Browsing Category Knife Defense

How to Defend Yourself if you have a Knife to your Throat


Thursday, August 13, 2020

One of the most common forms of mugging or being held hostage is when the attacker has a knife to your throat. This can be an extremely dangerous situation and you want to make sure that you’re very cautious. Any wrong movements can have you severely injured so it’s of the upmost importance that if ever you’re in a situation ...

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Knife Defense Parrying and Striking Drill


Thursday, July 23, 2020

While some instructors in self-defense will say that the best method to defeat an attacker with a knife is to block it, others will say the opposite, that you should trap it. Both methods could be good. However, it really depends on your attacker, your surroundings and the situation itself. Let’s say you’re in an open space area. In this scenario, ...

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How to Defend Yourself from a Knife Attack on the Ground


Thursday, July 16, 2020

Knife attacks are extremely dangerous. Especially when you’re on the ground with your opponent on top of you holding a knife. The chances of you being able to defeat him are limited. With that being said, it’s extremely important to know some basic and advanced self-defense tips if ever you’re in a dangerous situation like this. When you’re faced with an attacker ...

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Different Knife Stances and Psychology


Thursday, July 2, 2020

There are many different stances you can take when it comes to defending yourself against a knife attack. While many people often say that you need to be prepared to get cut if ever you come across an attacker with a knife, it’s not necessarily the best mindset to have. Yes, there is the possibility of getting cut during a knife ...

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What to Do in a Fight if you get Stabbed


Thursday, June 11, 2020

This is a situation that you really don’t want to end up being in. However, it does happen, and you need to be prepared. If your attacker has a knife and you end up getting injured, you need to stay focused. Obviously having your hands covered in blood and losing blood is not an ideal situation to be ...

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It’s Hard to Defend Against a Knife Unless You Know How


Monday, March 30, 2020

Edged weapons are very hard to defend against and very high lethality. It means that this combination isn’t in your favor since a knife-wielding attacker can badly injure or even kill you, if you don’t know how to protect from him. Here’s a great example – a man just stabs whomever he wants and he’s even almost going for small children, ...

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