Tag Archives: Knife Control

Overhead Stab Defense: Control

Try This Method for More Safely Arresting Control of the Knife Hand. I’ve noticed a dangerous trend through the years, driven perhaps by the pressing need to control the knife hand during an overhead stabbing defense. The trend seems to be ubiquitous with students starting to learn this defense. If I had…

Three Essentials for Knife Control

Krav Maga Knife Control Self-Defense Essentials Over the years, I’ve seen my share of knife defenses, and while the combative associated with a knife (or more precisely an edged weapon) defense is the very lubrication that facilitates a successful technique, one of the most critical issues with edged weapon defenses – specifically gaining control…