The recent surge in violence against Asian American and Pacific Islanders across the US is heartbreaking and horrific. While our hope and prayers are for peace and love, the reality is we have to be smart and aware.
Learn basic self defense to become more aware of our surroundings and a few hands on tactics that can help if you need to get away from an attack.
Registration required here: https://www.eventbrite.com/.../aapi-seniors-women-in...
Eventbrite password: AAPISWIP
In-person class limited to 20 (10 women, 10 seniors).
Zoom option will be available (max: 50 women, 50 seniors).
Signed waiver required: https://drive.google.com/.../1ogCRds3NtAoc-yDcpx.../view...
Wear comfortable clothing
Will be training with masks
Will be barefoot on the mats
Bring water bottle
Online: Zoom link to be sent after registration
Thank you to Top Level MMA and the Ambubuyog Family for donating their gym, time and talent to help our community during this heavy time.
Cost is donation only. Proceeds will go to Asian Americans Advancing Justice Coalition. Donate here and please note "AAPI Seniors & Women in Power - Self Defense Workshop": https://www.advancingjustice-chicago.org/donate/
*Depending on demand, a second AAPI Women & Senior's Self Defense Workshop may be held in May