Sensei Figgiani Bunkai Seminar–Sept 9-10

Sensei Figgiani Bunkai Seminar September 9-10, 2016

On September 9-10, 2016, the Shorinryu Karate Academy at the Grove City, PA, YMCA, will host a karate training seminar taught by Sensei Jerry Figgiani, 8th Dan in Matsubayashi Shorin Ryu, and founder and president of Shorin Ryu Karatedo International. This two-day seminar will focus on developing practical partner drills, analyzing kata (forms) for self-defense applications, and discovering locks, chokes, and throws within kata (forms).

This seminar is open to all martial artists, regardless of style, and is suited for intermediate and advanced students. Some knowledge of the Pinan/Heian/Pyung Ahn kata (forms) and the Naihanchi/Tekki/Chul-Gi kata (forms) would be beneficial but is not necessary.

Seminar Schedule

Friday, September 9, 7pm-9pm:

Two-person drills; practical variations of Yakusoku Kumite drills

Saturday, September 10, 10am-4pm:

Morning Session: Principles of kata bunkai (analyzing kata/forms for practical self-defense applications) focusing on Nahainchi/Tekki/Chul-Gi

Afternoon Session: Discovering throws, locks, and chokes in the Pinan/Heian/Pyung Ahn kata (forms)

Location

YMCA of Grove City, PA
543 East Main Street Ext.
Grove City, PA 16127

Map and Directions

Pricing

Online Purchase Prices (Purchase Below):

Friday and Saturday: $75.00

Saturday Only: $50.00

Friday Only: $30.00

At the Door Prices (Cash or Check Only):

Friday and Saturday: $80.00

Saturday Only: $60.00

Friday Only: $40.00

Secure your seminar spot online now and save!

You can pay with PayPal, credit card, or debit card. Just select your seminar attendance option, click the Add to Cart button, and then follow the instructions on the check out page. Please print your PayPal receipt and bring it with you to the seminar.


Select Your Seminar Attendance



Hotel Information

The Grove City YMCA is located 15 minutes away from the Grove City Outlet Mall. There are many hotel options in the outlet mall area; however, you should book your room well in advance, as the hotels fill up quickly due to outlet shopping.

Airports:

  1. Venango Regional Airport (23 miles northeast of Grove City, PA)
  2. Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport (46 miles west of Grove City, PA)
  3. Pittsburgh International Airport (62 miles south of Grove City, PA)
  4. Erie International Airport (78 miles north of Grove City, PA)
  5. Akron-Canton Regional Airport (92 miles west of Grove City, PA)
  6. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (108 miles west of Grove City, PA)

Hotels in the Grove City Outlet Mall area (5 miles from the Grove City, PA, YMCA):

Best Western Grove City Inn

Comfort Inn

Hampton Inn & Suites

Holiday Inn Express

Super 8

Hotels in the Harrisville Area (7 miles from the Grove City, PA, YMCA)

Motel 6

Quality Inn

Hotels in the Slippery Rock Area (8 miles from Grove City, PA, YMCA)

Fairfield Inn & Suites

Hotels in the Mercer Area (9 miles from Grove City, PA, YMCA)

Comfort Inn

Colonial Inn Motel

Hotels in the Hermitage Area (20 miles from Grove City, PA, YMCA)

Econo Lodge

Red Roof

Royal Motel

Hotels in the Butler Area (21 miles from Grove City, PA, YMCA)

Hampton Inn

Holiday Inn Express

For More Information:

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Share

Okinawan Senseis in Ireland–June 14-20

Sensei Jerry Figgiani, in collaboration with Sensei Patrick Beaumont and Matsubayashi Ireland, has finalized all arrangements for bringing the Okinawans to Ireland. Takeshi Tamaki Sensei, Sadahiro Makino Sensei, Masahiko Tokashiki Sensei, and Tstomu Daiku will participate in this historical event, June 14-20, 2016.

 

Share

SRKDI Doshi Kai–April 30

This Doshi Kai we will explore the basic principles of throwing techniques within the kata. Sensei Figgiani will go over the very important principles of Kuzushi (off balancing), Tsukuri (fitting in), Tai Sabaki (body movement), and Kake (the application of a throw).

Don’t know how to fall ? No problem, Sensei Figgiani will give you the tools so you will be the one doing the throwing. This will be a non-intimidating seminar for people with limited knowledge in this area. More advanced students will get a deeper understanding of the movements and how to make them work.

Date: April 30

Time: 10 AM-2PM

Location:

East Coast Black Belt Academy
161 Middle Country Rd
Middle Island, NY 11953

Cost: $40.00 per person for SRKDI members; $60 for non-members

Share

Shorin Ryu Training Workshop–April 16

KATA | BUNKAI | FUTARI GEIKO (Two Person Drills)

This will be a six hour seminar held at Family Martial Arts & Fitness. Seminar topics will include the form, function, contextual analysis, and history of Shorin Ryu Kata.

Date: April 16

Time: 10 AM

Location:

Family Martial Arts and Fitness
113 N. Barron St.
Eaton, OH 45320

Cost: $50.00 per person

Sensei Jerry Figgiani and Sensei Don Caponigro will team up together for this very informative seminar.

Share

Winter Haven Budokai Shorin Ryu Training

Shorin Ryu Training at Winter Haven Budokai

A Workshop Taught by Kyoshi Jerry Figgiani, 8th Dan and Founder/President of SRKDI
Hosted by Senseis Michael Mitchel and Juan Queris

 

Dates: March 12, 2016

Time:

Kids: 9:30am-11:30am

Adults: 1pm-5pm

Location:

Winter Haven Budokai
6284 Cypress Garden Blvd. (High Pointe Center)
Winter Haven, FL 33884

Fees:

Kids: $40

Adults: $50

Contact Info:

Please RSVP Sensei Juan Queris by Feb 19, 2016
(863) 269-8308 or winterhavenbudokai@gmail.com
Visit: http://winterhaven-budokai.com/events or https://www.facebook.com/events/215895835412266/

Download Flyer:

Click to download flyer.

Share

Sensei Figgiani Workshop in California–Feb 26-28

Workshops taught by Kyoshi Jerry Figgiani, 8th Dan and Founder/President of SRKDI

Dates:

February 26-28, 2016

Hosted by:

Mendocino Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate Association in affiliation with the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Activities League

Location:

Willits Body Works Gym and Martial Arts Center

For more information:

Contact Kyoshi Michael Tobin at 707-459-2220 or mactobin@aol.com

 

Share

Winter Haven Budokai Championship

Winter Haven Budokai Karate Do Championship

Hosted by Juan Queris Sensei

Date: October 10, 2015

Time:

Registration begins: 8:30am

Tournament begins: 10:00am

Location:

The Vanguard School
22000 Highway 27
Lake Wales, FL 33859

Fees:

Competitor (Kata and Kumite)

$50 for one event
$60 for both events

Spectator Fee: $5 (children 5 yrs old and under enter free)

Contact Info:

 Winter Haven Budokai
6284 Cypress Gardens Blvd
Winter Haven, FL 33884
High Pointe Center

Dojo: 863-269-8308
Cell: 863-968-3188

winterhavenbudokai@gmail.com

www.winterhaven-budokai.com

Share

Sensei Figgiani Workshop in Ireland –Nov 14-15

Workshops taught by Sensei Jerry Figgiani, 8th Dan and Founder/President of SRKDI

Dates:

November 14-15, 2015

Training times:

Saturday 14th, 10am – 12. Seniors.
4pm – 6pm. Seniors

Sunday 15th, 12 – 1pm – Children’s class.
3pm – 5pm – Senior’s.

Location:

St. Mary’s Karate Club
St. Mary’s Hall
Northgate Street
Athlone, Ireland, UK

In conjunction with Matsubayashi Ireland.

For more information on this seminar, please contact Sensei Figgiani:

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Share

Doshi Kai: November 1, 2015

Martial Arts Doshi Kai Training Session

 

Date: Sunday, November 1, 2015

Time: 11 AM – 3 PM

Location:

Excelsior Ni Martial Arts

2960 RT 94 Suite 202
Blooming Grove, NY 10914
Phone: (845) 496-9025

Cost: Members $40.00 • Non-Members $60.00

Hosted by Sensei Nestor Ramos. Kata, Kata Bunkai, and Yamane Kobudo will be covered at this Doshi Kai. Please bring your own Bo.

For more information, please contact Sensei Jerry Figgiani:

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Share

Doshi Kai: August 15, 2015

Martial Arts Doshi Kai Training Session

 

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Time: 11 AM – 3 PM

Location:

Shorin Ryu Karatedo International Headquarters
161 Middle Country Rd.
Middle Island, NY 11953

Cost: Members $40.00 • Non-Members $60.00

For more information, please contact Sensei Jerry Figgiani:

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Share