Hapkido Sparring Seminar Part 2 (April 16, 2022) – On Saturday, April 16th, Pacific Rim is hosting an adult sparring seminar for current Hapkido students. The seminar will run from 12:15 – 2:15pm and will be taught by Mr. Martyn and Mr. Lekas.
Students (ages 13+) of all levels are welcome to attend the seminar. The format of the seminar will focus on technique and proper execution of combinations and drills and will build upon the drills we have been doing in class. The seminar will cover 1) striking, 2) combinations, and 3) partner drills.
Yahagi Sensei Seminar (Oct 8-9, 2022) – Yahagi is a sword specialist and the Headmaster of Ryushin Shouchi-Ryu, a school of kobudo (ancient martial arts) specializing in iaijutsu (quick-draw sword art) and tai kumitachi (partner bokken training). We have trained with Yahagi Sensei in Japan on multiple occasions and this will be his fourth trip to Oregon.
Yahagi Sensei will be providing 12 hours of direct instruction and this will be a technical seminar. No prior experience with sword arts required!