Published On: Tue, Sep 26th, 2017

How to Defend against Back Hair Pull

We are showing defense against hair pull from the rear. I got pulled from the rear, my automatic reaction for the pull would be to cover my head, so my hands are going to come up to protect my face. My body’s going to turn. What’s going to release this is a punch to the face. Once I turn there’s a kick to the groin, and I can open up the gap, make a separation.

About the Author


Peter A Soto is a Martial Artist with more than 20 years training all kinds of Martial Arts styles such as Kenpo Karate, Japanese Karate, Taekwondo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, Tang Soo Do, Kung Fu, Krav Maga… He is also a Certified High School Teacher in the State of California, he was also a Fulbright Teacher by the Department of Education of the United States of America.