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The Brave Way Self Defense Program is an effective self-defense system based on instinctive principles that are easy to learn.The techniques we teach work regardless of your size, strength, speed, experience or physical ability.

This 2 hour class will be held at various park district facilities in the northshore, north suburbs and northwest suburbs. If you would like to attend please RSVP and contact the individual Park District to resister and pay for the class. If you live in the town the class is being offered you will receive a resident discount from the park district. Please note each park district charges a different fee for the Brave Way Class.

Some of the things you will learn:

To defend against grabs, chokes, punches & kicks from single & multiple attackers
Effective Rape Defense & prevention techniques as well as Gun and Knife Defense.
Personal Safety advice to help anticipate and avoid hostile or violent situations.
Learn to quickly make a plan of action if you feel threatened.

We will also be happy to offer recommendations to any scenarios you may want to address.

Upon completion of The Brave Way program, participants will possess the confidence and techniques necessary to help them properly defend themselves and protect others.

The Brave Way instructors have advanced multiple martial arts backgrounds, security, self-defense training and military experience.

Past events (839)

Brave Way at Highland Park Park District

Highland Park Park District West Ridge Center

Brave Way at Grayslake Park District

Grayslake Park District/Rec Center Gym

Brave Way at Wilmette Park District

Wilmette Community Recreation Center

Brave Way at Northbrook Leisure Center

Northbrook Leisure Center Complex


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