Many people do energetics. If you want to move energy, this is one player that, although simple, is very essential. Grandmaster Michael Patrick explains why this works as well as how to use it.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick explains the use of the superficial and deep pulse points as used in TCM and then shows how to manipulate the points with technique.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick explains how Setting the Base will greatly increase the efficiency of your joint locks. What many people do not realize is there are multiple kinds of bases. There are skeletal, muscular, energetic, and neurological bases. Time did not permit to go into each and every one, but an overview of bases is demonstrated.
Another great defensive pistol League scenario. This one is a bump in the night. Think of it like you’re reaching for your nightstand and dealing with one or possibly multiple […]
Great stage at the defensive pistol League in Frostproof Florida simulating dragging your buddy backwards while engaging targets. This was 125 lb sled
Grandmaster Michael Patrick explains how to utilize extensors and flexors in techniques.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick reveals the commonality that many joint locks share with S-Lock and why it is considered the base technique from which the DSI does much of its teaching.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates the principles of the player to the game, harmonics.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates the player to the game, vibration and how it is different from harmonics.
Grandmaster Mike Patrick demonstrates the Cut Kick, which can really cripple the leg!
Grandmaster Michael Patrick revisits the Chicken Wing wrist lock to make it hurt even more!
Borrowing from Modern Arnis, Grandmaster Michael Patrick examines the chicken wing joint lock.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick shows how to create pain on contact with a 2-finger come-along joint lock.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates how to dramatically increase the pain levels of the gooseneck joint lock.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates the importance of creating pain immediately on contact with a technique that seminar participants often struggle to get right.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates how to convert a read naked choke into a potentially lethal or disabling attack! As with the last technique, exercise extreme caution with this one. The pain hits extremely fast and the neck can be severely and permanently injured with this technique. In fact, it can be lethal! This is for educational purposes only!
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates how quickly the neck can be injured. This information is for educational purposes only. Neither Michael Patrick nor the DSI advocate doing this to anyone. Please exercise extreme caution and judgment!
Grandmaster Michael Patrick borrows from a childhood trick to show the effect of balance control plus structural / spinal locking.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick covers why many applications of Players to the Game such as harmonics, waveform, etc., seem to fail and shows how to fix the problem!
I pick this up along the way in learning various things. Easy to quickly manufacturer a weapon that has been tested on organic media and tested successfully
Grandmaster Michael Patrick borrows from the firearms field the concept of Double Tap and applies it to unarmed combat.
Here is a technique that can help our young people it’s called the push off. This is where the child brings both legs up and pushes off on the sides […]
Grandmaster Michael Patrick covers some tips for handling someone resisting a technique, such as an Arm Bar, while using Players to the Game.
Grandmaster Michael Patrick demonstrates the subtlies of activating pressure points which are often overlooked, even by experienced Martial Artists.