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9th September 2020

How Do Criminals Choose their Victims?

How Do Criminals Choose their Victims? Looking at a crowd of people walking on...
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5th September 2020

Why Are Some People Targeted for Bullying or Violent Crime

Why Are Some People Targeted for Bullying or Violent Crime Psychologists have known for...
How to Spot Critical Pre-Attack Assault Cues
3rd September 2020

The Truth About Violent Attackers and Self Defence

The Truth About Violent Attackers and Self Defence Violence in the street (Transitional Spaces)...
3 Things YOU Must Do to Fight Fear & Intimidation in Self Defence
29th August 2020

3 P RULE to Defend Yourself in Street Fights

How to Defend Yourself: The 3 P RULE to SURVIVE Street Fights This week...
How to Defend Yourself
26th August 2020

How to Overcome Fear in Street Fights

How to Overcome Fear in Street Fights Most people train martial arts because they...
22nd August 2020

Does Anger Help in a Fight?

There are many people that feel that the best form of self defence is...
3 Self Defence Moves Every Woman SHOULD Know: Women’s Self Defence Tips
15th August 2020

Is the Best Self Defence to Run Away?

People always say the Best Self Defence technique is to run away. Some even...
5 Common Beginners Mistakes to Avoid When Punching Pads | The London Wing Chun Academy
8th August 2020

Beginners Course Starting 10th Aug 2020

Announcing our NEW Beginners Induction Course, 10th August 2020. If you have been thinking...
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8th August 2020

How to Learn Martial Arts at Home by Yourself

How do you train martial arts alone? In fact, how do you train martial...

How Do Criminals Choose their Victims?

How Do Criminals Choose their Victims? Looking at a crowd of people walking on a busy street, how would you choose a victim for a crime? Who would standout to a predatory individual? Well, in this article we’re going to discuss at the issue of victim selection. How criminals choose their victims. Why some people are more likely selected as a victim of crime. So keep reading. Make sure you watch the video above for real self defence examples. Predatory […]

Why Are Some People Targeted for Bullying or Violent Crime

Why Are Some People Targeted for Bullying or Violent Crime Psychologists have known for years that human predators select their prey based on signals given off by their potential victims. In a matter of seconds, the predator acquires a sense of who is and isn’t a suitable target. For every victim that is attacked, many more are past over. Knowing how Bad Guys target victims will help your self defence. So, read on to understand how you can avoid being […]

The Truth About Violent Attackers and Self Defence

The Truth About Violent Attackers and Self Defence Violence in the street (Transitional Spaces) can occur for many reasons. Random acts of violence are rare. Bad guys often think that they’re the heroes of their own story. It’s their narrative that justifies violence. In their mind, they are the victim, and therefore the good guy. Your role in their drama has been defined. Especially when committing a crime. Fighting back may elicit higher degree of violent retaliation. In this article […]

3 P RULE to Defend Yourself in Street Fights

How to Defend Yourself: The 3 P RULE to SURVIVE Street Fights This week we look at the best approach to defend yourself when someone is squaring off to you in an argument in the street fight. Here are 3 simple self defence techniques that could make a difference to your personal safety. Watch our video to learn how to deal with someone trying to intimidate you for a fight in 3 simple rules. We discuss the importance of correct […]

How to Overcome Fear in Street Fights

How to Overcome Fear in Street Fights Most people train martial arts because they don’t want to be hit. In fact, they spend most of their time training against pretend punches in the hope that they will never be hit in the real world. Then how do you overcome fear in street fights? Does this approach help your self defence? I often say to my students, “You must expect to get hit in a real fight. If you think it’s […]

Does Anger Help in a Fight?

There are many people that feel that the best form of self defence is to get angry in a fight. Just watch our video and see for yourself. So this week we ask… Does anger help in a fight? I remember meeting someone who held this view. He said, “I don’t need to learn how to defend myself. I just get angry.” Of course, that’s the worst method of all to defend yourself, getting angry, doesn’t lead to emotional control. […]

Is the Best Self Defence to Run Away?

People always say the Best Self Defence technique is to run away. Some even call it “Run Fu”. But is it really true? Telling people to run away to protect themselves is an easy answer to an often complicated question of self defence. Just watch the video to see for yourself. While it is easy to tell someone to run away there are a few things that you should consider.   Surprise Attacks are Often Criminal Events (e.g. Robbery) Firstly […]

5 Common Beginners Mistakes to Avoid When Punching Pads | The London Wing Chun Academy

Beginners Course Starting 10th Aug 2020

Announcing our NEW Beginners Induction Course, 10th August 2020. If you have been thinking about getting in shape, taking up a new hobby or learning a new skill this year, come along to our new Beginners course. Designed exclusively for Beginners, this course will teach you realistic self-defence for the real world, whilst improving your fitness and confidence. Our approach is simple, professional, and unique to our Academy. Duration: 4 Weeks Class times: Mondays @ 7 – 8:15pm Price: £60 […]

How to Learn Martial Arts at Home by Yourself

How do you train martial arts alone? In fact, how do you train martial arts at home? Well, let’s not be misleading with title of this video. I don’t believe that you can learn a martial art on your own. You do need instruction. You need coaching, you need supervision. But you can train on your own. And you can train to improve your martial art. So, if you’re going to train alone, here’s my three top tips to improve […]