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Women's Forum Self Defense Class

Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm CDT

Price: $50

Location:  Young Brothers Tae Kwondo
4215 Bellaire Blvd.
Houston, Texas  77025
United States

Learn more & Register

Join fellow female alumni for a 2-hour "hands-on" self-defense training program. Learn all the skills needed to defend yourself in the event of an attack. The program teaches you how to defend yourself against common chokes, grabs, bearhugs and weapons (guns, knives, and sticks). Benefits of this course include: 

  • Learning how to function during the stress and shock of a sudden, violent encounter.
  • Developing techniques that will make you safer and more secure.
  • Learning how to defend yourself from 5 ranges of combat: weapons, kicking, punching, grabbing/trapping, and ground.
  • Enhancing your awareness of your surroundings
  • Becoming familiar with dodging techniques: shifting, stepping, turning, dropping, jumping, foot/leg lifting etc.

Registration fee: $50 per person, includes program and bottled water. 


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