How to do the Knife Hand Block

Knife Hand Block

This is a technique which is found in many martial art styles, there might be a few differences but the technique is the same. On this video, you will see how to properly do a knife hand block, by Sang H. Kim.

The knife hand block is also known as the hand sword, one of the advantages of this block is that your hand is ready to grab after blocking. The main purpose would be to stop the attack and then have an option like grabbing the wrist to follow up with a counter attack.

Taekwondo Techniques

Follow our Social Media!



Previous articleClosing Distance with kicks & knees in Muay Thai
Next articleJump Rope Benefits and Workout
Peter A Soto is a Black Belt with more than 20 years of experience, athlete, teacher and webmaster. Based in the city of San Diego, California.