In this tip I share with you a few valuable resources. Here they are:
US Concealed Carry at www.usconcealedcarry.com offers much more than just info on guns in self-defense. You will also find there info that pertains to self-defense and personal protection whether you are armed or not.
You don’t have to be a member to read articles of Concealed Carry Magazine at http://www.usconcealedcarry.com/concealed-carry-magazine.asp. If you want more you can subscribe for free to Concealed Carry Report at http://www.concealedcarryreport.com/. You will get such things as self-defense video of the week and situational awareness tips.
Low Tech Combat at www.lowtechcombat.com has lots of useful info. Here is an example:
http://www.lowtechcombat.com/2011/04/what-does-21-foot-rule-for-defending.html. Read the article and view the video. I will give you actionable info about this subject in one of the forthcoming self-defense tips.
Raw Combat International on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/user/TeamWuJin has lots of good info, and some nonsense too. Luckily the nonsense has nothing to do with fighting or self-defense, just horsing around by instructors. Go there and see for yourself.
Bodyguard forums at www.bodyguardforums.com. Self-explanatory.
Now, for fun, look what they did to my invention! This just in from Unfinished Man: http://www.unfinishedman.com/the-unbreakable-umbrella-a-self-defense-umbrella/.
For your defense moves to work under stress they must be based on your natural, instinctive reactions, require little strength and limited range of motion, and be proven in fighting experience.
To learn how your natural reactions can instantly defeat any unarmed attack, see the video Basic Instincts of Self-Defense.
Defend Against Weapons
To defend against weapons you have to know how they are used. Also—every stick has two ends … the weapon of attack may become a weapon of defense in your hand …
To learn how the typical street weapons (club, knife, razor) are used by an experienced streetfighter and how to practice with them, see the video Self-Defense: Tools of attack—Club, Hatchet, Blackjack, Knife, Straight Razor.
Staying cool under pressure is more important for self-defense than being physically fit and technically skilled. If you can’t control your mind what can you control?
To learn mental techniques that let you calmly face any threat and act rationally in the heat of a fight, click here.
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