One of the best and most effective exercises to increase speed and endurance in Sambo or any combat sport. I don’t think it matters if we call it hammer or sledgehammer, it’s weight is more important. In this video I show you two options of work load: designed for endurance or strength.
For a more scientific approach, Mark Philippi, co-owner of Philippi Sports Institute (PSI), has released a professional 9 week peaking program proven to increase strength, power, and speed, ideal for Gi/No Gi Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling, and Judo. These are 45-minute Workout Sessions. They involve soft tissue mobilization and regenerative exercises designed to prevent injury.