Category: Methods

Patterns within Patterns

Last week I wrote about a similar context, but this week I’m expanding the subject matter. This week, I want to focus on 1) familiar positions and 2) patterns in training. Where you can, find patterns that are effective and repeatable, and as you identify those patterns, train those complex motor skills…
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The Technique Inside the Technique

In the video below, I’m outlining an example of how to think about the idea of “the technique inside the technique.” Simply, once initiated, what can a Krav Maga practitioner do to optimize his/her outcome? As a guide, I typically ask (at any point in the movement), am I power, balanced, and…
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Krav Maga’s Shortest Line

In the video below, I’m taking a few minutes to explain Krav Maga’s short line, and more specifically how the contact point of a weapon isn’t a reliable indication of where the short line exists. Instead, we must consider the size and shape of the part of the body being targeted, as…
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Krav Maga & the Pistol

In the video below, you’ll see me demonstrating at the outdoor GZTac range. I’m shooting a course of fire – 10 rounds at an AR500 steel silhouette from just over 12 yards (approximately 40 feet). I’m shooting by utilizing the GZTac grip and the back half (or so) of the GZTac presentation…
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