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Backhand basic 2

This is a variation of the backhand basic. With practice, it can be snapped open very quickly.

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 step 1
1. Start in the Backhand grip, closed position. Safe handle should be "IN".

 step 2
2. Turn your hand over and let the bite handle fall away.

 step 3
3. A quick bend of the wrist outward will put some speed on the move

 step 4

 step 5
5. As the bite handle comes around and just as it passes under the wrist..........

 step 6

 step 7
7. .......... snap the wrist over and end in the Backhand grip, open position.