Twin Hooks (DVD)
The Twin Hooks are known for their diverse combat applications. This unique weapon combines the abilities of a sword, a cane and a dagger. The blade of the weapon curves back toward the bearer to form the hook. The hilt has a dagger-like spike while the hand is protected by a crescent moon shaped guard, perfect for blocking, trapping and striking. The entire weapon is made of steel. First, you will learn step-by-step instruction of the 8 basic techniques for Twin Hooks. Slow motion and reverse angles clearly reveal each movement. The complete routine is divided into 4 sections then broken down further into a total 32 movements for easy learning. Combat applications for Twin Hooks are also demonstrated.
Performed by Zhang Yen of the Jiangsu Wushu Team and All Around Youth Woman's Champion.
- 50 minutes
- Copyright 2004