December 2014 Seminars

Kickboxing students holding pads

Date: Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Cost: $20
Participants: All levels. Must be a current, enrolled, adult student to participate.
Questions: dojo@FightingChanceSeattle.com

Pad Holding Basics Seminar

Learn everything you need to know to hold pads safely and be an effective training partner. In addition to hands-on practice, this seminar will delve into the history and function of the pads used in each martial arts discipline we practice. This seminar is open to all enrolled students.

Seminar Benefits

    Certificate of Completion
    Required to Advance to Intermediate Programs
    Eligible to help-out as a pad holder at events
    Eligible to hold pads on Saturday & in Holiday Open Gym

Register Online Now to Reserve Your Space this class is limited to 12 participants. Use the email address that you gave me for SweatGuru to register.

Kickboxing Instructor Training

Date: Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Cost: $40
Participants: Must be enrolled in Ryoku Intermediate or Modern Bushido and completed Pad Holding Seminar to participate.
Questions: dojo@FightingChanceSeattle.com

Ryoku Teaching Assistant Seminar

Become a Teaching Assistant in our Kickboxing Ryoku foundation program. Sensei Jordan will share tips and advice on being an effective student-trainer from over twenty years of trial-and-error experience. Topics and hands-on training will include:

    How to coach while acting as a pad holder
    Adapting hold techniques for size, flexibility, and power
    Identifying and correcting common errors
    Basic Ryoku philosophy and teaching guidelines
    Bullet points to explain all Ryoku techniques
    Exercise correction basics
    Energy leadership and motivation strategies

    You will also have an opportunity to work with beginner students to practice your coaching skills.

    The classical martial arts have a proud legacy of shaping students into teachers. Take your personal practice to the next level through being able to help others improve their fundamental understanding of kickboxing.

    Seminar Benefits

      Certificate of Completion
      Required to assist in Ryoku classes
      Advanced volunteer opportunities
      Foundation for our upcoming instructor certification program

    Register Online Now to Reserve Your Space this class is limited to 12 participants. Use the email address that you used for SweatGuru to register.

By Jordan