Bill Wolfe

Recent Knife Attacks

Question from Marc: ..”Recently there were three incidences in western Canada of multiple -stabbings in a warehouse, a college, each individual stabbed consecutively (more than one person in a group setting). How would you deal with that situation? Myself, I’d probably get killed trying to defend all of the victims with a foot ball tackle…

October Horror Story

I was asked the other day what my favorite Halloween horror story was and I had to admit I didn’t have one. As a kid I was never one to believe much in ghost stories or care about scary movies and that’s still true today. Why is that I was asked and I figure the…

Bill Wolfe Instructors Course

Instructors qualification is back!

Direct access to Bill Wolfe The Founder of Defendo, Wolfes Combatives & Tactics Bill Wolfe’s original Instructors qualification is back!  This complete ‘Elite Course’ is more in-depth than any current police or military qualification for close quarter fighting.  Submerse yourself in a program that will change how you see and teach for the rest of…

Scale of Force

What is Scale of Force   The abstract Wolfe’s Readers Digest Version Everyone has the inherent right to self defense. But this right is subject to the ‘case law’ of the country you live in and that case law creates a scalable concept of the force you may bring to bear when under threat. The…

Katana Wolfe

Here We Go Again

What is the most exciting thing to happen to you in awhile? Was it life changing or just so so?   Well on August 5th 2014 at 0320hrs my world was rocked yet again and what a WOW it was!   For you see, I saw my beautiful baby daughter Katana being born, yes all…

Bill Wolfe, traditional approach

The Art of War & Sun Tzu

I love it when people tell me I need to read Sun Tzu’s “Art of War” or the “Book of Five Rings” especially when they tell me how the military interrupts the ‘Art of War’ when they themselves have never served in the military. These are the same people who tell me military traditions or…

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Wolfe won’t reward you for poor performance

  Being a great martial artist, a great teacher or a great mentor requires one thing. To be great you need to be able to call forth your very best qualities every day, especially during difficult circumstances. So why then do students expect me to reward them for poor performance? Granted some of my training…

Mothers Day – love for life

Happy Mothers Day I would like to introduce you to my dear old Mom, Nancy. Mom passed away a few years back and we all miss her dearly. I often wish she was here to meet her new grandchild but I know she is looking down with pride at Hilton. I can hear Mom giving…

Who the Hell is Bill Wolfe

        After getting that comment I thought I would answer it! I am a Canadian ex-army and police, married and have spent over 5 decades studying the martial arts. I discovered my passion for the martial arts in 1962 and I have transformed that passion into a profession where I’m pleased to…

Don’t Eat the Carrots

        Don’t Eat the Carrots I was taken aback, like many of you, with the Bombings in Boston.  I’m sure like many in the world you watched as the events unfolded before you on TV.  In fact, I was sitting in a local Vancouver coffee shop watching the customers watching the news…