Kelly Muir demonstrates the proper technique for using your knee as a weapon that can deal devastating strikes. When you are confronted by an attacker, and the distance is within two arms’ length, you will most likely be unable to use your elbows or hands to inflict pain. This is the perfect position to apply crippling knee strikes. Using your knee doesn’t require much distance. In fact, all you need is enough room to quickly and decisively raise your knee into their quadriceps or the inside of their leg. A knee strike can cause serious pain and/or make the attacker let go of you so you can either escape or give yourself room to draw your defensive weapon.
If you are a firearm instructor who teaches defensive shooting, you obviously need a range to teach at. In this video, Chuck Usina, the owner of the Ancient City Shooting Range, shares his thoughts on how a new firearm instructor should go about establishing a professional relationship with a range. Understanding the range owner and/or…Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to refine his shooting position. Whenever you are training for defensive shooting, you should try to maintain a natural and neutral stance with your feet about equidistant from the target and your weight forward. Related videos: Problem Solving on the Range: Realistic Engagement…Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus is with Chuck Usina at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida to talk about how range owners can find good firearm instructors to teach courses. Chuck advises doing research on what the firearm instructors teach, checking to make sure they have positive feedback, and actually talking to former students. Don’t…Watch Now >>