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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


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 […]


Classic Cane Fighting Seminar – June 23, 2013

Thursday, 13 June, 2013

One of the most practical modern day personal protection tools is the classic cane. Innocent looking, legal to carry, and easily available in a variety of styles, the cane provides you with the ultimate in personal protection. WHAT: A one day, two hour hands-on introductory sampler on the no-nonsense tactics of cane fighting. Participants will […]


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 […]


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


Women’s Self Defense course Saturdays in October 2012 in Waterford, Michigan

Thursday, 27 September, 2012

Holloway’s Isshin-Ryu Karate School at 3833 Elizabeth Lake Rd, in Waterford, Michigan, is offering a $50 Women’s Self-Defense course every Saturday during the month of October-2012 ($15 to audit only, without participating physically). Class is 12:30 to 1:30 every Saturday afternoon in October. Please contact Susan Ingermann on Facebook to register. Space is very limited, […]


Women’s Self Defense Seminar – March 23, 2012

Saturday, 3 March, 2012

Women’s Self Defense Seminar from KSK Martial Arts “This is a Hands-On course. In these classes we cover the actual techniques of physically defending yourself. Concentrating on rape prevention and violent assault. Both physical self defense techniques and personal safety awareness tools are taught within this course. This One-Day course deals with the Stand-Up techniques […]