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Perth Knife to Knife Charity Workshop 29 September

Knife skills and tactics
with Noah Greenstone, 5th Dan

Open to all styles and levels

Date: Tues 29 Sept 2015

Time: 5:30 - 7:30PM

Cost: $50 | All proceeds to benefit Operation Rainbow Australia, who perform free surgery for impoverished children with facial deformities in the Philippines twice a year. Each $50 donation covers a full surgical procedure that will change the life of an entire family.

More info: ring 08 9389 9489

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Perth Charity Knife Workshop August 29

FANTASY vs REALITY KNIFE WORKSHOP

Delivered by Master Instructor Mannie de Matos

This workshop covers the fantasy applications of knife defense, flow and disarms from angle 1 (body thrust) and angle 2 (downward angle slash). It will also cover the realistic TDE Trauma Destroy Exit methodologies.

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Getting Punched in the Face, Puzzle Solving and Critical Thinking

Martial arts are, in a very real sense, a way of solving problems.

These problems can be broadly defined - improving fitness or learning to defend yourself from an attacker, or more specific, such as how to land a particular punch against a particular opponent in a particular bout.

The parallells between this and solving problems in business or personal life are easy to see. Dealing with difficult customers, expanding your skill base, managing stress and finding opportunities where others see difficulties are all part of this. Not sure how? 

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Is Self-Defence a Lifestyle Choice?

Is self-defence a lifestyle?

A very interesting point of discussion in a seminar with Richard Dimitri and Chris Roberts recently has really got me thinking on a different aspect of self-protection training. While it is something that I am acutely aware of, I have never really verbalised it. So here goes.

But before we proceed… A key word throughout the next few points is moderation. Read all the way to the end and you’ll see what I mean!

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July 8 Perth Street MMA Workshop with Dr Gavriel Schneider

Perth Wednesday 8th July

Convert your ring skills to street self defence

6th Dan Dr Gavriel Schneider presents a dynamic workshop designed to put your MMA training into focus for self defence. Combine striking, grappling, takedowns, joint locks and defend against a variety of street attacks that are common in Australia today.

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The Dojo Syndrome pt. 3 (or 'even more reasons why self defence training is done badly')

A while ago I discussed the ‘Dojo Syndrome’.
I had received some very positive feedback about the first two articles (you can read them here and here), with many instructors saying ‘this is exactly what happens!’ and had a few requests to post some more tips. I hope this helps you with your training!

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EOFY Membership Discount - save $100

Join now and save $100

EOFY Special - til June 30th

Now is the time to get unlimited access to fitness classes, martial arts training, self defence, Yoga and more. Save $100 off any new membership at Combat Arts Institute of Australia Perth. 

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