Keep it simple! We can do lots of fancy locks and throws but, if it only works when the attacker has the right foot forward or his left hand on the gun, you will have to think about the technique and decide which one is correct for the situation. You can always try to strike and if they’re too close,...
This video discusses the pro’s and con’s of various types of firearms and there suitability for concealed carry....
In this video we use Hubud, Chi Sao and Lop Sao Drill from Kali and Wing Chun to work close quarters weapons issues, including accessing our own weapons and recognizing and denying the adversaries access to weapons. You can also work weapon retention though, I forgot to mention it in the video. For those of
I’ve always loved double stick work. They are outstanding for building certain attributes. Coordination and hand speed especially but, many others as well. If you’ve never worked double weapons of any kind, I highly recommend it. Find a good Filipino Martial Arts Instructor or if nothing else get some instructional videos and a partner and
It’s always a balance. The gun has to be kept out of the wrong hands but, it has to be quickly available if it’s to be used to protect you and your loved ones when you need it most. The GunVault is an excellent option and it’s reasonably priced. Educate your children, whether you’re
Here’s some more details on gripping the handgun and karambit together for better stability and recoil control. For more information go to www.wartacsystems.com
Can you keep you gun from being taken? If not, you probably shouldn’t have brought it! Here’s a short video on using a knife for handgun retention. This video covers a specific knife, the Fox Karambit folding knife. It’s an excellent tool that is easy to open with your non-dominant hand. Plus, the company makes
This is a drill we use to develop tactile sensitivity or “energy.” It is not knife tapping per se, though that’s were it had it’s origins. It’s another way to develop the attribute of tactile sensitivity. You can use it, like other sensitivity drills, as a generator to develop and train various techniques such as: