In 1989, the state of California signed a bill into law that made it illegal for gun shops to sell firearms designated as “assault weapons.” Citizens who already possessed such firearms were forced to register them. Since then, the laws have become even more restrictive. In 2016, House Democrats pushed
The AR-15 needs no introduction. It is an iconic weapon recognized by both gun enthusiasts and gun-haters alike. It is essentially a civilian copy of the equally iconic M16 rifle that was first developed during Vietnam, and the reliability and accuracy of the weapon have made it a favorite ever
Semi-auto shotguns are the upgraded version of the pump-action shotguns we all know and love. They are prized for their quick firepower and reduction in recoil. For anyone who has shot a semi-auto shotgun, you’ll know why. They feel great to shoot. Emptying out a few cartridges in quick succession
The Right Way to Learn Self-Defense COBRA Self-Defense instructor Jessica Harden was profiled on LoudonNow.com after she added COBRA-Defense classes into her fitness and nutrition training business over the summer and business has been growing. A former high school security officer and mother of three, Harden has a vested interest in keeping women
How to Choose the Right Self-Defense Program, You Want to Get it Right the First Time. Does the program come from real life training and experience in a field that deals with violence and criminals? This excludes sports, theory-based self defense, power point training and is, by nature, more
South Africa COBRA Regional Director Leon Myburgh Featured in Real Self-defense Magazine Can you imagine a story more compelling than pursuing a major goal and in a short amount of time achieving it in spectacular fashion. The goal of doing what you want in life while working less and making
Why Are So Many Major Corporations Choosing COBRA for Their Preferred Training Needs? Major corporations require top tier personal safety training to keep their staff safe and to operate outside the shadow of fear. Choosing the right company to provide this type of training is a major decision and not
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many martial arts and self-defense schools are sinking while COBRA-Defense is soaring. Though 2019 was a record-breaking year, COBRA exceeded all of 2019 in the first six months of 2020. COBRA International has added 26 new locations and certified 43 new instructors by June in 2020.