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How to do a Muay Thai Shin Kick

A Muay Thai shin kick is a devastating weapon. The best analogy would be turning the blade of your lower leg into a baseball bat and using that to strike an attacker. A great target is the common perennial nerve located on the outside of the upper thigh. The Common Perennial Nerve or CPN is unique target. Think of a bulls eye of concentric circle half way between the knee and the hip on the outside of the leg between the thigh and hamstring. There is a nerve cluster when hit my a muay thai shin kick properly, the electrical signals of the attackers nervous system are temporarily interrupted.

First, the muay thai shin kick. Start in a fighting stance with the leg you would like to kick with in back. For purposes of this blog, we will assume you want to strike with your right leg. To