Intersection of Traditional Asian Martial Arts

Intersection of
Traditional Asian Martial Arts

Japanese Martial Arts

Chinese Martial Arts

Okinawan Martial Arts

Filipino Martial Arts

Saturday, February 25th: The Five Realms Of Martial Arts

The Japanese Martial Arts Center is hosting a distance-based martial arts seminar.

The schedule is as follows:

9:30 AM Sign In
10:00 AM Jodo (4-foot staff)
10:50 AM Bokken (wooden sword)
11:40 AM Filipino Knife
12:40 PM  San Chuan Dao (Chinese Open Hand Striking)
01:20 PM  No gi takedowns

$60 general public
$40 JMAC Members

Sign up sheet at JMAC, or email to reserve your place!

Saturday, January 29th: Kangeiko (Winter Workout) at JMAC!

The Japanese Martial Arts Center is hosting a fundraising seminar for it's move to a new location. This may be the last major event at the current JMAC location. The details are as follows:

9:15  am - JMAC open/warm up period
9:40  am - Introduction by Suino Sensei

10:00 am - Guro T. Kent Nelson, 26 years experience, founder of KSK Martial Arts, former coach for the Mash Fight Team, teacher to both civilians & Law Enforcement. Teaching Filipino Martial Arts - Panantukan (Filipino Boxing).

11:00 am - Daryl Campbell, wrestling champion, former wrestling coach at Huron High School, teaching wrestling.

12:00 pm - Lunch

1:00  pm - Steve Kolasa, karate & aikido black belt, accomplished Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, teaching BJJ.

2:00  pm - Master Dan Vigil, TKD champion, extraordinary kicker, teaching kicking.

Non-Members: $80.00
Members of ITAMA, KSK Martial Arts, AOTKD: $60.00
Members of JMAC: $40.00
Forms of Payment: Cash, Check, Visa, MC, AMEX, Paypal

Please contact Dan Holland for further information.

Saturday, August 28th: Hsing I Ch'uan Intensive Seminar

The Internal Arts Association of Michigan will be holding a "Hsing I Ch'uan Intensive" Seminar on Saturday, August 28th. This will be an all-day event from Noon to 6:30pm.

This program is open to the public: Any/all styles or experience are welcome. No prior martial arts experience is required.

Please pre-register no later than August 25th to secure your spot at a discounted rate! Anyone may attend without preregistration, but keep in mind space is limited, so sign up now!
If you are interested in attending this intensive seminar, please click this link to contact Douglas Lawrence, and include:
    • Your Email address
    • Your status, ie... Past Itama or JMAC member etc.
    • How/where you heard about this seminar.
This information will be considered your pre-registration, and you will be added to the attendance/payment form. Following that, all present will pay at the registration/sign in on the day of the seminar.

Current ITAAM Participants
    $45.00 /  $60.00 at the door
Former  ITAMA Members, JMAC  Members, Other Associates
     $55.00 / $70.00 at the door
    $70.00 / $85 at the door

Bring a friend or family member - 15% discount off total.

July 16, 17, 18:
Shudokan Martial Arts Association Judo Camp

Nicklaus Suino Sensei, SMAA Judo Division Director and sixth dan, will be offering a special summer event focused on traditional Kodokan judo. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to learn the following judo throws:

• Seoi Nage (“Shoulder Throw”)
• Harai Goshi (“Sweeping Hip Throw”)
• Uchi Mata (“Inner Thigh Throw”)
• De Ashi Barai (“Advancing Foot Sweep”)
• O Soto Gari (“Major Outside Reap”)

Suino Sensei will teach how these techniques can be used effectively in competition, but also in self-defense. These are skills that can benefit people in every martial art, and extensive prior judo experience is not needed, as instruction will be offered for both beginners and advanced judoka.

Where: Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Who: Nicklaus Suino Sensei
What: Kodokan judo
When: July 16, 17, and 18, 2010
Theme: “Judo: Five Throws You Absolutely, Positively Can’t Live Without”

Cost: General Public—$75, SMAA Members—Only $60!
    Previous ITAMA Members: Only $30!

Schedule: July 16 (7:00 to 9:00 PM), July 17 (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, 5:30 to 7:30 PM), July 18 (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, 3:30 to 5:30 PM, Dinner/party from 5:30 PM on)


Japanese Martial Arts Center
771 Airport Blvd, Suite 1B
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 USA