Police defensive tactics instructor and 20 year police veteran George Vranos teaches his hand to hand combat system in this amazing instructional video. Vranos, a boxing & grappling coach blends these two proven fighting styles into one of the most practical street fighting systems ever seen on video. Vranos says "Athletes makes the best street fighters, so let's train like athletes."
This is not a standard defensive tactics video where each compliance technique is demonstrated on a stationary cooperative subject. In the real world an officer will face a hundreds of highly resistive and combative subjects. Many times these subjects are already engaged in ongoing physical conflicts when the officer arrives.
The Yoshinkan Complete Set of Techniques is available in an incredible 3 DVD box set. This is regarded as the most complete collection of Aikido techniques on any video set. Techniques are demonstrated by Soke Gozo Shioda and instruction is performed and explained by top Yoshinkan instructors: Tsutomu Chida, Hitoshi Nakano, and Tsuneo Ando. Full English narration.
Volume 3 of the NHB training series teaches you the secret of submission chains a series of techniques that combines punishing, joint-wrenching submission holds into natural progressions. When performed as drills, they teach you how to set up and apply dozens of different finishing holds and smoothly transition from one technique to another. When applied in a fight, they enable you to automatically apply the best submission technique for the situation, as well as how to counter your opponent's counters so you stay in control.
In the second volume of Hatmaker's new NHB training series, the secrets of the shoot and double-leg takedown are revealed. This is the most basic yet critical skill for all serious mixed martial arts practitioners. He also shares little-known secrets that will improve your stance, footwork, entries and finishes, and tremendously improve your shooting skills.
No-holds-barred (NHB) fighting is the most realistic and demanding combat sport in existence today. It is also one of the few “sport” activities that effectively develops real-world self-defense skills. The key to success in NHB and on the street is being a total fighter. And the key to becoming that fighter is Mark Hatmaker’s explosive new NHB training series.
Grappling in any "live" situation is really last resort stuff. The priority - if avoidance and escape is not an option - is pre-emptive action via ballistic impact. If you have ended up on the ground, then a mistake has been made and you will have to make the best out of a bad situation - and quickly. The priority is to hurt your combative subject and get back to your feet as soons as you can.