Self Defense 101
Saturday, January 25 1:00-5:00 pm
$25 Suggested Donation–All proceeds benefit SAFE Alliance
What we will cover:
Taught by Traditional Martial Arts Academy (TMAA) black belt instructor Katie Villarreal. This section will cover tactics for avoiding violence and the mindset for surviving unavoidable conflict. You will also learn how our brains work against us during the pressure of fight-or-flight situations and how to hack your natural flinch reflexes to protect yourself when attacked.
Taught by Austin Jiu-Jitsu instructor John Martinich, this section will cover the fundamentals of defending yourself when on the ground. Violent confrontation often ends on the ground. What would you do if you if an attacker knocked you down? Learn to turn this vulnerability into an advantage.
Taught by TMAA founder and head instructor James Espy. This section will cover the fundamentals of defending yourself from someone trying to hit you as well as how to effectively strike back!