Limited Space Available: Knife Defense Seminar

The Knife Defense System at Modern Warrior is a tactical and scientific based system that can be used against varying edged weapons–including box cutters, shanks, knives, screw drivers, broken bottles, etc.

The next seminar, held on Saturday October 20th will empower you in your ability to defend yourself against these weapons, and also give you options against varying angles of attack.

Great class for beginners through experienced students who are both civilian or in LE.  Call Megan at 631-226-8383 to hold your spot in the class.  There are limited spaces still open. Flyer Knife Defense


Female Self Defense Week 2012 Kicks Off this Weekend

October 5th through 10th Modern Warrior will host Female Self Defense Week 2012.  This is the fourth annual international event held at the unique facility, sponsored by Crown Gym Mats.

The week includes seminars taught from noted self defense trainers who have traveled from across the continent.  On the schedule:


2-5 pm: Down But Not Out: Fighting with an Injury by Modern Warrior Black Belts Jessie R. & Rob A.

5:45-10 pm: Rape Prevention Class by Modern Warrior Instructors Megan & Mickey


9 am-6 pm: Rape Prevention Instructor Certification Course by Modern Warrior Black Belts Angela C. & Phil Messina


9 am-12:30 pm: Get a Leg Up: Effective Kicks to Exploit Weaknesses by Modern Warrior Black Belt Phil Messina

1:30-4:30 pm: Advanced Instructor Course: Deadly Weapons Review by TJ Alvarado, from Blaze4Life


9 am-12:30 pm: KMG Women’s Self Defense and Tactical Training Seminar by Kate Gorey, from KMG Women’s Self Defense

1:30-4:30 pm: Furniture Techniques by Modern Warrior Black Belt Phil Messina


9 am-12:30 pm: Pest Control: Dealing with Inappropriate People by Calvin Millar and Wesley Quaife, from Instinctive DT

1:30-4:30 pm: Sharpen Your Skills: Tactical Edged Weapons Defense by Modern Warrior Black Belt Phil Messina

 Call Megan at 631-226-8383 and ask about our “Day Rates” to attend per diem.

Female Self Defense Week only Weeks Away!

October 5th -10th Modern Warrior will be hosting Female Self Defense Week 2012.  This is the fourth annual event aimed at promoting awareness and practical self defense courses to women and trainers.

Without fail this event has and will continue to feature Instructors who are among the most respected in their field.  The topics for seminars are ranging from Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), fighting through an injury, rape prevention, and furniture techniques featuring Crown Gym Mats’ exclusive Notta Line furniture.

View the Modern Warrior FSD Week 2012 Schedule (Abbreviated).

Black Belt Test in Progress! (6/9/12)

Twelve years in the making: Bud, is taking the second part of his Master’s Test this weekend!  As part of his test of the Spirit, Tonight he will lead a Saturday Night Seminar on one of four topics:

  1. Tactical Groundfighting
  2. Confronting Multiple Assailants
  3. Tactical Edged Weapons Defense
  4. Tactical Jaw and Limb Control

The catch is that he will not know which of these topics he will be teaching until only moments before the class begins!

Wish Bud luck!