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Forum: Unarmed Personal Defense

While most here would prefer to always be armed, there are circumstances when being armed is either difficult or not permitted. Whether we carry OC spray or mace, a knife or striking instrument, or rely on martial arts and other hand to hand skills we can discuss it here.

  1. What's your home gym like?

    Started by CDRGlock, April 3rd, 2017 08:39 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 71
    • Views: 2,754
    March 21st, 2018, 12:32 PM Go to last post
  2. Everything Works Sometimes, Nothing Works Sometimes

    Started by Mike1956, September 8th, 2017 03:13 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 345
    March 17th, 2018, 07:13 PM Go to last post
  3. General Martial Arts Training Thread

    Started by DingBat, June 27th, 2016 12:03 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 61
    • Views: 2,621
    March 17th, 2018, 02:31 AM Go to last post
  4. What do I need to learn?

    Started by Fallsrider, June 15th, 2017 10:29 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 1,033
    March 16th, 2018, 11:04 PM Go to last post
  5. Self-Defense from antifa?

    Started by TexMex, September 28th, 2017 03:35 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    442, amendment, ammunition, ar, artist, assault, attack, attacked, attacker, attackers, attacking, beaten, belt, brass, brawl, buck, carry, carrying, combat, defense, domestic terrorists, editorial, emp, engage, favorite, fed, forced, group, hammer, hand, hollywood, improvised, ken, korea, legal, long, lot, martial, military, mob, opinion, pepper spray, police, products, protests, rifle, riot, rioters, riots, safe, safety, scenario, scenarios, self-defense, shots, sight, surviving, target, targets, tent, terrorists, texas, trained, training, unarmed, war, weapon, weapons
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 1,634
    March 8th, 2018, 03:04 PM Go to last post
  6. Kentucky road crew just wants to return home safe!!!!

    Started by nlyric, September 28th, 2017 12:19 PM
    altercation, ar, arm, arrested, assailant, assault, battery, card, home, investigation, ken, long, officer, safe, trooper, wave
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 131
    September 29th, 2017, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  7. How and when to introduce children to martial arts.

    Started by Buku Ringo, September 14th, 2017 11:21 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    america, american, ar, arm, arrested, attempt, awareness, belt, belts, black, children, combat, dangerous, defense, emp, forced, forge, forum, fun, group, guard, hammer, home, illegal, instructor, instructors, judgement, judo, korea, law, long, lot, mag, martial, music, negligent, neighborhood, open, personal, prepare, prepared, prevent, private, progressive, protect, rent, running, safe, safety, self defense, self-defense, shoulder, situational, situational awareness, small, tac, technique, train, training, unarmed, veteran, white, wwii
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 521
    September 27th, 2017, 02:53 AM Go to last post
  8. Good One

    Started by SatCong, September 24th, 2017 02:19 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 98
    September 24th, 2017, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  9. Can we find a way to bring this semi-comatose sub-forum back to life?

    Started by Hopyard, September 2nd, 2017 09:50 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    ar, arm, arms, assailant, attack, attacker, attempt, barrel, beaten, buck, college, defender, defense, disarm, drawing, edged, emp, engage, female, force, forum, fun, guard, gunpoint, hand, protect, require, required, rifle, rob, scenario, semi, shoot, shooter, shoulder, slide, small, suspect, sword, terrorist, texas, train, trained, unarmed, upper, vehicle, weapon, weapons
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 681
    September 6th, 2017, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  10. ABC 7 Chicago: How To Beat An Active Shooter

    Started by Kennydale, June 17th, 2017 04:17 PM
    ar, attempt, attempting, beat, carry, carrying, concealed, concealed carry, concealed carry permit, emp, hand, home, instructor, ken, law, martial, permit, pistol, policy, protection, required, safe, safety, scenario, shooter, shooters, shot, tac, terrorist, training, unarmed, victim, war, weapon
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 869
    August 3rd, 2017, 06:20 AM Go to last post
  11. Traveling with body armor

    Started by CDRGlock, July 7th, 2017 12:02 PM
    armor, hand, iv, united
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 271
    July 7th, 2017, 05:21 PM Go to last post
  12. Lightbulb Using Inanimate Objects For Defense

    Started by Wasp, May 30th, 2017 02:35 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    airplane, always carry, ammo, arm, arms, auto, backpack, belt, blade, blades, blasted, bullet, camper, car, carry, case, concealed carry signs, defense, defensive, edge, fire, firearms, flashlight, forced, forge, fun, guns, hand, home, improvised, inanimate objects as weapons, instructor, law, legal, loaded, long, lot, magazine, military, ops, pocket, police, powder, prepared, scenario, self defense, sharp, sharpener, small, tac, tactical, tactical pen, training, unarmed, Unarmed Defense, war, weapon, weapons, what do I do when I can't carry, white
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,010
    June 18th, 2017, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  13. Canes and Walking Sticks

    Started by Arejay, July 6th, 2016 12:26 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 1,673
    May 31st, 2017, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  14. New heavy bag gloves

    Started by Subhuman, January 23rd, 2017 06:33 PM
    ar, arm, assault, beat, beating, beats, bob, force, hand, home, jacket, lot, martial, open, opinion, price, protect, protecting, protection, punch, punching, training
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 487
    March 31st, 2017, 08:18 AM Go to last post
  15. Basic Theory and Practice of Knife Handling: Vol. 1

    Started by Wasp, July 18th, 2016 10:12 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    007, attack, attacked, attacker, attacks, blade, carry, case, clip, concealing, dagger, defense, defensive, disarmed, drawing, edge, edged, emp, favorite, firearms, folder, folders, forum, gunfight, guns, hand, handgun, home, instructor, knife attack, lot, mark, martial, open, personal, personal defense, range, retention, running, safe, scales, scenarios, shoot, shot, shots, small, stabbed, sword, tent, texas, trained, training, unarmed, usmc, weapon, weapons
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,475
    March 8th, 2017, 06:25 PM Go to last post
  16. Martial arts student slapped with a felony for knocking guy's teeth out.

    Started by Photon Guy, October 15th, 2016 06:30 PM
    15 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 15
    arms, artist, assailant, assault, attempt, attempting, authorities, beat, bob, car, carries, carry class, case, children, combat, concealed, confront, confrontation, constitutional carry, court, dangerous, defense, definition, emp, encounter, firearms, flag, force, forum, gun laws, guns, hand, history, home, innocent until proven guilty, internet, judge, judgement, jury, law, law enforcement, legal, license, logic, looting, lot, martial, news, parking, pepper spray, permit, perp, pistol, police, prosecutor, protection, punch, rage, range, reading, rkba, running, safe, safety, security, self defense, self-defense, shoot, shooting, shot, suspect, target, tent, test, threat, trained, training, unarmed, use of force, vehicle, victim, weapon, weapons, woman
    • Replies: 220
    • Views: 5,502
    March 7th, 2017, 05:04 PM Go to last post
  17. Severe overestimations about one's capabilities

    Started by Betty, February 12th, 2017 08:26 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 1,303
    February 16th, 2017, 08:01 PM Go to last post
  18. American Combatives

    Started by molleur, December 13th, 2016 06:31 PM
    america, american, attacking, blade, defense, forces, forged, guard, instructors, law, mossad, ops, reading, self-defense, soldier, special, sword, train, training, unarmed
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 832
    January 18th, 2017, 11:01 AM Go to last post
  19. BullyProof BJJ

    Started by DingBat, November 15th, 2016 03:28 PM
    arms, carrying, defense, favorite, gear, long, prepare, self defense, semi, train, training
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 562
    November 17th, 2016, 06:21 AM Go to last post
  20. Would you help this girl?

    Started by ExactlyMyPoint, November 14th, 2016 03:51 PM
    altercation, america, american, ar, beating, compare, concert, dangerous, defense, female, group, hand, justification, legal, murder, muslims, officer, police, punch, rape, russia, self defense, threat, violent, woman
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 657
    November 15th, 2016, 08:43 AM Go to last post
  21. Matter-of-Fact Eleven Year Old

    Started by hackberry, November 12th, 2016 08:25 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    ar, encounters, group, hammer, hand, home, jury, lawyer, punched, range, violence, war, woman
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 622
    November 13th, 2016, 05:33 PM Go to last post
  22. When To Hit First

    Started by Badey, November 3rd, 2016 09:46 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    ar, arm, arms, assault, attack, attackers, bear, bullet, card, children, concert, defense, defensive, draw, emp, fanny, fanny pack, forge, hand, home, internet, invade, lawful, legal, lot, mark, officer, pack, personal, pocket, police, products, punch, robbery, self defense, self-defense, shootings, shot, sight, stack, stainless, threat, threatening, victim
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 931
    November 5th, 2016, 10:52 AM Go to last post
  23. Any good SD style training for my teen daughter

    Started by Doogie, June 30th, 2016 08:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    ar, ars, attack, attacked, attacker, belt, belts, black, college, defense, encounters, female, force, forced, group, guard, hand, home, instructor, instructors, judo, long, lot, martial, military, mugging, perp, personal, personal protection, personal safety, police, protection, punch, punching, range, safe, safety, scenario, security, self defense, semi, shooting, small, tac, tactical, target, technique, training, usa, victims, weapons
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 692
    November 4th, 2016, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  24. The Trust Bag

    Started by ExactlyMyPoint, August 23rd, 2016 02:09 AM
    buck, bullet, bullets, personaldefenseforum, purse, range, trigger, violence
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 545
    October 1st, 2016, 12:37 PM Go to last post
  25. Teen BJJ Girl "Owns" Male Cyber-bully

    Started by jmf552, August 27th, 2016 04:31 PM
    altercation, authority, battery, bench, case, confrontation, court, crime, defense, fun, guard, judges, lady, liberal, long, news, personal, police, recall, security, senior, survived, woman
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 748
    September 28th, 2016, 10:06 PM Go to last post

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