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Monday, April 12, 2021

Craig Douglas of Shivworks talks about how to manage a strangers aproach

Craig gives you 3 techniques on how to manage a strangers approach, including what to say, how to move and how to prepare your defenses.

VIDEO HERE  (4:08 minutes)

6 comments:

  1. Had a guy pull this kind of approach in a hotel parking lot in Florida (of course). I didn't have a gun because it was a short overnight trip and I just had a carry on bag. That was a mistake on my part. I was also about six weeks post hernia surgery so I wasn't very mobile and I think it showed. I'm a big guy and for someone to approach me says they could sense vulnerability. I managed to make some space between us and kind of fumbled my way through these moves and the guy backed off but I consider it a screw up on my part. When I reconstructed it my head I realized he was trying to get me to get my wallet out so he could grab it and run. Nowadays I valet park every single time it is available. Parking lots are death traps.

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  2. Craig is an awesome trainer - his material is first rate and comes from pressure tested practical experience, and his teaching techniques are spot on and maximize the students' learning and retention. Highly recommended!

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  3. Those are good rules, and the BIG point is to maintain situational awareness, even in familiar stores.

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  4. You can't do anything about being blidesided? Hmm.

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  5. This dude is full of shit!

    Chutes Magoo

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  6. That was informative, Thanks.

    Nemo

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