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.
Ankle Holsters offer one unique advantage for defensive firearms carry, as they place your defensive tool in a location that most people do not think to look. Danny Pieratti prefers ankle carry and demonstrates proper presentation from that position in this video.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 >>
Factors that influence which Kydex outside the waistband holster you prefer include Kydex quality, ride height and cant. Rob Pincus presents another issue that isn’t talked about as much: the percentage of the gun’s profile that is off centerline and being pressed up against the body. When a greater percentage of the gun presses on…Watch Now >>