The stick may be the first weapon ever used.
Arguments have been had about which was first:
Stick or rock?
It’s a fact that even primates use sticks as tools.
Ancient human beings were probably no different.
So what happens when a man comes at you with a long stick like a bo (staff)?
His weapon is dangerous from either end. Now you have to deal with it.
In this clip, Vladimir Vasiliev shows you some of his methods for dealing with a man armed with a long staff held in both hands.