Savate Inverse Roundhouse
  • Start Position:
    • Fighting Stance.
  • Description:
    • Lead leg strike of opponent on same side with instep of foot.
  • Technique:
    • Lift lead leg, pointing knee at target
    • Rotate leg outward like a hackeysack kick
    • Extend knee, striking with the instep of foot
    • Rotate leg back in as foot goes back to lead position
  • Targets:
    • Abdomen
    • Jawline
    • Temple
    • Inner or outer thighs
  • Notes:
    • Michael Whittenburg, Shodan, Isshinryukokusaikaratedorenmei Email
    • This kick works well when a front kick is executed before being placed on the ground after it is rotated back in.
    • Very fast combination.