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You have a gun. They have a knife. How do you handle this situation? Close-quarters-combat expert Rob Pincus shows you in this exclusive self-defense video!

Rob Pincus is an internationally known firearms trainer who teaches both end-user and instructor-development self-defense courses. In this exclusive self-defense video, this close-quarters-combat expert shows you how to use a technique called "duck under to side control" in a situation when you have a handgun and an attacker with a knife threatens your safety

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Edged-weapons expert Michael Janich delineates what he considers the ideal way to grip your knife so as not to lose your weapon -- or your fingers -- in the event of an altercation requiring you to draw your blade!

In this exclusive video, edged-weapons expert Michael Janich discusses the three main criteria constituting a good knife grip and explains his favorite, which he calls "the Filipino grip." With more than 35 years of martial arts and edged-weapons experience, Michael Janich is one of America's best-known knife-fighting experts. Michael Janich was featured on the cover of Black Belt magazine in September 2009 and later inducted into the prestigious Black Belt Hall of Fame as the 2010 Weapons Instructor of the Year. Widely recognized as an authority on edged-weapon design who's designed knives for Spyderco, the Masters of Defense knife company, and BLACKHAWK!, Michael Janich has served as the special projects coordinator for Spyderco and has offered state-of-the-art tactical training as co-host of The Best Defense on the Outdoor Channel.

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Kelly McCann explains what to do in the event of a slashing knife attack in this EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW for the highly anticipated companion-DVD collection for his acclaimed book, Combatives for Street Survival: Hard-Core Countermeasures for High-Risk Situations. This three-DVD series takes you into the nuts and bolts of fighting as McCann shows you in his inimitable style how to destroy someone who's trying to hurt you. Each disc contains an optional caption track with chapter/page references to the book, making these DVDs part of an essential multimedia package!

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Commando Krav Maga founder and chief instructor Moni Aizik demonstrates a body-assist weapon disarm referred to as "The Wiz" in this exclusive video footage. Commando Krav Maga, aka CKM, focuses on defeating armed attackers, promoting quick finishes and disengagements as a means of escalation avoidance. For more information on this and other techniques, see the February 2010 issue of Black Belt.

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