As a self defense system, kajukenbo not only focuses on empty hand concepts. We pay close attention to the use of weapons (sticks, knives, improvised weapons), always from a self defense point of view.
The following are a compilation of very short clips where I show some techniques. Most of them just reflect some moves. I hope you enjoy them!
Empty hands refers to any work where the defendant does not use any type of weapon (even if the attacker may use one) In Kajukenbo, the concept “empty hands” includes throws, punches, kicks, blocks, locks…
One of the key issues in Kajukenbo is to identify and distinguish the different distances you may find in a confrontation, as well as training coordination, timing…
Here is a short video showing some empty hands moves.