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Brad Hirakawa 12-12-2006 06:29 AM

Powerful Video
This is some footage of me in the earlier years (hence the different haircut and pre-surgery facial appearance). A bystander just happened to be filming when a vicious mullet maniac ambushed me. You will notice the heavy BJJ influence in my technique, even back then. Pay particular attention to they way my movements emphasize the importance of realistic training, getting off the line, blocking knives with crescent kicks and getting that shirt off right away when you’re suddenly attacked. For the experienced viewer, you may notice my subtle use of the kia and delicate vocal intimidation tactics.

Please, do not show this to anyone outside this forum. I would hate for anyone to learn that such a gentle soul (me) could ever be so vicious.

Thank you,




ps. I really didn't need that chick's help, I could have taken him. But I wasn't reading the performance menu back then and in all honesty I was beginning to wear out.

Mike ODonnell 12-12-2006 06:50 AM

I wish I could get those 3 minutes of my life back.......wow.....

Brad Hirakawa 12-12-2006 04:06 PM

Sorry about that... too much time on my hands at the lab!

Yael Grauer 12-12-2006 05:52 PM

Does anybody know where I can purchase a tactical towel, such as the one used in that short clip? Forget the knives!

Neal Winkler 12-13-2006 09:40 AM

Oh man, my abs are tired! LOL

Allen Yeh 12-13-2006 10:20 AM


Originally Posted by Mike ODonnell (Post 1804)
I wish I could get those 3 minutes of my life back.......wow.....

ditto....Brad you owe me 3 minutes!!!

Robb Wolf 12-13-2006 12:29 PM

So....did you and cynthia Rothrock...ya know...

Greg Everett 12-13-2006 01:23 PM

the overhook + precordial thump is the best... next to the treble hook in the eyeball of course.

Brad Hirakawa 12-13-2006 06:36 PM

Tried for a witty response, but I have none!

John Vernon 12-22-2006 08:59 AM

so i finally watched this wonderful clip...TWICE! It is AWESOME!!! I don't know what those other guys are talking about.

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