Striking Class

Instructors: Jaye B., Cat B., Marie B., Dustin G.
Class Length: 45 Minutes

What is it?

“Striking Class” is a holistic weapons program that transforms the student into the weapon by utilizing the entire body. It focuses on using primary weapon’s forms coupled with kicks, punches and more. This is an instructor led combat preparedness class and is not a sparring class.

What should a student expect from this class?

This skills application class that includes repetitive forms of striking using BOBs, (Body Opponent Bags), striking pells or heavy bags. Students will experience a full speed realistic use of weapons and body for offensive training. Students will need an understanding on how to throw basic sword blows.

What equipment is needed from the Student for this class?

Street hockey (or instructor approved gloves), a simulation sword, shield or axe, shin guards and elbow pads.

What is the goal of this class?

The goal for this class is to learn how to swiftly carry out a flurry of blows using all tools available in body or weapons form to disable an opponent through the 3 D’s…

  1. Damage
  2. Disorientation
  3. Distraction