Adrenalin can he a positive or negative factor, depend- ing on the individual. The fourth chapter deals with defending against knife attacks. Tfou should be able to control your mind and the degree of Injury yem inflict on your attacker. Kcmcmber this when assuming a fiance, prac- ticing footwork, elc. As for the book, I found it contained good, solid information on basic attacks. Your mind must be free from prearranged techniques and instead be programmed for direct, violent action.
This will open his defense. It seems crazy to recall being rendered sightless by tears of joy in the company of murderers, shot-callers, and stone-hearted life termers. If you just pick up a sharp tool knife or shank or piece of metal and suddenly need to use it as a weapon, this book tells you how. Fear of pain and fear of injury are two of the greatest anxieties of the self-defense student. When it comes to increasing your chances of surviving, even the best martial arts schools are no match for the hard lessons learned in brutal institutions like Folsom Prison. With all techniques, avoid exag- gerated movements.
The lay out is clear and the pictures are of good quality. In through the nose and out through the mouth. . Many people, especially in the Martial arts, claim to teach techniques that work against the blade. The knife is then quEekly retracted and the assailant will con- tinue to pump multiple stabs into the victim.
For experienced fighters, single blows are too easy to block and do not create opening in the opponent's defense. Cut the hamstring Just above the back of the knee, or stab the torso if your knife does, not have a cutting edge, This is but one of many situations that would enable yon lo gain eon I ml of your opponent's leg, Once you have control of his leg. Keck The neck is a vital target from any angle. Pentcost first gives a list of basic principles. Serving a sentence at Folsom is like earning a PhD in staying alive.
My thoughts on the book are summed up as, dont waste the money on this book and if you have a chance to read it, pass. Yon must expect to receive some damage in any light, lb think otherwise wilt destroy your concentration in an actual attack. I really disagree with a lot this guy says. Good guys use fists and guns. Remember, kicking stability is promoted by the elimination of resistance, and you will be facing resistance: when assaulted by a gang. Serving a sentence at Folsom is like earning a PhD in staying alive. Contrary to self-defense magazines, I will not insult your intelligence by providing prearranged techniques for unarmed defense against armed, multiple attackers.
This elementary require- ment la loo often Ignored In training. One of Ihe most beneficial methods of breath control training is combining correct breathing techniques during weight lifting and running. Tb develop a tough menial attitude takes lots of time and, as much effort as you can provide, Lt means going a little— or a lot— further than the other guy. Knife work is brutal stuff, and Put 'Em Down is one of the few resources I've encountered which properly stresses that aspect. The most effective is a tikk! In the civilian world I find its value heightened tenfold. After this another list is offered concerning proper stance. As it is, Folsom is mentioned only once, in the beginning of the book.
New situations will add In your experience and knowledge, so situational training is very important. Ko matter how tough arid determined you are during full-contact training, you must remember that it is only training. Most offered titles on everything from document This title brings back important memories from a great and terrible time. You should present a confident image at all times- This often can prevent an attack. The techniques demonstrated are very simplistic, and mostly llimited to stabbing techniques with little slashing, which is due to the fact that all shanks have tips, but not always sharp edges.
I guarantee he will nut bite your hand. But then there is little need for putting it in the title. This is a natural defense. Your lead hand is extended and open, ready to strike. Eliminate the complexity and quantity of any techniques you must use to defend yourself, 1 1 Finisii the Job. Especially once the blades come out. The information is presented in a clear and factual manner.