It was a cold Novembers morning when I was called to an address.
The report was a domestic incident and as our police unit was the only double-crewed car available we were now on route with sirens activated.
Self Defence teaching is a tough but rewarding business, and in this article, we are going to address a few things.
We will look at why more people don't seek out self-defence training. We will look at the…
The eyes are said to be the doorway to the soul.
And for a good reason, they are one of humanities greatest assets.
Without our eyes, we would not have evolved as a race, avoided predators and been able to grow our civilisation.
In the UK the streets are full of a new drug that is turning its users into Zombies, impervious to pain and with Hulk-like strength.
This drug is called Spice, and in this article, we will talk about its use and how it could affect…
There is a new and terrible craze in self-defence and martial arts.
And it has come about with the rise in CCTV footage of attacks shared online.
It is 'victim shaming', and this post addresses what is wrong with this approach…
The internet is full of videos showing self-defence techniques.
And then you have 'worldviews'.
People who believe in a shared collective viewpoint.
'Pressure points won't work', 'Aikido is terrible for self-defence', 'that…
In the UK violent crime is up, and with it, the risk of being attacked has risen too.
Here are the numbers:
Murders up 12%
Crimes with sharp instruments up 16%
Robberies are up 30%
48% of crimes are being closed without a…
The worst place in the world is when you are being attacked.
The country or location never really matter.
You can be in the USA and get attacked in your own neighbourhood or be on your summer holidays in Spain.
It is that…
Everyone has a plan in Martial Arts.
"We would do this and then that".
"Our systems would use a technique like this...."
"If they grabbed me here I would do this".
Plans, plans, plans.
As humans we have to create plans,…