Since February 1995 Guru Mike has been focused on close range combatives, especially Indonesian and Filipino martial arts. He trained extensively with Guru Ken Pannell in Sikal and has a deep understanding of the realities of weapon usage and defense. He specializes in joint locks and balance disruption and has used his training in the "real world" to protect himself and others both as a "good samaritan" and while working as a security professional.
New Event: Karambit Seminar
Greenfield, IN on June 1, 2013
New Blog Post: Burying My Brother
New blog post - Strengthened Through Stress
Added article "The Play is the Thing."
I wrote this article ~10 years ago and it has resurfaced several times recently.
Added patches to the merchandise catalog.
Currently we're only taking pre-orders (at a discount) to try to get the money to get a batch of them produced as soon as possible.