Browse

- – - – -



- – - – -



Tag Archives: steve petermann

Hapkido: Can One Martial Art Function in All Four Ranges of Self-Defense? (Part 2)

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Once they’re inside kicking range, where hand techniques usually take over, hapkido practitioners are quite capable of continuing to defend themselves. “Most of the punching we do is straight karate-style punching; beyond that is open-hand strikes,” said Stephen Petermann of Jang Mu Won Hapkido.
Continue Reading »

Posted in Hapkido.

Hapkido: Can One Martial Art Function in All Four Ranges of Self-Defense? (Part 1)

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Practitioners of the Korean art of hapkido claim to be privileged to study a style famed for its powerful kicks, varied hand strikes, effective trapping-range techniques, and versatile joint locks and throws. Does it effectively cover all four ranges of combat?
Continue Reading »

Posted in Hapkido.

Hapkido Palm-to-Palm Wrist Hyperextension/Takedown

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Steve Petermann, president of the Jang Mu Won Hapkido Association, trained under hapkido founder Chong S. Kim for more than 30 years. In this exclusive in-studio video, Petermann demonstrates a hapkido control technique involving a powerful wrist hyperextension and takedown.


Continue Reading »

Posted in Hapkido.