I have met many women who don’t think that learning any form of self defense is necessary because, “that’s not going to happen” to them. .. Well, I also know females who have been victims of rape or violence and they can tell you that until they became a victim, they never thought it would happen to them either. It is my opinion that we should all know how to defend ourselves, particularly in close quarter situations. Here are a few videos on the subject and I’d like for you to add some other useful tips in the comments. Our men won’t always be around to protect us, and in those moments we need to have the skills to be able to defend ourselves the best we can.