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There are various ways you can pay for our products and services at the Seal Martial Arts Dojo. To sign up for monthly lesson fees use the links below:Basic Package - £29.99 a month - 1 Lesson a weekhttps://pay.gocardless.com/AL0005RV9042H0Standard Package - £49.99 a month - 2 Lessons a weekhttps://pay.gocardless.com/AL0005RV8K1HW6Advanced Package - £64.99 a month - 3 Lessons a weekhttps://pay.gocardless.com/AL0005RVBRNCXQUnlimited Package - £80 a month - Unlimited lessons a weekhttps://pay.gocardless.com/AL0005RVC7K6ZRNew members can sign up using this link:https://sealmartialarts.com/products/adult-beginners-membership-offerYou can also pay for gradings via the link below:https://sealmartialarts.com/products/seal-martial-arts-grading-feeFor anything else don’t hesitate to contact us, We are always more than happy to help...

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Kaku – This point is the knee and the painful point on the inside and outside of the knee joint. Koshitsubo – Hip Pot – You can find this Kyusho point at the base of the spine where it joins the hip, also called the sacrum. Koe – Voice –This Kyusho point is between the centre of the thigh and the groin and is where the Femur joins the hip. This point is also where the femoral artery and femoral nerve begin, before they run down the leg. It is possible to dislocate the hip if this point is kicked hard. Yubi Tsubo – Finger Healing Point – This point...

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Jigen Ryu, a traditional Japanese martial art, has a rich history dating back centuries. Its origins are steeped in tradition, with techniques and philosophies passed down through generations. One particularly intriguing aspect of Jigen Ryu is the practice of hitting sticks at high energy, a method that not only builds physical strength but also embodies the essence of discipline and focus.Jigen Ryu traces its roots to the Sengoku period (1467-1603) in Japan, a time marked by intense warfare and the proliferation of martial arts schools. It was founded by a Samurai named Issai Chozan, who synthesised various combat techniques he...

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When it comes to close quarters combat, the choice of weapon can make all the difference between victory and defeat. Two iconic swords, the Roman Gladius and the Japanese Katana, have each left an indelible mark on history. In this article, we'll explore the benefits and disadvantages of these revered weapons from a combatives perspective.The Roman Gladius:The Gladius, the primary sword of the Roman legions, was a weapon designed for efficiency and effectiveness in close combat. Here are its key benefits:Maneuverability: The Gladius was known for its short length, typically around 18 to 24 inches, which made it highly maneuverable...

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Ninjutsu, the ancient art of the Ninja, encompasses a diverse range of techniques, each with its own unique purpose and application. Among these techniques lies Genjutsu, a mesmerising yet elusive aspect of Ninjutsu that delves into the realm of illusion and deception. In this exploration, we delve into the history, origins, and artistry of Genjutsu, shedding light on its intriguing nature within the world of ninjas.Genjutsu traces its roots back to feudal Japan, where Ninja clans utilised various techniques to deceive, manipulate, and control their adversaries. The term "Genjutsu" itself translates to "illusion technique," highlighting its primary function of creating...

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