Cane Defense Fundamentals
Featuring Guest Instructor MARK SHUEY,
Grand Master Cane Instructor
- Standard class
Dates & Registration
- One time Special Veterans only class: Includes custom cane, compliments of Mark Shuey
Veterans: Dates & Registration
Required: Students must possess an appropriate training cane to participate in this class (details below*)
Duration: 6 Hours | Class Size: Maximum 40 | Cost $125.00 Standard class
Duration: 3 Hours | Class Size: Maximum 30 | Cost $ 20.00 Veterans Only class, Proof of service required
This 6 hour workshop provides a simple and intuitive training program that will quickly make you more efficient in deploying and using a cane in a modern defensive context. The focus is on tactics and proper mindset development to empower you to manage fear and apply the skills learned in the event of a threat. Following are some of the topics of the Fundamentals course:
- Training in Context/Plausibility Principle.
- The Cane and the Law.
- The Cane is a Tool.
- How to Grip the Cane.
- The Body’s Natural Reactions to Danger.
- Benefits of the Cane beyond Defense
- Deploying the Cane
- Action-Reaction Drill.
- Angles and Trajectories
- Targeting Strategy
- Dynamic skills development and evaluation through various Force on Force scenarios
Mark Shuey, Cane Masters Grand Master Cane Instructor, brings a wealth of experience from an extensive variety of disciplines.
Please wear comfortable clothing.
* REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: CMIA Training or DOJO Training Walking Cane (each student)
- CMIA or DOJO Training Canes (Basic configuration only) through Reno Guns & Range. (See order form below, Order must be placed a minimum of 3 weeks prior to class (subject to availability)
- Other purchase options are available at Canemaster.com
- A limited number of Rental canes (DOJO Training Walking Cane) will be available through Reno Guns & Range. (See order form below)
Training Cane through Reno Guns & Range
- $30.00 Rental: DOJO Training Walking Cane
- $42.00 Purchase: DOJO Training Walking Cane (plus tax, free shipping)
- $65.00 Purchase: CMIA Training Walking Cane (plus tax, free shipping)
Cane Rental or Purchase form
(Please do not submit duplicate requests)