I'm on vacation and enjoying meeting with some Silat practitioner's in Bali, Indonesia. This country is beautiful and I have to say that the Silat I have seen and practiced has been very high.
Definitely enjoying my time here! ;)
If confronted with a handgun during a violent encounter and you have to engage then you want to be offline and gain control. Grabbing the handgun gives you control of the weapon and it also can shut the weapon down by causing a malfunction if the opponent fires it. Of course in IRT we are...
Okay we know through science that head trauma is not good. It could have
some really negative impact on you later in life. CTE is no joke....
So how much "head trauma" have you had?
For myself: I have had head trauma from football, kickboxing and tournament fighting.
I have concussions in...
Okay, so I am cooking and drinking wine right now while eating some gouda cheese.
My curiosity is peaked in wanting to know what other people like in regards to cheese
when they are having some wine?
Curious minds want to know???
Here is a recent blog post focusing on Aerobic and Anaerobic exercise:
The Instinctive Edge
One of the most important things you can do for your life is to stay fit and in shape.
This is even more important in a moment of violence!
This thread is all about successful real world knife disarms and defense!
Feel free to post any video that meets this criteria!
I will start us off with two that I recently featured on my blog The Instinctive Edge:
I am a big fan of training in a very demanding way. I know it will not be for everyone and I understand that some people have work/life restrictions that inhibit their being able to train as hard as they would like to. Still as a martial practitioner I believe you should work on your technique...
So did you enjoy John Wick 2?
I thought it was good but not nearly, anything as good as the first one.
That doesn't mean I won't watch it when it comes to cable just that the first
one hit it out of the ball park.
People have seen the trailer's of Keanu training his firearms skills and they...
I can't wait to be back in the great state of Michigan this fall at Masters and Champions!
If you are looking for some serious training then come and join us on Sunday, November 13th from 1 to 5pm.
See you on the mats!.
My good friend Bob Orlando has passed away. He was a
one of a kind martial practitioner and will be greatly missed
by us all. Truly a legend.
Two of his greatest works were the books:
Indonesian Fighting Fundamentals and
Martial Arts America
R.I.P. Bob we will greatly miss you as you
Hey everyone, I thought I would let you know that my good friend Sensei Mal McRae will be here in Las Vegas on September 4th. If you are interested in seeing some of the highest level Aikido in the world then please join us!
Here is the blog post: Ki Fusion Aikido With Mal McRae
Here is his...
Here is a blog post regarding what I offer at the Las Vegas Martial Arts Academy:
The Instinctive Edge
We have recently just relocated our location that is more conveniently located for everyone in Las Vegas!
3250 N. Tenaya Suite 109
Las Vegas, NV 89129