Published On: Tue, Dec 12th, 2017

How to do the Knife Hand Block

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.

About the Author

- Peter A Soto is a Martial Artist with more than 20 years training all kinds of Martial Arts. He is also a Certified High School Teacher in the State of California, and a Fulbright Teacher by the Department of Education of the United States of America.


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