In the video below, I explain the mantra “Create Space, Fill Space, Smash Face” within the context of a straight stab defense.
In short, if you’re not creating space during this defense (and many others), you’re taking on an unacceptable and unnecessary amount of risk in a situation that is already high risk and life threatening. Check it out!
Great segment. Love the mantra: good things come in 3s.
Thanks, you made this sequence of moves easy to remember.