Combatives Training

One thing I’ve never done in the Army is get trained on hand-to-hand fighting.  We spent a day at the gym getting this training.  It was mostly wrestling skills, and honestly I don’t think I’d ever use anything I learned if someone were to jump on me.  But it was a fairly interesting day.  They call it US Army Combatives.  It’s based on Jujitsu. 

Here are the photos.

LTC Thomas survived.

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One Response

  1. This looks familiar to me from my days in cop school. I think the only way much of this stuff would work is if you practiced it regularly. Anyway, glad to see the ranking officer survived the encounter…

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