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Russian Martial Art Touchsone

Some time ago I had sent one of my Back Bite knives to Vladamir Vasiliev for him to review. As a gift they had offered to send me some of their instructional DVDs. As he had not specified the parameters of the offer I accepted and named a handful of my favorites, that they might take their pick in sending me what ever they choose.

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The Back Bite – Russian Martial Art Fighting Knife by TOPS Knives USA

A curious and unique new Russian Martial Art inspired Fighting knife has emerged from TOPS Knives USA known as the Back Bite.

The Back Bite is a unique combination of Wharncliffe back edge and concave “strike face” edge that is designed to be utilized primarily in a reverse grip edge out (RGEO) or inverted blade method. What that has to do with Russian Martial Art, is what I am here to tell you about.

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