Daily Archives: January 2, 2008

Upper and Lower a Holistic Approach to Martial Arts!

           A good friend of mine once wrote about how the Indonesian Martial Arts take a holistic approach to the Martial Arts that they practice.  This friend, Bob Orlando a great Silat practitioner was refering to how they coordinate … Continue reading

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Blade Edge Awareness!

         Okay anyone who knows me knows that I work with bladed tools quite a bit.  One focus of IRT training is being able to improvise and use any tool that comes to hand.  Blades certainly make up a … Continue reading

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More IRT Videos up at YouTube!

More videos to look at! Definately take a look and enjoy! Look for some hard hitting full contact sparring empty hand and grappling coming in the near future! Copyright Instinctive Response Training LLC 2008 Brian R. VanCise Note: This Blog … Continue reading

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IRT up at YouTube!

Check out a few IRT Videos:   or visit our website store at where DVD’s and Book’s correlating to the videos can be purchased: http://www.instinctiveresponsetraining.com/store.html Copyright Instinctive Response Training LLC 2008 Brian R. VanCise Note: This Blog is opinion only and Instinctive Response … Continue reading

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Alive Training!

          Nothing beats having a great sparring session whether you are focusing on using a tool like a stick or striking with kicking techniques and hand strikes or grappling or putting it all together and letting it all hang … Continue reading

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In the Pursuit of Martial Excellence!

     My whole life has almost been spent in the pursuit of martial excellence.  Whether working with tools of all sorts ie. firearms, blades, sticks, etc. or kicking, striking with the hands, trapping and joint manipulation and grappling.  Instinctive Response … Continue reading

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