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Video: Kendo Finals in Novi, Michigan

Friday, 12 December, 2014

Detroit Kendo Tournament Finals:


Video: Knife Fighting Takedown – Knee, Cut, Lock

Monday, 24 November, 2014

Knife Fighting takedown variation – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise shows a takedown with a knee to the head, a cut to the hand, and a lock.


Video: Knife Fighting Takedown Variation

Sunday, 23 November, 2014

A step in the right direction – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise demonstrates a variation for a takedown by stepping on the foot.


Video: Takedown in Knife Fighting – for Martial Artists

Saturday, 22 November, 2014

Knife Fighting takedown – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise shows a parry and a takedown, with a finish.


Video: Knife Fighting Forearm Parry for Martial Artists

Friday, 21 November, 2014

The forearm parry and the difference when using a blade on the outer edge vs. the inner edge – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise demonstrates a forearm parry and explains the difference between blade position when countering your […]


Video: Hand Positions for Checking in Knife Fighting

Thursday, 20 November, 2014

The difference in your hand position- As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise explains the difference between two hand positions while checking your opponent.


Video: Three Count Drill for Knife Fighting for Martial Artists

Wednesday, 19 November, 2014

Three-count drill – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise shows a drill for defending a knife attack, slashing at the hand, moving off the attackers line, checking the arm.


Video: Shield Work in Knife Fighting for Martial Artists

Tuesday, 18 November, 2014

From shield to a presser – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise or Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise shows a drill for defending a knife attack, turning your shield arm into a presser to go on the offense.


Video: Basic Knife Fighting Drill

Monday, 17 November, 2014

Put your blade on – As demonstrated by Brian R. VanCise of Instinctive Response Training during a seminar held in Grand Blanc, Michigan, November 9, 2014. VanCise shows a basic drill for defending a knife attack.


Video: Interview with Erik Paulson

Monday, 6 October, 2014

An interview with mma fighter Erik Paulson.