There are a lot of ‘demonstrations’ of knife defense drills online, but very few are realistic. Usually the situation is perfect, the video highly edited for the perfect example, the student is smaller than the instructor and well coached on how to act, there is little to no true resistance. The knife attack defense is […]
The video people have asked for for years… Topics include -Types of knives and the most dangerous kind. – New ways to look at fighting with the knife and defending against one -The fundamentals of knife fighting. -Types of knives and the most dangerous kind of knife -Using a knife like a firearm to stop […]
You can’t just push into the chest. Many times we see women (and men) being taught to strike at the chest or push into the chest…but this doesn’t stop an attacker, only pause them. Women’s self defense requires more tactical understanding. In this video, Matt works with Sarah Jamieson from http://moveolution.com on proper striking targets.
Spartan Training gear is refining the way combatives is taught…from martial art spot to simunitions, Spartan Gear raises the standard of what today’s training equipment is. In this video, Matt takes his own personal gear, from the helmet to the leg protection, and everything in between and shows you the in’s and out’s of the […]
We got a new shipment of Spartan gear this week. It’s the Elite gear…it’s so comfortable Matt decided he’s never taking it off. In all seriousness, Spartan Gear will take your training to the next level. Many times our students, in zero protective gear, or general boxing gear, will hold back in their training because […]
Matt co-instructs with Aaron Cowan of Sage Dynamics on close quarter combat pistol retention. A great 17 minutes of stellar instruction.
Recently we had a discussion on our forum about using protective training gear. When we put up raw footage, a lot of people were surprised we actually were using head gear! My question is – why wouldn’t I? Anyone who thinks you can learn to get hit in the head, or a student can learn […]