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Video: Three-Count Knife Fighting Drill

Friday, 19 February, 2016

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: Knife Fighting Shield Work

Friday, 29 January, 2016

Knife fighting self defense: 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 Self Defense Drill

Monday, 25 January, 2016

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: San Soo Kung Fu Techniques for Self Defense

Saturday, 9 January, 2016

Three of the most popular Aikido Self Defense Techniques – Video

Tuesday, 5 January, 2016

Shot at Rick Mirandette’s school, in Kentwood, Michigan, in 1995. Rick Mirandette demonstrates two basic aikido self defense moves. And here he demonstrates some more aikido self defense techniques: One more aikido self defense technique: And here’s an interview with Rick about aikido and his self defense techniques:


Video: Grappling with the Tonfa

Monday, 2 November, 2015

Wielding the tonfa as a grappling weapon – around the neck.


Video: Aikido Self Defense Moves

Monday, 26 October, 2015

Shot at Rick Mirandette’s school, in Kentwood, Michigan, in 1995. Rick Mirandette demonstrates two basic aikido self defense moves.


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: ยง Awareness skills that allow you to detect a potential […]


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.