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Best Self-Defense Techniques from a Seated Position

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Most people spend their day in a seated position. After all, that’s most office jobs so it’s not unusual to be spending most of our days in a seated position. However, when it comes to self-defense techniques, it’s difficult to think of any from a seated position. We’ve repeatedly explained the importance of awareness. It’s crucial for you to always ...

A Street Fight of Epic Proportions

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Truly, this is one of the craziest street fights I’ve ever seen on video. In the clip, a man is chased down by multiple attackers and thrown to the ground. Although we don’t know what triggered the fight by only watching the clip, we can see that the man with the red shorts is trying to get away ...

How to Heighten Your Senses in a Street Fight

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There are many different tactics when it comes to enriching your senses during a street fight. In our video on Heighten Your Senses in a Street Altercation, we focus on the sense of sight. We believe that when it comes to fighting techniques, the sense of sight is an important sense that you should focus ...

Not Many Movies Portray Violence Correctly. This One Does!

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When was the last time you didn’t have to suspend your disbelief while watching a horror movie? And by “suspend disbelief” I mean “turn your brain off completely, or otherwise the flick would turn into an illogical mess”! This genre of movies is plagued by clichés, plot inconsistencies and it often fails to depict violence in a realistic manner. Once in a while, ...

How to Uppercut in a Street Fight

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Often when we look at fights on the TV or in movies, we often see uppercuts as a great self-defense technique. However, what we often fail to realize is that a traditional “closed fist” uppercut is not always the best self-defense tactic. Especially if your attacker is much taller and bigger then you. Chances are, an uppercut won’t have ...

Anything Can Happen in a Street Fight

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If you are going up against a seasoned criminal in a street fight, you need to abandon all notions of “fair play” and get rid of any intention to hold back. Those psychological barriers are not only useless, they are harmful. Thinking about what should and shouldn’t be done in order to survive will get you killed! Street fights have no ...

What to do in a Road Rage Situation

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Road rage is something we all experience at one time or another. We’ve all been guilty of it. However, there are moments when road rage can quickly escalate to another level. When both drivers exit their vehicle after a small car accident or other incident and decide to confront one another, that’s when things can get tricky. Having the person ...

Don’t Be an Easy Target for Pickpockets

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Usually self-defense is meant to prepare you for the really nasty, potentially lethal incidents – violent attacks, rape attempts, home invasions and so on. But even the crimes that are usually considered petty, such as pickpocketing, can be quite devastating. Having your valuables stolen from under your nose is not fun and it happens very, very often. The Reason? Most People Are Easy ...

Multiple Attackers in the Streets

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When handling multiple attackers, the biggest challenge is to keep all of them in your field of view. If you fail to do so, you are risking someone flanking you or just coming up from behind and throwing a sucker punch. It’s all downhill from there. As you undoubtedly know, being in a street fight against several attackers ...