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Self Defence Workshop for Mothers and Daughters
Posted 04/21/2015 11:50AM
The Parents' Guild of The Sacred Heart School of Montreal will host a 4-hour Self-Defense Workshop for Mothers & Daughters given by George Manoli at the School on Saturday, May 9, 2015.This workshop is open to all QAIS schools.

George Manoli is a crime prevention officer with the Montreal Police Force. He has been teaching and empowering women with his 'hands-on' self-defense programs for over 35 years. Participants learn in a 'hands-
on' fashion practical, effective ways of asserting themselves and if confronted, to confidently stop the aggression or fight back using full force, disabling responses against a fully padded assailant. They develop the necessary mind-set to deal with the fear, confusion and panic that occur during a violent confrontation

This workshop includes three modules: theory and prevention; striking tools if confronted; and hands-on attack simulation and feedback. For more information about George Manoli, you may visit www.manoli.ca.

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 4 p.m. (3.5 hours of instruction)

Registration & Lunch: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. a lunch will be provided along with bottle water

Cost: $50 per participant (payable in advance by cheque

Note that a minimum of 20 participants is needed for the course to take place. The maximum number of participants is 40. Everyone should wear comfortable clothing such as long sweat pants, a long sleeve top and
gym shoes. Mothers are welcome to join their daughters!

If you have any further questions about the course, please contact one of the parent coordinators:

Parents' Guild of The Sacred Heart School of Montreal
Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant (514) 567 1590
Anna Maria Trifiletti (514) 765-8384

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