Well, that is probably one of the toughest questions for any self-defense instructor to answer. Because one thing we all know is that in anything we do that “Practice Makes Perfect” but let me take that just one step further… “Perfect Practice Makes Perfect” . You see it is simply not enough to learn a skill, let’s take woodworking as Read more…


The Self Defense Company of Greater Boston is proud to announce its new Cable Television Show “Common Sense Self-Defense” in cooperation with Winchester’s WinCam Media. The first episode is available here on our website or at wincam.org on demand


“Never and I mean NEVER go into any situation without a tactical edge and arming yourself with a little NASTY surprise may mean the difference between going home, and going to the morgue.” – Damian Ross, The Self Defense Company You never know when the Shit is Gonna Hit the Fan, and being prepared is the best defense, so, in this Read more…


Over recent history, there have been a plethora of items marketed to women to dispel their fears of sexual assault or aggressive behavior toward them. Now some of these products are largely useless and are designed to make money preying on the fears of women. As an instructor within the Self Defense Company and creator of the Girls Night Out Read more…


The SELF DEFENSE COMPANY of GREATER BOSTON is pleased to announce their new Local Access Television Show in conjunction with Winchester’s WinCam. We will be filming our first show in a couple of weeks titled, “The History of Self-Defense” starring Dr. Carl Welliver and produced by my good friend Linda Doucette. The show is going to evolve into all areas Read more…


Why Should You Train the SDTS Way? So much has been written about Self-Defense and the various systems that are being taught worldwide. And as a teaching professional I have read much of it. As I studied various writings and evaluated them I came to a realization, not all self-defense systems were created equally. There were many choices available to Read more…


Do such martial arts like Aikido, Systema, Akijujutsu and even Reality Based Self defense Systems Like Krav Maga and TFT actually work in the real world? Who doesn’t want to be a “kung fu master”? Regrettably you can only become one in the dojo and the movies. The answer may SHOCK you. In fact there’s a simple scientific, physiological FACT Read more…


In this crazy world we live in you just never know when you are going to have to defend yourself. The level of that defense is often determined by the severity of the threat. It has always been my attitude that the best fight is the one you don’t have to fight. After all, whenever you are engaged in a Read more…


The Self Defense Company is expanding globally, and now is the time to get in on the action. And as the Marine’s used to say, “We Are Looking for a Few Good Men/Women” The Biggest Misconception About Teaching Self-Defense Somewhere, somehow someone came up with this idea that you need to have trained for years, you need to have spent Read more…


One question that I am often asked is, “gee there is so much information to go through in the Self Defense Training System, where should I begin?” Well, the answer to that is a simple one. The 60 Minute Self Defense Classes Training Course. I highly recommend this course because it covers many of the basics that any person desiring Read more…