Browsing Category Knife Defense

The Ugly Truth about Knife Fighting

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Most people know that being cut up with a knife sucks. However, usually they don’t realize just how bad it can be, until they get into a knife fight... or see someone who survived one – often at a sad price. In quick hands, a sharp blade can easily kill; even someone who doesn’t know what they are doing can leave their ...

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Real Knife Attack Scenario and How to Defend Yourself

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Attacks with knives are often unpredictable and quick to happen. In many situations, you don’t even see them coming. They often charge at you right away and you have no chance to prepare yourself or get away. Having a knowledge of basic skills on how to defend yourself against a knife attack is crucial and can come in handy ...

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How to Protect Yourself Against a Knife Attack

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Knife attacks are typically ones you hope to never come across. Unfortunately, we don’t choose when and where an attack will occur. Therefore, we can be part of the unlucky few that will come across a knife attack. That being said, it’s important to know how to defend yourself if ever you are in an unlucky situation to be ...

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How NOT to Defend Yourself Against a Knife

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Sometimes you can learn to do something right just by looking at all the innumerable ways it can be done wrong. One great example of this is knife defense. This subject is plagued by misconceptions and myth that can get people killed if they believe them. The question that needs to be asked is the following ...

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Are They Serious?

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Recently, I was browsing on YouTube and found a very interesting knife defense video. The video clip shows a self-defense instructor and a student demonstrating knife defense techniques in front of a crow of students. The problem is that it seems like the knife defense techniques wouldn't represent the reality of a knife attack. If you've seen ...

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The New York Subway Hero Book (Review)

Thursday, June 29, 2017

A scary (and very sad) event took place in February 2011 in a NYC subway train. A man named Joe Lozito was on his way to work when he was suddenly attacked and stabbed by a complete stranger! The astonishing part of this event is that during the stabbing attack, two police officers were standing nearby ...

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