Gi jiu-jitsu gets a lot of flack for not being useful in self-defense scenarios, but any experienced jiu-jitsu practitioner will tell you that it’s actually pretty easy to weaponize clothing. If you’ve ever been tempted to choke someone out with their nice, fancy coat, you understand what I mean.
In this video, Eli Knight teams up with “Icy Mike” of hard2hurt for a demonstration of how to use an opponent’s hoodie against them in a self-defense scenario. With the cold weather starting to return in many parts of the world, these tips and tricks can help you in an emergency using the clothes on an attacker’s back.
Take a look below: