Acrobatic Kicks with Anthony Atkins & Ryan
In the United States, the quality of a great champion is measured by the quality of his kicks. The work and practice of these stylized kicks appeared with artistic kata and developed later in an independent way. With the emergence of artistic kata throughout the world, the work and practice of acrobatic kicks became a requirement for both competitors and for simple practitioners who want to improve their technique. Team Air, one of the most famous American teams, is composed of Anthony Atkins (3 time World Champion) and young Ryan Pinkston (Junior World Champion), and the team breaks down in detail a large collection of their acrobatic kicks: 540, 720, butterfly twist, gainer, full twist, etc.