URBAN SELF PROTECTION (USP) based in Newton Abbot, Devon, is a realistic self protection system devised by a serving law enforcement officer with 19 years experience of dealing with real life violence.
USP is ratified by the British Combat Association and offers a hybrid of some of the world's most credible defensive tactics and fighting systems, including;
Many ‘reality based’ systems are just watered down versions of military combat methods and are unsuitable for law abiding citizens. Others are simply traditional martial arts which have only been stripped of superfluous technique.
USP, however, has been designed from the ground up, to allow an average person to learn effective self protection skills in a short period of time.
"John Bowman is an Instructor who knows how to teach realistic self-defence because of his training and background. He’s not theory, he’s real world”.
USP has looked at the types of threats, attacks and associated dangers you are likely to face and developed techniques and tactics to combat them simply, effectively and within the boundaries of the law.
You will, for example, be taught:
How to make yourself, your car and your house a ‘hard target’