240 - Aide-mémoire: April '22 week four (blunt/ blade)
Wed 27/04/22 Stroud workshop content
This month’s focus has been using blunt objects as defensive weapons predominantly against edged weapon attacks.
All content is designed for members of the public ONLY and therefore must take into account legal themes that dominate this study. For this reason the tactics are quite restricted when compared to other countries, especially the U.S.A where carrying items such as batons is allowed for personal defence - here in the UK that is a prosecutable offence whatever the context so ideas have been limited to purely those that keep students within the law at all times.
We started with a recap of the month, striking, some adaptions of some ideas and a continued theme of targeting the neck when grappling.
Here’s the breakdown for student revision: