Are you The Hammer?
November 30th, 2013
Latest Events and News from The Forge
A fun live audience interview that Tim and Mark did with UofC variety TV show
“Full Frontal” at NUTV.ca!
Metro News has featured The Forge’s zombie self defence course, “Fight the Bite”!
Head on over to check it out:
Or pick up the print edition today!
So, we’re doing it again!
The Forge will be hosting another Fight the Bite course on July 27th, 2013 from 10:00 – 17:00 hrs MST.
It will be held at the Highland Park Community Hall (Basement).
Cost is $50/student.
Contact us at [email protected] for more information or call (403) 681-2529
Or check out our Facebook page for the latest information and updates:
Keep your eyes open and Fight the Bite!
A great write up for “Fight the Bite! A Zombie Survival Workshop” in The Calgary Journal:
Watch here for our next offering of the course!
If you’re interested in learning the art of Krav Panim el Panim (KAPAP) – literally “face-to-face combat” from Major Avi Nardia (ret) of the Israeli Defense Force – drop us a line at [email protected]!
The course will be held at the University of Calgary on the 4th & 5th of May from 10:00 – 17:00 hrs MST.
Please check out the Facebook event for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/547815271918459/
This past weekend (March 2, 2013) a number of Forge members went to a Western Martial Arts tournament in Edmonton, AB hosted by the Academy of European Swordsmanship (www.swordsmanship.ca).
Congratulations to Gareth for Gold in Intermediate Shortsword and Tim for Silver in Senior Dagger.
Thanks to all of our participants and thanks to AES Edmonton for hosting the tournament. We look forward to next year!
Our February 24th Fight the Bite: A Zombie Survival Workshop was a raving success with students! Everyone in attendance (including instructors and Zombies) had a lot of fun and we’re looking forward to doing it again in the Spring! Stay tuned here or on our Facebook page for more details.
For some great photos of the event please check out our Facebook Page and give us a like while you’re there!
As you may or may not know our martial teachings cover a wide range of Historical European Martial Arts, as well as, modern self defence techniques. One of the disciplines we draw upon is that of Krav Panim El-Panim (face-to-face fighting otherwise knowns as “KAPAP”. One of our instructors, Tim, is the only KAPAP-certified instructor in Alberta!
Come May 4th & 5th The Forge will be hosting a KAPAP seminar with Maj. Avi Nardia (retired IDF). We expect to have participants from a number of local schools. If you’re interested please drop us a line. Cost for the 2 day seminar is $150.00 CAD / student. Any and all are welcome. Location and times are pending and will be posted here. Stay tuned for more information!
Check out Mr. Avi Nardia’s site here: http://www.avinardia.com/