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Free Jan. 10th Self-defense Seminars at over 25 Certified Training Centers!
On November 2, 2014, Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, a nurse's assistant in Philadelphia, was violently abducted at 9:40pm. The entire incident was captured by surveillance cameras, and although the exposure of the footage helped authorities catch the perpetrator, it also sparked widespread concern among women everywhere. Rener and Eve released a special Gracie Breakdown to discuss the incident and provide valuable insight to help viewers understand the key attributes that enabled Carlesha to survive the abduction. Additionally, they introduce an essential self-defense concept called the "Bystander Intervention Score," and explain how anyone can manipulate the score to increase their chance of survival during an abduction.
In the wake of this traumatic incident, Rener and Eve would like to sponsor Carlesha to come to California for an immersive Women Empowered training experience at the Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy. If anyone watching this video has any way of contacting Carlesha or her family, please have her email the Gracie Academy at info@GracieAcademy.com. Thank you for your help.
In response to this incident, the Gracie Academy will also be offering free Women Empowered Self-defense Seminars on January 10, 2015, at their headquarters in Torrance, California, as well as 25 different locations around the world. The full list of free seminar locations can be found below. The seminars are specifically designed for first-time self-defense students, so no experience is necessary, but space is limited, so you must save your spot in advance. To RSVP for any of the locations below, please click here.:
Torrance, California (Headquarters)
Saturday, January 10
3515 Artesia Blvd, Torrance, CA 90504
Beverly Hills, California
Sunday, January 11
324 S Beverly Dr, 2nd FL, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Additional Free Seminar Locations:
Huntington Beach, California
Solana Beach, California
Sioux City, Iowa
Manchester, New Hampshire
Queens Village, New York
Salt Lake City, Utah
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Bradford, United Kingdom
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sao Paulo, Brazil
To learn more about the free seminars on January 10, 2015, or to save your spot at any of the above listed seminar locations, please click here.