Tag: self defense

Practicing Self-Defense At the Gym and In Court; What You Need to Know.

Practicing Self-Defense At the Gym and In Court; What You Need to Know.
Turn to a news source and you will see the same news everyday; iPhone muggings, sexual assaults, stabbings, beatings and murder. It’s a daily occurrence especially in a large city like Chicago. And the statistics are alarming. In the city of Chicago, the chances of becoming a victim are 1 in 97 compared to 1... Read more »

Forget the Mace, Check This Great Product Out

Mace, which is a registered and trademarked product has been considered the staple gift you give to your daughter when she goes off to college and you want to keep aggressive boys away.  But believe or not, I find it hard to use, cumbersome and un-fashionable.  There is a great product out called Pepperface, available... Read more »

Krav Maga Instructor Training - Notes from North Carolina

I spent 5 days doing an instructor Krav Maga training at a great school in Gastonia, North Carolina (Ryan Hoover’s Extreme Karate).  Most of the time was lead by one of Krav’s highest level instructors – Kelly Campbell.  It was a comprehensive training for all the material that is part of the teaching lessons provided... Read more »

Notes From: Krav Maga Training in Wisconsin This Past Weekend

I attended an instructor training workshop for Krav Maga this weekend in Brookfield, Wisconsin. 1. Krav Maga is a great system for learning reality based self-defense.  It focuses on high intensity conditioning drills that apply to defensive situations where you are faced with stress. 2.  The training takes the best from various martial arts. 3.... Read more »