We are thrilled to partner with Jay Jack at The Academy for this important clinic!
What: Self-defense seminar for runners (men & women)
When: Sunday, June 22nd, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: The Academy, 651 Riverside Street, Portland, ME 04274
How much: $10
This clinic will cover basic scenarios in Self Defense. We will discuss the theory and application of defensive tactics that you can use to protect yourself when running alone.
We will discuss defending the most common attacks. Including when you are grabbed unexpectedly, or worse knocked to the ground at the start of the encounter.
About your instructor, Jay Jack:
Jay Jack began his martial arts career studying Karate at the age of 5. After Karate, he studied Muay Thai and Jeet Kune Do for three years. Jay spent five years studying Shaolin Chin-Na under Yang Jwing Ming. Jay has studied Judo since 1996, receiving his black belt in 2002.
Jay found Amal Easton in 1999 (Amal is a Renzo Gracie black belt, and one of the few Americans to have direct ties to the famous Gracie Barra in Rio de Janeiro Brazil). Jay has been personally devoted to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Vale Tudo ever since.
Jay has fought and won in numerous MMA organizations including Ring of Fire, Gladiator Challenge, and the USWF. Jay has been instructing martial arts of various disciplines since 1992 and has produced many decorated athletes and programs.