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How To Do A Headlock (Side, Front or Rear)
This page provides details on how to do a headlock. It looks at front, side and rear headlocks. With a headlock, an attacker has wrapped his arm around your neck and can choke you by pulling his arm tight against your throat with his other arm. This is a dangerous position and you should quickly try to counter this technique. Therefore, you should also visit our section on Headlock Escapes.
Students should learn to properly apply this technique in order for their partners to practice effective headlock escapes. However, all grappling techniques should be supervised by a trained instructor in order to avoid injury.
Technique Instructions for the standing headlock
Types of Headlocks
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