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IVY RIOT!, Hot Goth GF Radio, and Misfit Combat present: SATURDAY JUNE 1ST QT SELF DEFENSE WORKSHOP Join Cha Apostol, owner of Misfit Combat Gym in Emeryville, for a hands-on demonstration and workshop aimed at educating and arming QT folks in self-defense tactics and techniques. This session will help you: • Keep yourself at a safe distance through verbal communication and body language • Use proper technique when utilizing escapes and/or attacks • Fall and get back up safely and efficiently • Avoid and evade threatening circumstances • Use realistic situation self-defense techniques Cha has been doing combat martial arts for over 15 years. She holds a black belt in a freestyle martial art, a black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu, and practices other weapon arts. She teaches self-defense workshops and seminars around the Bay Area. Her self-defense classes are mostly geared towards students who are queer, trans, youth, and those who suffer from PTSD. She is a kind and patient teacher who will meet people where they are and guide them towards the journey they need to embark upon. Wear comfortable clothes and be ready to get physical! This will be a primarily standing event with floor mats for seating and hands-on practice. 2-5pm Free w/ RSVP IVY ROOM 860 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA • 21+ Space is limited, RSVP now to reserve your spot! Please email info@ivyroom.com to release your spot if you can no longer attend Thanks to grant funding from Live Music Society, each QT POWER PANEL is FREE to attend for any and all queer folks! RSVP for any event on ivyroom.com/ivyriot. Space is limited, so we ask that allies kindly reconsider taking up a spot that could go to a queer person. And if you have the means, please consider donating $5 or $10 to Ivy Room when you RSVP, to help us keep our queer spaces alive! COVID PRECAUTIONS: This is a mask-encouraged event. Venue fans will be ventilating air indoors throughout the event and the front door will be kept open for circulation. Please email info@ivyroom.com if you have any concerns. QT POWER PANELS is produced in partnership with Hot Goth GF Radio, a local independent booker, promoter, and event producer focused on uplifting the femme and queer goth and punk. communities of the Bay Area. Instagram: @hotgothgfradio

QT Power Panels - QT SELF DEFENSE WORKSHOP

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Ivy Room
860 San Pablo Avenue At Solano, Albany, CA 94706
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QT Power Panels - QT SELF DEFENSE WORKSHOP

TBD
Ivy Room
860 San Pablo Avenue At Solano, Albany, CA 94706
Tickets
21+ event
Valid photo ID required
Alcohol free event
This event will not serve alcohol
About
IVY RIOT!, Hot Goth GF Radio, and Misfit Combat present: SATURDAY JUNE 1ST QT SELF DEFENSE WORKSHOP Join Cha Apostol, owner of Misfit Combat Gym in Emeryville, for a hands-on demonstration and workshop aimed at educating and arming QT folks in self-defense tactics and techniques. This session will help you: • Keep yourself at a safe distance through verbal communication and body language • Use proper technique when utilizing escapes and/or attacks • Fall and get back up safely and efficiently • Avoid and evade threatening circumstances • Use realistic situation self-defense techniques Cha has been doing combat martial arts for over 15 years. She holds a black belt in a freestyle martial art, a black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu, and practices other weapon arts. She teaches self-defense workshops and seminars around the Bay Area. Her self-defense classes are mostly geared towards students who are queer, trans, youth, and those who suffer from PTSD. She is a kind and patient teacher who will meet people where they are and guide them towards the journey they need to embark upon. Wear comfortable clothes and be ready to get physical! This will be a primarily standing event with floor mats for seating and hands-on practice. 2-5pm Free w/ RSVP IVY ROOM 860 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA • 21+ Space is limited, RSVP now to reserve your spot! Please email info@ivyroom.com to release your spot if you can no longer attend Thanks to grant funding from Live Music Society, each QT POWER PANEL is FREE to attend for any and all queer folks! RSVP for any event on ivyroom.com/ivyriot. Space is limited, so we ask that allies kindly reconsider taking up a spot that could go to a queer person. And if you have the means, please consider donating $5 or $10 to Ivy Room when you RSVP, to help us keep our queer spaces alive! COVID PRECAUTIONS: This is a mask-encouraged event. Venue fans will be ventilating air indoors throughout the event and the front door will be kept open for circulation. Please email info@ivyroom.com if you have any concerns. QT POWER PANELS is produced in partnership with Hot Goth GF Radio, a local independent booker, promoter, and event producer focused on uplifting the femme and queer goth and punk. communities of the Bay Area. Instagram: @hotgothgfradio
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