you land your right foot.
  • Left punch to his kidney and left a positional check on his right shoulder.
  • Left knee to his thigh, use the momentum to a left twist stance.
  • Right knee to his ribs and cross out.


  • Always step out of the line of attack.
  • Make sure you check the knee to control your opponent’s hight.

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