Self-defense is an important skill that you will hopefully never have to use. If you ever do need to use self-defense to protect yourself, it's vital that you be prepared.
Not everything is like it seems in the movies. It's not easy to fend off an attacker and escape unharmed. It takes many important skills, some of which you will learn in this article.
An attacker is not necessarily a bad guy who jumps out from the bushes or from under a parked car. An attacker could be someone you know. Here are some tips to help you.