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Paul-E-Palooza 3 Recap: Managing Unknown Contacts with Craig Douglas (SouthNarc)

Craig Douglas teaching students what exactly is involved in a criminal assault.

Photos are courtesy of Dark Star Gear Immediately after part one of Cecil Burch’s Combative Applications of Chokes class, I stayed in the “Sand Pit” where the combatives courses of Paul-E-Palooza 3 were held to take Craig Douglas’ Managing Unknown

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Paul-E-Palooza 3 Recap: Chris Fry’s Small Knife Primer Class

One of the many awesome things about Paul-E-Palooza 3 was that Chris Fry ran this class on both days so that just about everybody attending the event had a chance to go. Chris is a beast and knows his stuff. I would not

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SouthNarc’s Managing Unknown Contacts

Classic reading. This document is a situational awareness primer that applies to open carriers, concealed carriers, or those not carrying guns. Seriously go take a Shivworks class or sign up for Paul E Palooza 3.  Click here to Download SouthNarcManagingUnknownContactsUPDATED Click

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Depth, not breadth.

Awesome article. SBG Bartlett This is from something I posted in 2008. This was based on a conversation I had with Tom after a training session with Tom, Adam and Rory Singer, Matt Thornton and Brian Stromberg. Hope you don’t

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The Instructor’s Endorsement Log

Given the prevalence of cross-training in the martial arts and firearms world, it makes sense for instructors to have an easy method of fielding questions from students about content from other instructors in a manner that is efficient and minimizes

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