In response to a recent incident in Southern California, Gracie Jiu Jitsu Santa Cruz will be offering a Free Women Empowered Self-Defense Seminar on Saturday, July 14, 2018. This 2-hour seminar is designed specifically 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 the seminar review the seminar info below and fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page.

The seminar is designed for first-time self-defense students and will teach participants six critical techniques to address the following threat scenarios:

  • How to thwart potential attacks by making yourself a “hard target.”
  • How to break free from an attacker who grabs you without warning.
  • How to avoid being taken to the ground by a determined attacker.
  • How to escape from underneath an attacker who has you pinned to the ground.


Did you know?

Every 108 seconds someone is the US is sexually assaulted. Did you also know that each year there are 293,000 victims of sexual assault?

Do you have a practical game plan for you own safety?

Learning to be aware of potential real-world dangers and being prepared with realistic and functional strategies is key to staying safe in a real life violent encounter.


Space is VERY Limited – Save Your Spot Today

The seminar is free but space is very limited, so you must RSVP in advance. Absolutely no experience is necessary to participate, and the seminar is open to women ages 13 and up (Note: Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult). If you or someone you love would like to participate in this special 2-hour seminar, contact us using the information below and we’ll save your spot today. Also, feel free to forward this information to any of your friends who might be interested in attending.

Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018
Time: 2-4pm (Please arrive 15 minutes early)
Attire: Casual workout attire
Location: Gracie Santa Cruz, 1345 Capitola Rd, Santa Cruz, CA 95062


If you have questions or would like to reserve your spot, please fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you. 


W.E. Seminar 7/14/18