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Rollover to Backhand


Now we'll take that rollover technique, and apply it to an opening........... In this case, to a Backhand grip.

Download an AVI of the technique here.

Preview the Technique here with the smaller GIF file.

step 1
1. Start in the Forward grip, closed position.

step 2
2. Begin the technique by executing a Basic Windmill.

step 3

step 4
4. As the bite handle (in this case) comes up, place your Index finger on the back of the safe handle just below the pivot PINs.

step 5

step 6
6. As the bite handle comes over, let go with your other fingers, leaving your Index finger in place.

step 7
7. Let the Balisong roll over the Index finger.

step 8
8. As the back of the safe handle comes around, place your Thumb in position to catch with your Index finger.

step 9
9. Pull your wrist back a little to continue the motion of the bite handle.

step 10

step 11
11. Finish in the Backhand grip, open position.