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Miami Shotokan's Winter Camp Schedule

Our 25th Anniversary Winter Camp is getting closer and we are getting more excited for this amazing training opportunity. Below please find the schedule of events, including our first-ever winter beach training session with Sense Kobayashi! 39 more words

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True Karate

True karate is this: that in daily life one’s mind and body be trained and developed in a spirit of humility, and that in critical times, one be devoted utterly to the cause of justice. 377 more words

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Iain Abernethy Seminar

In October, 2017 Shikomu in Burlington hosted another great weekend seminar where we navigated through the analysis of kata in various styles and the application of throws with Sensei Iain Abernethy from the U.K.. 373 more words

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SELF-DEFENSE PART 4

Take a Self-Defense Class

The best way — in fact the only way — to prepare yourself to fight off an attacker is to take a self-defense class. 473 more words

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SELF-DEFENSE PART 3

Reduce Your Risks

Another part of self-defense is doing things that can help you stay safe. Here are some tips from the National Crime Prevention Council and other experts: 212 more words

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SELF-DEFENSE PART 2

De-Escalating a Bad Situation

Attackers aren’t always strangers who jump out of dark alleys. Sadly, teens can be attacked by people they know. That’s where another important self-defense skill comes into play. 212 more words

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SELF-DEFENSE PART 1

You’ve seen it in movies: A girl walks through an isolated parking garage. Suddenly, an evil-looking guy jumps out from behind an SUV. Girl jabs bad guy in the eyes with her keys — or maybe she kicks him in a certain sensitive place. 278 more words

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