The Combatives Association Summit is an upcoming event that brings together combatives experts, instructors, and enthusiasts from around the world. Taking place from September 22 to September 24, 2023, the summit is organized by the Combatives Association LLC, a group that aims to promote and advance the field of combatives.
Combatives is a term that describes a set of close-quarters combat techniques and tactics, including hand-to-hand combat, grappling, and weapons-based entangled fighting. With the Combatives Association Summit, participants have the chance to learn from some of the world’s most experienced and knowledgeable combatives instructors.
The three-day event will feature a wide range of workshops, seminars, and demonstrations. Participants can expect to learn about core combatives techniques and training methods, weapons on the wall, concealment, vehicle entangled fighting, combatives and the law, knife control concepts, saps and jacks, entangled ground fighting, vehicle combatives, ground combatives, empty hands knife defense, evolutionary combat psychology, keeping your “piece,” combatives for CQB, competition techniques for the WBE, behavior-based CQB, and vehicle extractions for law enforcement.
One of the main highlights of the Combatives Association Summit is the impressive lineup of speakers and instructors. Some of the notable speakers include:
- John Valentine from Deeds of Arms
- Cole Miller from Sole Force Combatives
- Jon Hauptman from PHLSTER
- Craig Douglas from Shivworks
- Chet Palumbo from Palumbo Law PLLC
- Aaron Jannetti from Knife Control Concepts
- Guy Schnitzler from Palisades Training Group
- Cecil Burch from Immediate Action Combatives
- Cliff Byerly from Hill Country Combatives
- Ben Aubin from Redbeard Combatives
- Jerry Wetzel from Red Zone Threat Management
- Matt Larsen from USMA Director of Combatives
- Fletch Fuller from Ready Up Tactical
- David “DB” Boon from Threat Management Solutions
- Sam Ferguson from Galo Combatives LLC
The Combatives Association Summit also offers a unique opportunity for participants to engage with like-minded individuals from different parts of the world. The Cadre Q&A Session on the final day of the event allows participants to interact with the speakers and instructors and ask questions about the topics covered during the event.
Overall, the Combatives Association Summit is a must-attend event for anyone interested in combatives. With a diverse range of workshops, seminars, and demonstrations, and a lineup of experienced and knowledgeable speakers, participants can expect to learn new techniques, gain insights into the latest developments in the field, and network with other combatives enthusiasts.
If you are interested in attending the Combatives Association Summit, you can find more information and register for the event on their website here. The current price for the event is $899, down from the original price of $1,199, and only 52 spots remain as of this writing. On the website, you can also find more details about the event, including the schedule and the speakers and instructors who will be leading the workshops and seminars. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to enhance your combat skills and learn from some of the world’s best combatives experts!