SAFE International Launches New Toronto Women’s Self Defense
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Toronto Self Defense, SAFE International Launches New Toronto Women’s Self Defense Page.
Toronto, ON, March 18, 2014 - (Straight Line PR) - Toronto Self Defense, SAFE International Launches
New Toronto Women’s Self Defense Page.
SAFE International™ is the leading provider of mobile self defense/personal protection training in
North America. SAFE International has taught more than 180,000 women in the private, corporate
and high school environments since 1994. SAFE International is thrilled to announce its new
women’s self defense page on their website. These are available in Toronto, ON.
SAFE International quickly realized that women had completely different concerns, fears, and
needs than males. Chris Roberts, Managing Director of SAFE International listened to their
concerns and tailored something that was not only educational, but also met their personal fears.
Men have no idea what women go through on an everyday basis from the stares and comments to
the physical gestures and advances.
One of the reasons that SAFE International enjoys teaching self defense for women, is how
receptive women are to the skills that the SAFE International instructors provide. SAFE
International teaches self defense concepts, rather than techniques. This allows women to learn in
a much shorter time. SAFE International always covers Awareness and Avoidance strategies
which are based on one's daily routines.We examine what an attacker looks for, what an attacker
wants and doesn't want in confrontation. One of the biggest topics we explore is how most people
are too polite, even when their intuition is telling them the complete opposite.We cover the most
common distraction techniques an attacker will use to gain an advantage. We then move on to
verbal strategies in the event that avoidance is no longer possible. Rather than just teaching to
yell at a potential attacker, we cover a few verbal strategies based on the aggressor and the
scenario.The third step is addressing the physical aspect of Toronto women’s self defense.We
begin with the advantages of adopting a passive stance rather than an aggressive stance. We only
teach gross motor strikes due to the adrenal rush one gets when they are in a highly stressful
state such as an attack scenario.We teach a philosophy of "Attack the Attacker" which reverses
one from being the Prey, to that of being the Predator.Another philosophy is to attack the head if
all avoidance and verbal strategies have failed. This is only 30 minutes into the physical training
and you can see how the self defense concepts are very effective.The self defense drills increase
with intensity as the participants gain more confidence.This is very important as you don't want to
terrify your clients
Forget Tupperware Parties!
Invite 6 to 8 of your friends for a few hours of fun, education and potentially life- saving
instruction. Plan a meal, bbq, snacks, maybe some dessert! Be prepared for a unique Women’s
Self Defense Toronto experience! What has made SAFE International so popular is their unique
method of teaching with humour and sharing of anecdotes. Get to experience their simulated
attacks in scenario specific situations such as at the front door, the kitchen, the car, etc.
SAFE International has taught more than 180,000 women. To contact SAFE International and
Chris Roberts to schedule your Women’s Self Defense party, you can visit their main site at
You can also reach Chris Roberts toll free at 1-800-465-5972 or by email at
15535 Cooper Rd.
Canada K0C 1R0
1 800 465-5972