Tag Archives: Handgun Defense

Cupping the Handgun

In the video below, I’m showing the three scenarios where cupping the handgun during a Krav Maga handgun defense to a threat from the front must be applied. These applications assume the defender has developed substantial skill in the lessons taught in the previous two week’s videos (single handed defenses to the…
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Handgun for Righties

Check out the video below. I’m offering a solution to another common problem – that is, dealing with a left and/or right-handed gunman wielding a pistol – using the same movement and the same defending hand (right hand redirecting as a preference of the defender). Try this the next time you train;…
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Best Handgun Defense: Behind the Elbow (Part 3)

This week I’m finishing up the discussion of handgun behind the elbow with part three of a three part series on the subject. Pay close attention to the finishing issues that should be considered as you complete this defense. As always, extrapolate these concepts wherever you can to make your understanding of…
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Handgun: CDP

In the video below, I’m illustrating one of the foundational issues in making handgun defenses – the transition from redirection into the entry and control position. When done properly, this process is highly effective; if you make a common mistake, not so much. Check it out!
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