This group in Florida is learning how to to use an item they thought of as a crutch as a weapon.
The class instructor was inspired after his aging mother was attacked in a grocery story parking lot.
Now he is teaching others what they call extreme cane defense, or, cane-fu.
They learn how to use canes or walking sticks for defense.
They do take it seriously but do leave room for a laugh when one accidentally knocks themselves in the head with the cane.
A special guest gave the forecast on News 9 at 11 a.m. Thursday.
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