One Step Self Defense Drill from Black Belt Testing | Women’s Self Defense

Ma’am Cheryl and Mater Jonathan explain this simple One Step Self Defense Drill at a recent Taekwondo Black Belt Testing. The self defense drill goes over some basic defenses against straight punches.

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Reality Of Knife Attacks – Discussion About Real Knife Self Defense

A discussion About Real Knife Self Defense and the Reality Of Knife Attacks. Real Knife fights and self defense situations are nothing like what Hollywood movies show them to be. The Reality Of Knife Attacks is very messy, unpredictable, and extremely dangerous to your health. Knowing how to defend yourself against a real knife attack takes a lot of training and at the end, the best defense is leaving the situation as soon as you can without engaging with the knife or your attacker.

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How To Deal with Random Attacks – Self Defense Tips for Women

Ma’am Cheryl and Master Jonathan teach How To Deal with Random Attacks and how to praactice and train for the randomness of self defense. Self defense can be so chaotic and knowing how to defend yourself from an attacker’s random attacks is a very important factor in you escaping a self defense situation as safely as possible.

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Clinches and Holds – Beginner Sparring Drills | Self Defense For Women

This video goes over clinches and holds in these beginner sparring drills. It is important for a beginner to get grabbed during sparring drills to get you use to having someone in your personal space, which can be quite uncomfortable for most. Learning how to do clinches and holds teaches you how to control someone else as well as how to escape these sparring techniques. These sparring drills can really help you develop good self defense skills assailants trying to control you. Clinches and holds are an element in most styles of sparring. As we all know, in order to be really good at defending yourself, sparring training is a key element. Sparring in itself is unpredictable as most self defense situations are. Martial Arts styles such as taekwondo, where you do a lot of sparring, are more practical for self defense because you aren’t just drilling with theory. You actually learn what sparring skills and self defense skills work for you. This is a key point we teach in our self defense for women workshops.

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Fake Martial Arts World Records

In this video, Master Jonathan Field discusses Fake Martial Arts World Records and what is all involved in doing a legitimate world record in martial arts. But particularly in martial arts breaking. Most world records in martial arts have to do with breaking boards, breaking concrete, or breaking baseball bats as they are quantifiable in both amount of breaking material broken as well as the amount of time it takes to do a world record. Master Jonathan discusses what to look for in a legitimate world record and what is not a martial arts world record.

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