I just can't take any control tactics course seriously that spends time trying to teach advanced kicking techniques designed to be executed barefoot or in minimalist athletic shoes to police officers, security guards, or military personnel wearing 15-30 lbs. of equipment and heavy tread soles.
Throwing a roundhouse kick in combat boots is like trying to have sex through a snowsuit. There's friction, but it's not going to produce the desired result.
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