Video: Defending against side control with edged weapons

Acie Mitchell, founder and chief trainer for TNT Defense, demonstrates how to defend yourself when you’ve been forced to the ground, placed into a side control by the subject, and then have to deal with a sudden and previously unseen knife attack. As Acie says in the video, “This is a deadly force situation — he didn’t knock me down for some pillow talk.” Check out the video and talk with your own DT trainers on how they’d advise you deal with this kind of situation.

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