6 Strategies of Self-Defense For The Untrained Man

Contrary to popular belief, there is a big difference between a fight and a self-defense situation. While both may look the same on a physical, combative level, the reason that each participant is there is very different. As a general rule, a fight is a contest involving two or more willing participants, all trying to…

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“8 Ways To Prevent Being A Victim Of A Mugger”

Muggers prowl the streets of many cities and towns looking to prey on the unaware or unprepared. Avoid being an easy target by following these guidelines. Always Be Alert! 1)Dress to discourage unwanted attention from muggers. Some things that might make you a more likely target are: * Dressing like a tourist. If you’re obviously…

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The Pre-Emptive Strike and Self Defense

What should you do if you notice a shadowy figure slowly approaching you on a dark street? Should you wait until their hands are on you, or prepare yourself to fight back before the attack begins? Although many people are blissfully unaware of the potential for violence until it happens to you, what you do…

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“3 Steps For Defending Yourself From A Violent Attack”

Even though most people today realize that crimes happen, but never prepare for the possibility that they themselves will become a crime victim. Regardless of your age, appearance, location, or lifestyle, crimes ranging from home invasions to carjackings to assaults are possibilities that you should prepare for. Too many people assume that the police will…

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The Stark Realities of Street Self Defense

If you watch the news, you’ve probably seen the recent rise in street assaults. Even those who have self defense training or are counting on their tough appearance to dissuade an attacker are not immune to violent crimes. No matter how careful you are, it is impossible to completely avoid the chance of a violent…

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Using a Keychain Personal Alarm For Self Defense

If you’re in the market for self defense, you’ll soon be surprised at the wide variety of tools at your disposal, including stun guns, pepper spray, and even martial arts training DVDs. One of the most common worries with many of these products is that they could be turned against you by an attacker. While this…

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Self Defense On A Keychain?

When choosing self defense products, above all else you must select something that is easy to keep accessible. A self defense device is useless if you can’t have it ready to use the second you need it, or worse, it is sitting at home in the bottom of a drawer. If you are faced with…

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