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Kicking Skills and Drills Clinic February 7, 2015 in Grand Blanc, Michigan

Tuesday, 13 January, 2015

Upcoming Seminar: Kicking Skills and Drills Clinic Saturday February 7th @ 10:00AM to 1:00PM + $5.00/person at the door. Working old school drills, muscle building exercises, Focus Drills, Partner Stretches, and sparring Drills Held at Masters & Champions Martial Arts 3166 Tri Park Dr. Grand Blanc, Michigan 48439 http://www.mastersandchampions.net/


FAST Defense Workshop – February 22, 2015, in Midland, Michigan

Saturday, 10 January, 2015

A team of FAST Defense instructors will be in Midland, Michigan Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 to instruct an adult self protection course. FAST Defense teaches Award Winning assertiveness and self protection skills. In a fun and safe environment, this dynamic 3 hr. program effectively teaches: § Awareness skills that allow you to detect a potential […]


Stick Fighting Seminar – April 25-26, 2015, in Midland, Michigan

Friday, 9 January, 2015

Mark your calendars. This will be fun and educational. Coming this April – Dog Brothers Stick Fighting – Instructed by Guro Marc “Crafty Dog” Denny Saturday, April 25th and Sunday, April 26th, 2015. The Academy Martial Arts and Fitness is excited to host a stick fighting seminar instructed by Guro Marc Denny. Marc is the […]


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.