For Want of an Injury

For want of an injury, the solution was lost. For want of a solution, the intent was lost. For want of intent, the initiation was lost. For want of initiation, the target was lost. For want of a target, the body was lost. For want of a body, the mind was lost. For want of […]

Stop! Hammer Time

We don’t sell hammers—we teach hammering. Search the google-sphere for framing hammers, you’ll see everything from a $345 all-titanium super-hammer to the good old fashioned $24 generic California framing hammer. Nothing too dissimilar from the rock our ancestors tied to the top of a stick to help accelerate a hard object into another object to […]

As we head into our 30th year…

…the work continues without pause, unabated. We train and teach violence as a survival tool constantly, never off the mats for more than two days in a row. We are in classes three days a week, with six-hour Saturdays every month (seventeen in a row so far).  We continue to hold multi-day seminars, both public […]