Drill: Make it Perfect
Equipment needed: 1 kicking shield
Instructors needed: Multiple to monitor
Description: The students will practice having good COMMITMENT by demonstrating their ability to make sure that their students are using proper technique at all times. This will challenge them socially by requiring them to make corrections on the students technique confidently.
Step 1
Divide your students into lines
Step 2 – Setting Up the Drill:
The 1st student in each line will hold the kicking shield for a round kick.
Step 3 – Explain the Rules:
  • The next student will stand up in a guarding stance.
  • The instructor will count 1 to 10 on each rep the student will kick with the same foot.
  • If the instructor can catch their teammate using sloppy technique or not trying hard then they will have them restart.
  • This will show the instructors commitment to keep the standards high while on the mat.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Be as loud as you can
  • Give good advice so the students get better.
  • Have good technique as you do your kicks.
Step 5
  • Continue until each student has 2-3 turns.
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