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Karate for Teens

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Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Age:Teen  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements. 

No flavored drinks are allowed. Everyone must be dressed in athletic clothing. No jeans, boots, shoes, and khakis. All personal items must be locked and secured in the locker room.

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Karate: Adults

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Monday: 7:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 5, 2015
End Date: March 13, 2015
Age:Adult  

Participants to learn self-discipline, courtesy, respect, confidence, character, and self control all while learning the basics of Karate and Martial Arts/Self Defense.

Instructor:  Natividad and George Sanchez

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Karate: Youth

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 5, 2015
End Date: March 13, 2015
Age:Child / Teen  

Participants to learn self-discipline, courtesy, respect, confidence, character, and self control all while learning the basics of Karate and Martial Arts/Self Defense.

Instructor:  Natividad and George Sanchez

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Kata

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Tuesday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center, 670 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Child  

Kata are systematic movements used in connection with martial arts like karate, judo and kendo. They are traditionally practiced in Japan to get better at these martial arts.

Introducing kata to kids is a fun and simple way to familiarize them with martial arts.

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Kata and Sparring

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Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center, 670 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Adult / Senior  

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Martial Arts

(M)

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen / Adult  

Children, youth and adults learn self-defense techniques which stress hand and foot combat in this mixed martial arts class.

Instructor: Joe Steed

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Martial Arts

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Crotona Park Community Center, 1700 Fulton Avenue, Bronx

Age:Teen / Child  

Martial Arts instruction for children 11-14 on Wednesday and teens 14-18 on Thursday.

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Mixed Martial Arts/Self-Defense

(M)

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: December 8, 2014
End Date: February 28, 2015
Age:Teen / Adult  

Get fit and have fun in this combat sport that incorporates techniques from a variety of martial arts forms.  Enhance cardiovascular conditioning, muscle strength, balance, coordination and concentration in this popular modern sport.

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Parent and Child Instructional Capoeira

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Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Highbridge Recreation Center, 2301 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: September 15, 2014
End Date: December 27, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Come experience the rhythm and artistic style of this Afro-Brazilian non-contact martial art. No matter your fitness level you will find this class challenging while exploring a range of possibilities through dance, acrobatics, instrumental and vocal music.

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