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Self Defense Class for Individuals Who Identify as Women or Transfeminine

Public Safety is offering a self defense class for individuals who identify as women or transfeminine from in Walker 034 from 5pm to 6pm every Thursday.

The class is based on Krav Maga a form of self-defense and physical training, first developed by the Israeli army in the 1940s, based on the use of reflexive responses to threatening situations.The class will cover awareness, posture, how to stay vocal, striking, choke defense, ground assault defense and some weapon defense. Participants will also learn how to use everyday items, like a purse or office supplies, as weapons. The class will also include an attack simulation.

For more information, call Todd Jones (651) 523-2148 or tjones09@hamline.edu