Immediate Action Combatives | Higher Line Podcast #75

Mickey talks with BJJ Master Cecil Burch of Immediate Action Combatives and the ShivWorks Collective. He teaches military and law enforcement, “the functional utilization of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, boxing, and clinchfighting in close quarters combat.” You may recognize Burch as a regular online contributor to the Personal Defense Network.

Citing his bio, Burch is “a black belt under Megaton and has competed extensively, including the 2010 Pan-Ams as the Bronze Medalist (as a black belt), 2010 American Nationals Gold (black belt – heavyweight division) & Silver (absolute), 2009 American National Gold (brown belt – super heavyweight) & Silver medal (brown belt – absolute division), and the 2006 Pan-Am gold medal (purple belt – super-heavyweight), 2015 Pan-Ams at bronze, and 2015 World Masters at bronze.”

You can learn more about Cecil Burch at, find him on facebook or instagram @ImmediateActionCombatives.


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Music Attributions:
Intro – “3rd Eye Blimp” by Otis McDonald
Outro – “I Want More” by Silent Partner

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