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post #2 of (permalink) Old 01-29-2012, 12:49 PM
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Originally Posted by General Fear View Post
Philly Shell is used in boxing by Floyd Mayweather and James Tooney. It is a very defensive blocking method.

I was wondering what you all think about using it in kickboxing?

For those who don't know the Philly Shell here are 2 videos.


Philly Shell explained.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvbRWAoHb50

Class on Philly Shell.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JR7q5xwB7jA
The Philly shell is rather complicated to use and I don't think it would hold up well against kicks.

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