The Elephant in the Dojo…Duress!

In 1996 Peyton Quinn published a book through Paladin Press called “Real Fighting: Adrenaline Stress Conditioning through Scenario-based Training.”  In this book the Bulletman training suit was first introduced to me.  If you’re not familiar, this was basically a giant suit of padded armor with a huge helmet that allowed a simulated attacker to be hit with almost full force […]

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Introduction to Combatives :

Why we choose Combatives and train the way we do Before I can answer that question I have to pose another question.  “Why is a 19 year old crack addict with a rusty screw driver and zero training far more likely to be successful at violence than a veteran martial artist?”   This is the question that drove me out […]

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