Krav Maga Technique – Hammer Fist
This page provides details about the Krav Maga hammer fist technique. This technique is often used to protect a fist because the martial artists is hitting with the “padded” side of the fist (near the pinky finger). A hammer fist is also used when it is difficult to bring an arm back for a powerful punch (i.e. when grappling).
Instructional Videos on the Krav Maga Hammer Fist Technique