The Man, The Legend: Interview with Richard Dimitri

Posted: July 28, 2018 | Category: Interviews

This interview by Simon Sultana was originally posted on Today, I am writing this special blog along side a special guest who has been an important part of the self defence scene globally for the better part of 25 years. Richard Dimitri is someone who I hold in high regard and have always wanted to […]

My Journey Into The Self-Defense World

Posted: February 26, 2018 | Category: Self-Defense

By Pamela Armitage

It’s difficult to describe the thoughts and emotions that run through you when checking your phone first thing in the morning only to discover a 3am text from a close friend confiding that she had just been raped. Add to that the fact you had an intuitive bad feeling about the date she was going on; and you find yourself searching for answers. What could she have done? What could her friends have done? How could this have been prevented? WTF?! So began my journey into The Self Defense World…

INT. # 6 Inside the Heart of Debi Steven

Posted: August 4, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

Rich here, what can I say? Except this is one of my favourite people on this planet. I love her, she’s pure awesome and probably my biggest inspiration to keep forging on.  What this woman does daily, I haven’t even scratched the surface of, my sister from another set of parents; Debi Steven. My name […]

Int. #5 Inside the Heart of Jim Wagner

Posted: June 30, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

My name is Jim Wagner. Many of you know me from my HIGH RISK column I wrote for Black Belt magazine, a million of you know me from my YouTube channel jimwagnerrbpp, some of you have my books, and others of you are learning about me for the first time here and now. My martial […]

June/July news n’ updates

Posted: June 18, 2015 | Category: News & Announcements

I am in the process of shooting a series of new instructional videos which I am titling ‘Rich Dimitri’s Self Defense Tips n’ Rants’. Volume 1 will be ready and available for download in the shop section before the end of the month with 2 other volumes being released by mid July. My book the […]

My Family the Carnival

Posted: June 1, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

From day 1, April 11th 1994 when I first opened the doors of Senshido at the arrogant age of 24, I’ve attracted some of the best humanity has to offer to surround me across the never ending journey. It’s what set us apart.  If you were a misfit, if you felt alone, if you felt […]

Int. #4: Inside the Heart of Lee Morrison

Posted: May 29, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

My name is Lee Morrison I work the International seminar circuit teaching Combatives to Civilians, Law Enforcement, Security and Military Units. I operate under my company Urban Combatives or UC and am based in the UK.     Q 1. What significant change(s) on a human level, have you gone through over the last decade […]

Int. # 3: Inside the Heart of Tim Larkin

Posted: May 20, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

So for the past 25 years I’ve instructed people on the realities of dealing with imminent violence. My system is called Target Focus Training. The client list has included everyone from the elites of the military and law enforcement community, celebrities, CEO’s, and great people in over 52 countries. I have an instructor cadre of […]

Int. #2: Inside the Heart of Hock Hochheim

Posted: May 11, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

Everybody just calls me Hock, even though some are still compelled to call me “sir.” And I feel uncomfortable with even that title, since I had to call numerous idiots “sir” in the military. I am a former military patrolman and investigator and a former Texas patrolman and investigator. After my retirement in 1997, I […]

Int. #1: Inside the Heart of Mark Hatmaker

Posted: May 7, 2015 | Category: From my Twisted Mind

My first Interview is with Mark Hatmaker, he is the owner and operator of Extreme Self Protection a clearinghouse of old school Boxing, Wrestling, Combination Man (the original MMA athlete), conditioning, and pragmatic street-defense information. He is the author of over 15 books and over 175 training videos and counting. For more information visit his site […]

Q & A: Inside the Heart of a Self Defense Expert

Posted: April 29, 2015 | Category: News & Announcements

Q & A: Inside the Heart of a Self Defense Expert  I’ve done countless interviews all over the world for various magazines, radio shows, newspapers, blogs and the like and some have been great while others were standard, everyday questions but none ever dove into the real heart of the matter; how did and does […]