How to Control Every Moment of a Self-Defense Attack (The Asking Hand – Part 1)

How to control every single moment of a self-defense attack. People ask me what to do if somebody throws a powerful hook at them, or an uppercut, or a fast one-two combo. They worry about grabs, and takedowns, and clinches, but what if whatever they try to do to you didn’t really matter? I mean imagine: what it […]

Basic Hand to Hand Self Defense : How to Defend Against Different Grabs

Hi. I’m Tres Tew. I’m an instructor at Yeshua’s Ryu Martial Arts and on behalf of Expert Village, I’m going to be talking to you a little bit about open hand combat. Now we are going to talk about defense against grabs and there’s several ways to do this. You can either use wrist locks, or you can […]

Self Defense Tips & Techniques for Women : How to Block Punches in Women’s Self Defense

Now that you have some strikes under your belt, let me teach you how to block in case one of those strikes are actually directed towards you. I’m going to teach you blocks number 1 and 2, so let’s get into it. Get into your horse stance; feet apart, knees bent, knees out, back straight and fists at […]

Self Defense Tips & Techniques for Women : How the Horse Stance Works in Women’s Self Defense

I have these 2 fine gentlemen with me to show you, now watch what happens. I’m going to get into my horse stance, feet out, heels behind my toes, I’m going to come down and put my fist back next to my side. Shaun is going to try and push me over that way. Okay Shaun go for […]