Volume 1 WWW.DARKGIFTCOMBAT.COMIssue 5 September 08, 200809/08/08
Houston Premier Reality Based Martial Arts &
Combative Fitness & Nutrition
Your monthly guide toCombative Techniques, Tactical Airsoft, MilSim and Combative Fitness & Nutrition
D.G.C.F.S. Gross Motor Skill Set
Mr.& Mrs. Traylor Owner &Founders of D.G.C.F.S. System.
.Gross motor skills 1Mike’s Fitness Corner 2Coming events 4Taken it To the street 5Gross motor skills 6Ready to carry a knife 7Airsoft products 8N.F.O.C.A. 9Are You In A Sport ArtAnd Don't Know It 10A Warrior's Path 12IKE & the aftermath 13Links to good places 14
We again have some GREAT guest writers in this issue and we are excited that theyhave agreed to write for us.OK, Now D.G.C.F.S. Syllabus is an ever evolving growing adapting combative science.What makes D.G.C.F.S. so different from T.M.A., M.M.A. is that we look at combat notas sport or self perfection
“but perfection in combat”
although we do not exclude selfperfection it is just a by product just as a black belt is, WE are a R.B.M.A. trainingcenter a BLACK BELT for us is a by product. Teaching you to SURIVIE is the GOAL.D.G.C.F.S. starts from the very essences of
FEAR & PRIDE
, Why? Fear & Pride isyour enemy.
that adrenaline dump that gets you when you are scared or startled. You knowthat FLINCH, That gross motor movements that the human body naturally reverts to ina panic induced state. That heart pounding reaction to what is happening or about tohappen.
is a high or inordinate opinion of one's own dignity, importance, merit, orsuperiority, whether as cherished in the mind or as displayed in bearing, conduct, etc
Ihave trained with Martial Arts Instructors, Masters, and Combat Instructors that sometimes fall in to that category. IF you think you know it all or IF you do not want to seethe TRUTH, PRIDE before the fall.Those 2 things Ladies and Gentleman can stop you from growing as a person and aMartial Artiest and Combat Instructor.D.G.C.F.S. starts your training with simple gross motor techniques, but what are
Gross motor skills
- well simply they are large-muscle groups like squads, hams,biceps and triceps ect. In fact, they are enhanced by the affects of fear and stress.
There fore it makes total sense to rely on gross motor skills when a self-defense response is needed and can be applied under stressfulcircumstances.
level in the Gross Motor Skill set we teach at D.G.C.F.S. isthe FLINCH Drills, These flinch drills work from our PASS AGGRESSIVE stance. Itcounters punching and tackles and teaches how to handle the ADRENALINE DUMP.Our hands start in the surrender position palms facing out and fingers up. To theuntrained eye it looks like you give and you do not want a problem. This is also goodfor eyewitnesses to help IF you go to court “
That is anther article
” In this position youare giving the assailant visual cues that you are not aggressive, but the whole time youare ready to open a can of whoop ass “
which is not resalable
” Since your hands areup you can protect against any punches that are coming at you or IF they try to tackleyou.CONTINUED on page 6Page1