Archive: May 2011

    Tipping the Balance: Tembin


    Tembin is one of our core juho techniques. It can be applied from a range of positions, whether grabbed from the wrist (tekubi), lapel or even neck. It can also be used as shikake waza (pick up techniques) and against punches and even kicks. The direct translation from Japanese means “balance” and can be thought […]

    Macmillan Charity Demo


    We have been asked by the QM centre to do some demonstrations for a Macmillan Charity event on Saturday 18th June. It shall be two 10 minute demo slots in-between 3 back-to-back classes. The event was well attended last year with around 100 people. The event will be supporting a great cause and also a […]

    Free Self Defence Tasters for Active Westminster Weekend


    We are doing two free self defence tasters on Sat and Sun 21st and 22nd May as part of the Active Westminster Weekend, in conjunction with the Queen Mother Sports Centre and Westminster Borough. It will be at 4pm in Studio 1 downstairs for about an hour. Bring your friends, family and any new prospects. For […]