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2020 Brown Belt Weekend
September 19 @ 9:30 am - September 20 @ 2:00 pm$70.00
Virtual Brown Belt Weekend is coming up! September 19th and 20th! Distance is no longer a barrier, so please join us for this special weekend training opportunity! You brown and black belters will not want to miss the level of instruction we have gathered for this virtual event.
Please support the AJJF and two of the oldest dojos in Danzan Ryu by registering and attending this event.
THIS IS A FUNDRAISER EVENT! All proceeds for this event will be split between the two dojos.
THIS IS ALSO AN AJJF SANCTIONED EVENT!
REGISTRATION LINK for VIRTUAL BROWN BELT WEEKEND 2020
Zoom link for our event will be emailed out to registrants.
AJJF membership is required.
The sessions are now tentatively scheduled as follows (PST):
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2020
9:00 – 9:45 OPENING, INSTRUCTOR INTRODUCTIONS, AND SCHEDULE (all instructors)
10:00 – 11:00 Prof. Tom Ball: “Kiai No Maki: Home Training Methods.”
11:30 – 12:30 Prof. Jane Carr & Prof. Sheryl Hager: “Circles. Within. Circles: Leverage in Action Through the Boards.”
1:00 – 2:00 Shihan Dara Masi “Iaido: Beauty of Movement; Reality of Battle.”
2:30 – 3:30 Prof. Tom Ryan: “Deeper Secrets in Shime”
4:00 – 5:00 Prof. Hillary Kaplowitz: “Oku No Uke”
6:00 – 8:00 DROP-IN SOCIAL, eat, drink, and be merry virtually
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2020
9:00 -10:00 Prof. Robert Hudson: “Seifukujitsu Principles”
10:30 – 11:30 Prof. Geoff Lane “Visualizing Your Training Partner/Opponent: From Yawara to Oku”
12:00 – 1:00 Prof. Nerissa Freeman “Striking In & Out: Understanding Strikes & Kicks in DZR”
1:30 – 2:30 Kumu Michelle Manu “The Balanced Warrior: Embracing the Feminine (Hina) and Masculine (Ku) Energies Within Oneself.”
2:30 – 3:00 CLOSING CEREMONY
CAN’T MAKE IT? Make a donation here: http://www.dojobrandusa.com/chico-kodenkan/ on our PayPal link. All donations earmarked for Brown Belt Weekend will be split between Chico Kodenkan and Nibukikan.