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Is there an absolute answer in Knife Defence?

Is there an absolute answer in Knife Defence? Answer – no. I wrote a book on knife defence but if you expected me to say there is an absolute answer to knife defence – just read my book, you’d be wrong. I see a number of clips criticising other approaches, most often to promote the […]

Knife Defence Sucks

Knife Defence Sucks Dealing with a knife empty handed is a really bad place to end up. There are no right answers and no absolutes in knife defence. You’re facing a person with a tool that is far better at damaging the human body than what you have. You’re facing a person who doesn’t need […]

Do size and strength matter in self defence?

Do size and strength matter in self defence? Of course they do. Anyone who says different needs to work with bigger people. While some martial arts will say size and strength do not matter what they really are, or should, be saying is you can learn to deal with size and strength – but they […]

Kindle versions are READY

While I like my reference books in print the Kindle versions are READY (many thanks to my amazing daughter BD Wilson) Here are the links to Amazon.com and .ca (and the .ca price is normal for Canada not like the print version on .ca): Amazon.com Amazon.ca

A much shorter video clip for my knife Defence book, “Watch Out For The Pointy End.”

A much shorter video clip for my knife Defence book, “Watch Out For The Pointy End.” The book is the manual (and more) for the seminar I taught at the Alberta Peace Officer’s 2017 Annual Convention. My book is now Available at: https://www.createspace.com/7457736 Amazon.com

Training knives: Which ones are better?

Training knives: Which ones are better? The book has a section on safety because as fun as training is most people still must be able to at least crawl into work the next day. Eye protection is a good idea and I recommend finding good one, but this post is about training knives. There are […]

Table of Contents “Watch Out For The Pointy End”

Contents FOREWORD 5 HOW TO USE THIS BOOK / MANUAL 7 INTRODUCTION 9 TRAINING: SAFETY FIRST 10 AWARENESS 13 KNIFE ATTACKS 17 HOW TO STAND WHEN DEFENDING AGAINST A KNIFE 22 WHAT IS A DRILL? 26 DRILL: ATTACK WITH THE KNIFE 27 WHY WOULD WE DEAL WITH LARGE MOVEMENTS FIRST WHEN SMALLER MOVEMENTS ARE MORE […]

Small clip to promote my book “Watch Out For The Pointy End”

The following is a small look at where my new knife Defence book, “Watch Out For The Pointy End”, will take you. There is a lot of learning to be done to get to this point, so that you understand and can execute all the principles required to action the techniques shown here. The book […]

My new knife defence book: “Watch Out For The Pointy End” print version is ready.

Watch Out For the Pointy End

My new knife defence book: “Watch Out For The Pointy End” print version is ready. I can be bought at CreateSpace (my preference because we get a little bigger slice as royalties): Watch Out For The Pointy End Or at amazon.com: Watch Out For The Pointy End

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