Sunday, January 26 1-3PM – “Personal Self Defense” Maryville Community Center 500 E. Division St., Maryville
Back by popular demand, learn some basic tools and techniques to empower yourself against attack and how to avoid being a victim. Certified Self-Defense instructor, Leslie Reeves, All You! Studio & Party Place in Troy and Maryville Police Detective Keith Mumper will show you techniques that could save your life. They will also give you important information to keep you aware of your surroundings and how to avoid a potentially dangerous situation.
Techniques introduced by Bruce Lee called Jeet Kun Do that takes size, age, and strength out of the equation of criminal fighting will be demonstrated. Reeves and Det. Mumper will explain and demonstrate some actual scenarios and teach the audience how to use the physics and mechanics of fighting to prevent a bad situation from becoming a worse one. They will also show how to use everyday objects as weapons.
This session was introduced last year, and after the session, many who attended requested we repeat it. Bring family and friends to this important and possibly lifesaving session.