Browse

- – - – -



- – - – -



Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do Techniques: Ambush From the Rear

“One must be ready to act without knowing what situation will present itself.”
—Bruce Lee

In the following technique sequence from Bruce Lee’s Fighting Method, the “Little Dragon” shows you how to react to an ambush from behind.

Bruce Lee’s Ambush From the Rear


For more on the “Little Dragon, check out our FREE Bruce Lee Biography.


Bruce Lee's Fighting Method

BRUCE LEE is a registered trademark of Bruce Lee Enterprises LLC. The Bruce Lee name, image and likeness are intellectual property of Bruce Lee Enterprises LLC. All rights reserved.

The assailant follows Lee, as in photos 1 to 3, but Lee is aware of him and pretends he doesn’t see him. Before the assailant can throw a punch, Lee counters with a side or back kick to the assailant’s knee, knocking him backward, as in photos 4 to 6. Lee follows up by turning to execute a groin kick, as in photos 7 and 8.

Note: If Lee had turned around to face the assailant, he would have given the assailant the added advantage of preparing for his attack. By being wary and pretending to be unaware, Lee allows himself this added advantage instead.

Permalink: http://www.blackbeltmag.com/daily/martial-arts-masters/bruce-lee/bruce-lee-jeet-kune-do-techniques-ambush-from-the-rear/

Article Tools:

Social Bookmarks:

Posted in Bruce Lee, Close Quarters Combat, Jeet Kune Do, Kicks.

Add Your Comments

One Response

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

  1. David says

    I love this technique, classic Bruce Lee!

    http://instituteofcombativearts.com/

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

You must be logged in to post or rate a comment.

Tagged with , , , , , , , , .