May Women’s Self-Defense Seminar

Learn essential self-defense skills in this empowering one-day Women's Self-Defense Seminar

We're hosting another Women's Self-Defense Seminar where you can learn the skills to fend off attackers and protect yourself and your loved ones. In this seminar you will learn about the nature of attacks and violence, avoidance skills, mindset and disruption tactics, as well as practical defensive techniques that are easy to master and quick to use in the event of an attack.

NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

This seminar is designed to be beginner-friendly and is open to everyone interested in joining us! We focus on the fundamentals that everyone can learn and do. No Hollywood movie stunts, no nonsense. Just real, effective, practical self-defense.

The seminar will close with what to do if you have been attacked, as well as a Q&A session to answer all of your questions.

Seminar Details

When:
May 26th (Saturday)

Time:
2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Where:
Wik Academy of Martial Arts
8419 Cincinnati-Columbus Rd.
West Chester, OH 45069 (at the corner of Butler-Warren and Route 42/Reading Rd.)

Registration:
$35 per person (non-members)
$20 per person (members)

What to Bring:
Just your fabulous self is all that is required! Water will be available but bringing a personal water bottle is always a good idea.

Questions? Send us an email at SimoWik@WikMartialArts.com or give us a call anytime at 513-760-5553.

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P.S., Training is way more fun with friends! If you sign up with a friend or family member use code BetterWithFriends to get $5 off your registration and give the code to your friends so they can share the discount!

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Wing Chun & Muay Thai Seminars with Sifu / Khun Kru Harun Raja in February

We are so happy to announce that Sifu/Khun Kru Harun Raja is returning this February for two more seminars!

Friday, February 23rd Sifu Raja will be leading a Wing Chun Seminar and the following Saturday and Sunday (February 24 & 25) will be leading a Muay Thai Seminar.

You can register for Wing Chun now however registration is not open for Muay Thai.

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March 2018 Women’s Self-Defense Seminar

Learn essential self-defense skills in this empowering one-day Women's Self-Defense Seminar

We're hosting another Women's Self-Defense Seminar where you can learn the skills to fend off attackers and protect yourself and your loved ones. In this seminar you will learn about the nature of attacks and violence, avoidance skills, mindset and disruption tactics, as well as practical defensive techniques that are easy to master and quick to use in the event of an attack.

NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

This seminar is designed to be beginner-friendly and is open to everyone interested in joining us! We focus on the fundamentals that everyone can learn and do. No Hollywood movie stunts, no nonsense. Just real, effective, practical self-defense.

The seminar will close with what to do if you have been attacked, as well as a Q&A session to answer all of your questions.

Seminar Details

When:
March 31st (Saturday)

Time:
2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Where:
Wik Academy of Martial Arts
8419 Cincinnati-Columbus Rd.
West Chester, OH 45069 (at the corner of Butler-Warren and Route 42/Reading Rd.)

Registration:
$35 per person (non-members)
$20 per person (members)

What to Bring:
Just your fabulous self is all that is required! Water will be available but bringing a personal water bottle is always a good idea.

Questions? Send us an email at SimoWik@WikMartialArts.com or give us a call anytime at 513-760-5553.

Register Now Join the Event on Facebook

P.S., Training is way more fun with friends! If you sign up with a friend or family member use code BetterWithFriends to get $5 off your registration and give the code to your friends so they can share the discount!

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Start The New Year Off Right With Discounted Memberships in January

We all say we want to get in shape and start self-defense classes, but it's so easy to put it off. Don't let "I'll do it tomorrow" become "I'll do it eventually" or even "Eh, nevermind."

It's never too late to start learning self-defense and getting fit, and we're sweetening the deal with an exclusive bonus this January for new students & an exclusive referral bonus for current students.

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January Women’s Self-Defense Seminar

Event Update: Due to poor weather conditions we will be postponing the seminar and holding it Saturday, January 20th instead of the 13th.

Learn essential self-defense skills in this empowering one-day Women's Self-Defense Seminar.

NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

This seminar is designed to be beginner-friendly and is open to everyone interested in joining us!

In this seminar you will learn about the nature of attacks and violence, avoidance skills, vital de-escalation skills, mindset and disruption tactics, as well as practical defensive techniques that are easy to master and quick to use in the event of an attack.

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November Jeet Kune Do and Wing Chun Seminar With Guru Kevin Taylor

Guru Kevin Taylor, photo by Joe Imel

We are excited to announce we will be hosting Guru Kevin Taylor for an exclusive Jeet Kune Do and Wing Chun seminar on November 25th and 26th!

Both days will feature Wing Chun and Jeet Kune Do training. In the Wing Chun portions Guru Taylor will cover his perspective on the Siu Nim Tao form, as well as some Chi Sao drills and exercises.

In the Jeet Kune Do portions training will cover trapping as well as standing and ground lock flows.

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Everything You Need To Know About Pepper Spray – A Guide

U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms Justin Farrow sprays a sailor in the face with OC spray during a training course.

Pepper spray, self-defense spray, Mace - there are lots of names for those canisters of spray you can carry around and use to deter an assailant. But what are the differences between sprays? Which one is best?

There's a surprising amount of detail and options in choosing the right self-defense spray and in this article our goal is to explain the differences between the common options, how to pick the best one for your needs, debunking some myths, and everything you need to know to use self-defense spray effectively.

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October Silat Seminar with Maha Guru de-Bordes

Maha Guru Richard Crabbe de-Bordes returns for another Harimau Minangkabau/Pencak Macan Hitam Silat seminar this October 21st & 22nd.

Maha Guru de-Bordes began his martial arts journey in his home of France, later traveling to Spain, Holland, and Indonesia to follow his teacher Maha Guru Adityo Mataram Hanafi. After many years of training, Guru de-Bordes moved to London, England in the early 1980s to open the first Harimau Pencak Silat school in the UK.

He has continued to develop and adapt the Harimau Silat style focusing on self-defense aspects and incorporating aspects of other silat systems he has learned. Guru de-Bordes has taught and acted as an advisor to many special forces groups and police tactical teams. Currently, he resides in Ghana working as a security consultant to the president.

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Thank You Tuhon Leslie Buck!

Tuhon Leslie Buck at the Wik Academy of Martial Arts to teach Pencak Silat Mande Muda and Pekiti Tirsia Kali.

We at the Wik Academy wanted to thank Tuhon Leslie Buck for coming all the way from Austin, Texas to teach another amazing seminar this past weekend. We also wanted to thank everyone who took the time out of their weekends to join us in learning Pencak Silat and Pekiti Tirsia Kali.

We can't wait to have him back again!

Tuhon Leslie Buck at the Wik Academy of Martial Arts to teach Pencak Silat Mande Muda and Pekiti Tirsia Kali. Tuhon Leslie Buck at the Wik Academy of Martial Arts to teach Pencak Silat Mande Muda and Pekiti Tirsia Kali.

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