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Intro to Mantis - How to Hook/Clinch/Pluck


  • Randy Brown Mantis Boxing 930 Main Street Acton, MA, 01720 United States (map)

Hook, Clinch, Pluck are the first 3 of 12 keywords passed down from generation to generation over the centuries since Mantis Boxing was born. Learn how to wield these mighty tools and begin your journey as a Mantis Boxer.

Here are some videos to get you prepared:

HOW-TO - Gōu (hook 勾), Lǒu (grapple 摟), Cai (pluck 採) in Mantis Boxing. How do you setup all the hooking, grappling, plucking found in Mantis Boxing from striking (Da)??? Here are some options from the offensive side, as well as some details with the wrist movements, contact/cling, etc.
HOW-TO - Gōu (hook 勾), Lǒu (grapple 摟), Cai (pluck 採) in Mantis Boxing. - PART 2 - DEFENSE How do you setup all the hooking, grappling, plucking found in Mantis Boxing while getting punched??? Here are some options from the defensive side, as well as some details with the wrist movements, contact/cling, etc.
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