UBC REC offers a variety of martial arts instructional classes taught by experienced martial arts instructors. Integrating discipline, precision, power, and self-defence, martial arts classes will increase your inner and outer strength. Classes include Aikido, Capoeira, Tae Kwon Do, Karate, and more!
Mon, Apr. 8, 2013
SPRING FLING Confirmed Classes
Join Dan Slobodin on Tuesdays and Thursdays for a high intensity workout and great start to your day: Thai Kickbox
Dan has been training in the Martial Arts for well over 10 years. He first started in Tae Kwon Do at 7 years old, but then started again in 2000 training in Jeet Kune Do under Tim Shears (Creative Fights Guild). After developing a taste for the Striking arts, he trained briefly at Kel Lee's Academy before moving to Montreal to learn Savate, as well as train Muay Thai at the well known Gelinas Academy of Martial Arts (GAMMA).
In 2005 he moved to the Kootenays where he trained and fought Muay Thai under Brent Russel (Dam City Thaiboxing) until the close of the first gym in 2007. Since then he has continued to learn and train in the Art of Muay Thai both in Vancouver and more recently, Thailand where he had the opportunity to train with some excellent instructors, such as Lumpini Champion Chinnarach chor. Watcharin.
He has also earned his certification as a Specialist in Sports Conditioning and continues to train under Tim Shears at Gracie Barra as a Blue Belt in BJJ.Now brings his talents and expertise to you
Registration is open!
Fri, Apr. 5, 2013
-------------------------- Iaido Seminar Info -----------------------------------
Iaido Seminar: May 24th (Friday), 25th (Saturday) & 26th (Sunday) at the UBC SRC Gym.
Head master Esaka Sensei (Hanshi 10th degree) & 2 other high ranking senseis will be in attendence for this seminar
More information can be found at: www.vancouveriaido.com Seminar page is: http://www.vancouveriaido.com/seminar.htm
Mon, Apr. 1, 2013
Welcome to UBC REC Martial Arts
Here you will find Information on all your favorite classes for the Spring and Summer Season.
REGISTRATION IS OPEN! For all classes!
If your looking to get active, develop confidence or just continue your practice, martial arts is always a fun, social, safe and healthy choice..
Registration for all Spring and Summer classes is Open with a registration deadline of May 27th.
- Do not miss out on a FREE opportunity to try all of our programs during Shopping Week, starting Tuesday, May 21st and running until Monday, May 27th - Join us at the UBC Recreation Centre - located at 6000 Student Union Blvd. TODAY!.
UBC REC - A great source of Recreation.