Staff Fighting for Modern Combat
The staff is one of the oldest weapons known to man. This simple tool, useful for hunting, herding, and defense; has withstood the test of time for its practicality. It is the purpose of this manual is to demonstrate that this age old weapon still is extremely effective for self defense in the modern world.
This book is filled with over 100 color photographs depicting simple methods of using the staff for practical street fighting.
It covers three easy to learn fighting methods based on using the weapon for blocks, strikes, and thrusts:
1) The Two Handed Grip Method - emulates rifle / bayonet fighting used by the armed forces
2) The One Hand Grip - for quick reaction strikes and thrusts
3) The Sword Grip Method - techniques of the Samurai sword
The book also covers:
Training / conditioning drills
Defenses Against Weapons
All of the instruction is taught step by step with detailed photographs and explanations. Great for the beginner as well as the experienced martial artist, this manual to WILL INCREASE YOUR SELF-DEFENSE SKILLS to be prepared for the ever increasing violent world!