Almost daily the media report stories of attacks on girls. Those who fight back are more likely to get away, yet without some form of training, it’s hard to know what to do. Join instructor Jennifer Finkle for an invigorating workshop where you will learn how to fight back. The workshop will include empowering self-defense techniques and is open to girls ages 8-12.
What will girls learn in this course?
- How to respond to violent situations
- Basic tools for fighting back, including:
The ideal stance to help maintain your balance and get away
Basic moves: punches, kicks, elbows, and knees
- Defending against common attacks, such as:
Bear hugs — both arms free and arms trapped
Hair pull attacks
Being pushed to the ground