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Self-Defense for Women Workshop, Nov. 18, 2017

Self-Defense for Women Workshop, Nov. 18, 2017

In this 4-Hour workshop, you will: Learn powerful strikes that work against a stronger opponent Practice defensive moves and escape tactics Gain actual experience defending yourself against an attack in a safe environment This is a high-intensity workshop. Our goal is to prepare you to protect yourself against a real-life attack before it happens. Expect to be challenged.Read more about Self-Defense for Women Workshop, Nov. 18, 2017[…]

International Seminar with Maruyama Sensei, Nov. 17-19, 2017

International Seminar with Maruyama Sensei, Nov. 17-19, 2017

3rd International Seminar, November 17-19, 2017 With Roberto Maruyama Sensei, Aikikai 7th Dan Aikido of Salt Lake is pleased to invite you to the 3rd International Seminar with Roberto Nobuhiko Maruyama Sensei (7th dan) of São Paulo, Brazil, Nov. 17-19, 2017. He will be accompanied by two 4th dan, two 3rd dan, and two 2ndRead more about International Seminar with Maruyama Sensei, Nov. 17-19, 2017[…]

3 Steps to Learning a Soft Break Fall

3 Steps to Learning a Soft Break Fall

Yoko Ukemi In Aikido, the most advanced fall is known as a break fall or high fall (in Japanese, “yoko ukemi”, lit. “side fall”). This is the big spectacular fall that you often see in advanced Aikido demonstrations where uke (the person receiving the technique) attacks nage (the person performing the technique) at high speed and then is thrownRead more about 3 Steps to Learning a Soft Break Fall[…]