EDC Tactical Defense | Super T Karate Inc.
ACCESS OUR SCHEDULE
& EXCLUSIVE WEB SPECIAL

Secure your spot and get started today with our EXCLUSIVE offer!

By opting into the web form above you are providing consent for Super T Karate Inc. to send you periodic text messages. Standard rates may apply. You can reply HELP at anytime or learn more. You may opt-out anytime by replying STOP.
ACCESS OUR SCHEDULE
& EXCLUSIVE WEB SPECIAL

Secure your spot and get started today with our EXCLUSIVE offer!

By opting into the web form above you are providing consent for Super T Karate Inc. to send you periodic text messages. Standard rates may apply. You can reply HELP at anytime or learn more. You may opt-out anytime by replying STOP.
Glen Kemp reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

I've known Super T for a long time he is one of the best in the World at what he does. If you get the opportunity to study under him do it.

Judge Patrick Hillary reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

I have been studying martial arts 14+ years and I've never experienced the informative instruction received at the Tactical Weapons class presented by Master Terry Gay. I feel a class like this is absolutely necessary, whether experienced or just learning about weapons.

Kimm E. Slater - President of Steel 21 reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

Joshua, and I, were privileged to train again with Master Terry Gay who owns and operates Super T Karate and Street Reality Combatives (S.R.C.). Our focus was hand gun familiarity and safety. In all of Master Terry’s classes we concentrate on real life situations, and possible threats we all face in todays’ violent society. Not only is this training fun, someday it could save my life, or help me to protect my loved ones around me.

We learn to be aware of our surroundings and recognize possible threats before they develop. If threats escalate, we train to be prepared how to diffuse those situations. The training is fun with plenty of interaction and learning.

I highly recommend Super T and S.R.C to prepare anyone for that moment in life, when the unexpected happens, and we must call on our own abilities for protection. Now days it is not “will it happen to me” it is “when it happens” will I be ready? Are you sure? Get professional training today, your life is worth it!.

Amii Holcomb Hostetler reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

We love Super T! Our child has made huge changes in behavior as well as physical changes.

Buddy Gainey reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

I have really enjoyed learning Krav Maga at Super T. The classes are fun, I get a great workout and I am learning to defend myself.
Master Terry is awesome!

Heather Hapner Cloherty reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

My son has come a long way in the one short month he has been taking classes. He is enjoying it so very much.

Jennifer McElheny Boyd reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

My son has thrived in their great teaching environment. The set expectations high but are kind, helpful instructors. I am very happy we came.

Rebecca Grabill reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

Our son has had a fabulous first year at Super T! He's healthier, stronger, and more confident than ever before, plus he's part of a supportive community. I'm not exaggerating when I say that karate has been life changing!

Cheri Jakubowski Moroney reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

Master Terry is very professional but also personable. He has so much experience and truly cares about his clientele. He teaches how to stay focused which is excellent with anyone who has ADHD. He really knows how to teach the boxing moves by breaking them down. His family is a real asset since they are all involved with training at his place. You won't be sorry you joined at all. It's a high class place to get into kickboxing.

Joseph Merrills reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

Great way to get your exercise while still learning ways to defend yourself with the added bonus of having fun while doing it. Great group of people, from Master Terry and Sensei Marvin to all the other students.

Joan Sommers reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

Great place to learn self defense to stay safe. Master Terry is very well educated, keeps his students very informed with the newest techniques.
Everyone is very willing to help each other to strive to the best of their ability. While working hard, there is also time to have a few laughs.
Super T Karate is a great place!

Laura Maniaci reviewed Super T Karate Inc.
5
via Facebook

My daughter has been training at Suoer T Karate for three and a half years, since she was 5 years old. Master Terry’s extreme dedication and expert coaching has allowed her to not only earn her brown stripe belt, but has also instilled amazing self confidence, mental and physical strength, martial arts skills, self defense techniques and so much more. She absolutely loves karate and I’ve enjoyed watching her grow into a powerful young woman because of it. I HIGHLY recommend Super T Karate!!! Master Terry and the other senseis are the best and truly care about their students success!!!

Request Information
Call us today!
Grand Rapids Martial Arts and Fitness for All Ages! ← Back to Home
Request Information

Super “T” Tactical Defense

We offer Firearms / Knife training for all experience levels from beginners to experienced shooters.

SUPER “T” TACTICAL CURRICULUM

Offers:

Super T offers a variety of courses including beginner to advanced Tactical Handgun, Tactical Knife, Vehicle Tactics, Room Clearing Tactics, Force on Force, Concealed Carry, Home and Personal Defense. Private individual and group classes available upon request.

We offer NRA, USCCA certified training, and STKTD core instructional courses as well as custom training solutions to meet the requirements of our clients.

CLICK ON A COURSE IMAGE TO LEARN MORE




EDC Combatives Training Course




Vehicle Tactics Course




Force -0n- Force Scenario Training Course




Super "T" Tactical Knife Course




Tactical Room Clearing Course




EDC Tactical Knife II

Super “T” Tactical

MISSION STATEMENT

Super T Karate Tactical Defense believes in educating individuals in self-defense techniques, changing perspectives on self-defense, and assisting people in developing a positive mindset to overcome threat situations. 

 

We believe in showing you what your own personal capabilities are. Everyone has different aptitudes and mindsets and we seek to assist you in developing your own personal self. We tailor our learning atmospheres for the curriculum being taught and thus allows those of different experience levels to thrive. 

 

Super T Karate Tactical Defense isn’t about the Instructors, although we do have the quality, experience, and expertise to offer. Super T Karate Tactical Defense is all about you and what YOU can accomplish when you put your mind to it.

Our Reviews

Joshua, and I, were privileged to train again with Master Terry Gay who owns and operates Super T Karate and Street Reality Combatives (S.R.C.). Our focus was hand gun familiarity and safety. In all of Master Terry’s classes we concentrate on real life situations, and possible threats we all face in todays’ violent society. Not only is this training fun, someday it could save my life, or help me to protect my loved ones around me.

We learn to be aware of our surroundings and recognize possible threats before they develop. If threats escalate, we train to be prepared how to diffuse those situations. The training is fun with plenty of interaction and learning.

I highly recommend Super T and S.R.C to prepare anyone for that moment in life, when the unexpected happens, and we must call on our own abilities for protection. Now days it is not “will it happen to me” it is “when it happens” will I be ready? Are you sure? Get professional training today, your life is worth it!.

Kimm E. Slater - President of Steel 21

I have been studying martial arts 14+ years and I've never experienced the informative instruction received at the Tactical Weapons class presented by Master Terry Gay. I feel a class like this is absolutely necessary, whether experienced or just learning about weapons.

Judge Patrick Hillary

I've known Super T for a long time he is one of the best in the World at what he does. If you get the opportunity to study under him do it.

Glen Kemp

Instructor Terry Gay

Terry Gay is the founder of Super T Karate  / Tactical Defense, a school that prides itself on teaching practical self defense, hand-to-hand combat, edged weapons training, firearms training, and personal protection.

Terry regularly participates in professional development courses in order to improve and increase his skills, so that he may offer a better learning experience for his students and clients. Terry teaches courses from basic fundamentals all the way to advanced tactical handgun training for real world self-defense.

Master Terry Gay Bio/Training:
– 8th Degree Black Belt
– 44+ Years Martial Arts Experience
– P.A.K.A. World Kickboxing Champion
– Certified Cage Combat MMA Referee
– ISCF Certified MMA Referee
– ISCF Certified MMA Judge
– International Hall of Fame Member
– NRA Basic Pistol Certified Instructor
– NRA Personal Protection In The Home Instructor
– SRC Defensive Knife Instructor
– SRC Defensive Handgun Instructor
– USCCA Certifide Firearms Instructor
– Former Professional Boxer & Kickboxer
– CQT Carbine 1 & 2
– Personal Protection Security
– Security Guard / Bouncer
– Defensive Tactics Instructor
– Udemy Defensive Handgun
– Ranger Tactical Handgun
– NTL Affiliate Instructor
– CQT Shoothouse / Room Clearing
– Certified, Member of the Association of Defensive Shooting Instructors
– Bravery Award Branch County Sheriff Dept
– C.R.A.V.A.T – Civilian Response to Active Violence and Trauma
– 80+ Hours Force on Force Simulations Scenario Training
– Low Light
– CQT Handgun 1 & 2
– A3 Vehicle
– CC Vehicle Firearm Tactics
– UTM/NRA Certification
– NLT Handgun Grip Development
– Shooter Technology Group Ultimate Dry Fire
– CC Home Defense – Tactics for Defending Your Castle
– A3 Room / Building Clearing
– ALICE Certification Training for Business

-CC Fighting From Cover

 

Super “T” Tactical Defense

EDC Combatives

Super “T” EDC Combatives class is designed to help prepare students for the real world dynamics of sudden, violent confrontation and attacks.

What will you do if you are suddenly and violently attacked? Will you have the time and opportunity to present your firearm? Do you have the skill and ability to retain your firearm when your attacker is within arm’s reach? Super “T” EDC Combatives blends empty hand with tactics of your every day carry items (knife, gun, flashlight) with the mindset to help keep you safe.

You will learn simple and effective self defense techniques that can give you the time and opportunity to access your firearm if needed.

Topics Covered:
– Close Quarter Tactics
– Flashlight Tactics
– Room Clearing Tactics
– Vehicle Tactics
– Handgun Retention
– Tactical and Emergency Reloads
– Handgun as an Impact Tool
– And much more …

Get Real – Be Safe

 

 

Vehicle Tactics

Vehicle Tactics:

Super T Tactical Defense Vehicle Tactics – Is a vehicle counter ambush course teaches the student how to effectively defend themselves in and around a vehicle using a handgun. This course includes not only shooting from a vehicle but places the student in situations that require quick decision making and appropriate responses.

We will focus on the proper use of their firearm in relation to its real world applications against an armed threat in/out and around vehicles. The students will re mediate fundamentals while engaging static paper targets with a Airsoft gun.

Course Topics:
• Vehicle hard points
• Anti-Carjacking and avoidance of conflict
• Using vehicle as concealment / limited cover
• Threat response scenarios
• Shooting from inside a vehicle – driver and passenger side
• Clearing seat belts
• Exiting properly
• Moving to more appropriate cover

Bring with you: Note pad – Rain Gear -Safety Glasses

 

Get Real – Be Safe

Force -0n- Force scenario training

Force -0n- Force is a reality-based scenario training meant to teach you how to understand and work though the effects of a warp-speed adrenaline dump while still being able to make to right decisions and to do what is necessary to defend yourself and those you love.

Facing an armed opponent teaches you fighting and coping mechanisms that cannot be learned on the paper range.

Force–on Force Training is a must for Real World Self Defense.

Registration for each event will open up 6-weeks before the event date.

Cost: ONLY $59

Date: Saturday February 22nd 2020

Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm

Location: Super T Karate

Class Size: Min 6 / Max 12

 

Super "T" Tactical Knife

Super T Tactical Knife  is an edged-weapon system specifically designed to meet the needs of today’s concerned citizen and armed professional. SUPER T Tactical Knife takes combat-proven tactics and adapts them to modern tools, threats, and legal concerns. The result is a practical, easy-to-learn system that is ideally suited for modern self-defense.

Super T Tactical Knife focus on “stopping power” and the ability to immediately and decisively stop an assailant from continuing his/her attack. SUPER T Tactical Knife emphasizes an understanding of human physiology and the most effective methods of targeting muscles with small, legal-to-carry knives. Sometimes called “biomechanical targeting,”.

Examine the basics of the three knife ranges (close, middle, and long range) and practice drills to familiarize yourself with them!

The course introduces simple, effective movements that are easy to learn, and work well under stress.

The Techniques Covered:
– Proper  Grips.
– S.R.C. Predator Knife Sets
– Slashing and Stabbing Techniques
– Reinforce Cuts,
– S.R.C. Tactical Knife Sets.
– Concealment.
– Stress Reactions
– Selection of Knives
– Muscle Targeting Areas
– Non-Lethal & Lethal Target Areas
– And much more.

Get Real – Be Safe

 

 

Tactical Room Clearing

TACTICAL ROOM CLEARING

Course will focus on the proper methodology of clearing single and
multiple rooms, hallways and stairwells. Home invasion de-escalation
or escalation, thoughts on prioritizing actions in the home, i.e., staying
where you are in the home and protecting yourself or moving through
the home in defense of others (spouse, children, grandchildren etc.),
911 dispatch verbalization and dealing with law enforcement officers
once they are at your home.

TOPICS:
– Mind Set
– Mission Purpose
– Proper Tactics Given the Situation
– One & Two Person Clearing Techniques
– Defensive Positions
– Much More.

Get Real – Be Safe

 

 

EDC Tactical Knife II

Learn how you can defend yourself with the Super T EDC Tactical Knife System, utilizing a pocket knife that you can carry just about anytime and anywhere. Because of its simplicity and effectiveness, the Super T EDC II Tactical Knife training system is fast and easy to learn.

EDC Tactical Knife I class is recommended prior, but not required.

You will examine the basics of the three knife ranges (close, middle, and long range) and practice drills to familiarize yourself with them!

The course introduces simple, effective movements that are easy to learn and work well under stress.

The Techniques Covered:
– Selection of Knives
– Reverse Grip Tachniques
– Mindset
– Stances Footwork
– PDRG Knife Set
– Concealment and Deployment Tactics
– Muscle Targeting Areas
– And much more.