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KO Fest Workshop October 11, 2014 in Midland, Michigan

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014

Craig Sira from The Academy Martial Arts and Fitness says; “KO Fest is a blast. It is workout devoted to knockouts. So far everyone who has attending KO Fest since the beginning has accomplished a knockout. In 2013 we had over 50 knockouts occur. The name says it all. This workshop will be focused on […]


Video from Clinics in the Park 7

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014

Here is a brief clip from one of the many great classes offered during the Clinics in the Park 7 martial arts event held in Brownstown, Michigan, on August 9, 2014. Here, Howard Scrivens instructs the students in a san soo kung fu technique. More information on Clinics in the Park – www.facebook.com/clinicsinthepark


Bystander Intervention Seminar – September 6, 2014

Wednesday, 13 August, 2014

Bystander Intervention Saturday September 6, 2014 1-4pm Featuring Katy Mattingly, Self Defense Lecturer from the University of Michigan Location: Mejishi Martial Arts 247 W. Nine Mile Road Ferndale, Michigan 48220 www.mejishimartialarts.com for more info


Modern Arnis Seminar with Dr. Remy P. Presas Jr September 27-28, 2014

Tuesday, 12 August, 2014

Modern Arnis Seminar with Dr. Remy P. Presas, Jr. September 27-28, 2014 NEW TIME :::: Starts at 12:30 pm on Saturday at Great Lakes TKD 43061 Mound Road Sterling Heights, Michigan 48310 Topics to include the latest innovations in Filipino stick, knife, sword, and empty hand techniques of self defense. Open seminar – all experience […]


Great training opportunity – Clinics in the Park 7 – Saturday August 9, 2014 in Brownstown, Michigan

Friday, 8 August, 2014

Attention martial artists – great training opportunity in Michigan – Clinics in the Park 7! Click here for more information


Personal Protection Seminar in Southfield scheduled for August 24, 2014

Tuesday, 5 August, 2014

Upcoming Personal Protection Class, Sunday August 24, 2014, open to any experience level, ages 14+ – “Our personal protection series of training instills trainees with the will to survive, the determination to act, immediate effectiveness, and immediate proficiency. Using training techniques centered on modern protective tools, the trainee will learn applications that can be applied […]


Focus on these 5 attributes in your martial arts training

Tuesday, 16 April, 2013

New video features Craig Sira from Midland, Michigan, demonstrating the five key attributes that he focuses on with his students; explosive power, timing, accuracy, flow, and intention. Sira is the owner and instructor of The Academy Martial Arts and Fitness in Midland, Michigan. Part of an interview shot at his school in late 2012. Video […]


Interview with Craig Sira

Sunday, 24 March, 2013

Do joint locks work in a real situation? Is there a faster way to dispose of your attacker? Craig Sira provides an overview of an attack and what it takes to get to the assertive stanceā€¦and then beyond it to surviving the attack. Move it! Craig Sira advocates training with more motion to accomplish a […]


Weaponry Seminar on for December 15, 2012

Friday, 7 December, 2012

Karate and Wine Tasting – how can you go wrong?!? A Ryukyute Martial Art Experience event. Saturday December 15, 2012, 10am – 3pm Bo, Sai, Tonfa, Nunchaku, Tanbo Weaponry Training / Its relationship to Defensive Tactics Seminar No experience necessary. Includes 17th Annual Wine Tasting Party at 6pm At Weapons Society with Mr. Peter Carbone […]


FREE Woman Self Defense seminars – every Saturday in Hamtramck

Friday, 28 September, 2012

KUDO-MICHIGAN-USA is offering free Women’s Self Defense Seminars each Saturday at their Headquarters Dojo in Hamtramck, Michigan. Every Saturday from 3-4 pm Call 313-744-5836 or stop by: KUDO-Michigan-USA 9626 Joseph Campeau Street Hamtramck, Michigan 48212 http://www.facebook.com/detroitkudo