Nick shows you how to use the Open Hand Strikes effectively and safely. From the knife edge to the eye strike to the palm heel strike, you will learn each variation and the targets associated.
Knees are one of the most effective close quarter's combat weapons. You will learn when and where to utilize the various knee strikes available.
Closed fist strikes are dangerous if not trained correctly. Nick will show you not only how to use various closed fist strikes - but just as importantly - how to train the closed fist so that you do not incapacitate yourself in a real situation.
There are many kicks available throughout the various martial arts and combatives programs. In these videos you will learn what works and what doesn't for various real world situations.
Elbow strikes can not only cause massive damage to your attacker - they can also be employed from a wide variety of situations and scenarios. You will learn all of the different types of elbows as well as the targets.
How to stand is usually not taught in many combatives programs. Nick will show you why this is one of the most important aspect to learn - practice AND utilize.
Regardless of what some leading "experts" will tell you - Conditioning can be a critical factor in your survival of a real world attack. NickHughesCombatives.com has an entire section on Combat Conditioning drills and exercises that you can use anywhere!
If you have someone that you can train with, then add these partner Combat Conditioning drills and exercise to your regimen to take your skill set to a higher level. These include conditioning, stress inoculation, multiple target drills and more.
There are 5 basic principles and skills that will help you escape from any hold in a real life situation. Nick covers these in detail and shows you how to train them with a partner to increase your competency.
Nick covers and teaches you how to recognize and escape the 5 most common holds in real life street or combatives situations. You will learn the early, mid and late phase escapes and counters in the Phase 2 section of Nick Hughes Combatives.
You may have learned techniques or tactics though your training - but rarely will you cover the 3rd critical ingredient in a complete Combatives Program - Mindset! Nick will discuss all 3 of these in details in every video segment to help you become a complete Combatives student.
While most Combatives or Self Defense trainers or schools cover many very good techniques - Nick Hughes Combatives is the only one that will show and discuss the skills necessary to avoid attacks, get out of situations and keep yourself safe without engaging in physical confrontations.
Also known as the Minimum Recommended Daily Requirements, these training sections are split into Beginner - Intermediate - Advanced daily training outlines covering everything from Combat Conditioning to actual technique practice and implementation. Follow the M.R.D.R. outlines and you will gain fitness and skill level quickly.
Each video segment has an active Q & A segment. You can ask any question regarding the specific technique, how and when to use the technique, or whatever else you are having a challenge with - Nick will answer them all!
Nick Hughes Combatives will host multiple on-site live training opportunities around the US and World. These are multi-day events and cover all Phases of Nick Hughes Combatives, Live Scenario training and even Certified Instructor options.
If you are looking for a path to gain rank in Nick Hughes Combatives, we have that option. While it is not for everyone - and requires you to test directly with Nick, if you chose to follow this path you will have opportunities to gain official recognition for your skill and training.
Member satisfaction is our Number #1 priority here at Nick Hughes Combatives. We want you to make the most of the features and training available on NickHughesCombatives.com, so we’ll always take the time to help you if you’re struggling with anything. But if you find that it’s not for you, you have a full 30 days to let us know and we’ll happily refund you in full.