Ed Parker American Kenpo: Parting Wings

PARTING WINGS (FRONT – Two Hand Push)

BASE TECHNIQUE

  1. With your right foot, step toward 6:00 and form a left neutral bow stance facing 12:00 as you deliver right and left extended outward handsword blocks to the inside of the opponent’s arms near his wrists.
  2. Pivot counterclockwise and form a left forward bow stance facing 12:00 as you deliver a right thrusting inward handsword strike to the opponent’s left ribcage. Simultaneously position your left hand by your right ear (palm in).
  3. Pivot clockwise and form a left neutral bow stance facing 12:00 as you deliver a left outward horizontal handsword strike to the opponent’s throat. Simultaneously, cock your right hand (palm up) at your right hip.
  4. Pivot counterclockwise and form a left forward bow stance as your left hand slide down the opponent’s chest to check as you deliver a right thrusting middle knuckle fist punch to his solar plexus.
  5. Pivot clockwise and form a left neutral bow stance facing 12:00 and execute a left front crossover and double cover out toward 4:30.

EXTENSION

  1. Execute a right circling inward two-finger hook to the opponent’s eyes as you pivot clockwise and form a left neutral bow stance facing 12:00 and deliver a left inward handsword strike to the right side of his neck.
  2. Immediately deliver a left front snapping ball kick to the opponent’s groin followed by a right front snapping ball kick to his solar plexus in a chicken kick fashion.
  3. Plant forward with your right foot and form a right neutral bow stance facing 12:00 and deliver a right inward downward diagonal raking back knuckle strike to the left side of the opponent’s face.
  4. Slide your right foot toward 6:00 and form a left rear twist stance facing 12:00 as you continue the flow of motion of your right hand and deliver a right outward downward diagonal back knuckle strike to the right side of the opponent’s face.
  5. Pivot counterclockwise and form a left neutral bow stance facing 12:00 as you deliver a left outward upward diagonal back knuckle strike to the left side of the opponent’s chin.
  6. Without a loss of motion, deliver a right front snapping instep kick to the opponent’s groin. Plant orward and form a right neutral bow stance facing 12:00 as you deliver a right uppercut punch to his chin.
  7. Execute a right front crossover and double cover out toward 7:30.

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