“For Stick’s Sake”
with Guru Mike Casto
January 13, 2018 at 3-5pm
1524 E. Pierson St, Phoenix, Arizona 85014
Sometimes, FMA practitioners get so caught up in blade training, they lose sight of the power of a stick as a stick. They pick up a stick and automatically use it as a blade or, if someone attacks them with a stick, they automatically treat it as a bladed attack.
Sticks aren’t a “better” weapon than a blade, they’re also not a “worse” weapon. In this workshop, we’ll focus on familiarization with the stick as a stick or, in more generic terms, using impact weapons as impact weapons. While they are inherently less lethal than blades, sticks provide a lot of usage options that either aren’t feasible or represent a huge risk to attempt with a blade.
AFA Members: $30 (preregister by January 6) or $35 at the door***
Non-members: $35 (preregister by January 6) or $40 at the door***
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