We (Doug Boyd – Boyd’s Defensive Arts LLC, Steve Bartholf and Roger Dabney – Competitive Edge Karate) will be hosting a GM Pellegrini Combat Hapkido (CH) Seminar on Saturday, August 5, 2023 in Richmond, VA – for his first seminar in Richmond, VA in over 5 years. Note that, though he has been to Richmond,Continue reading “Seminar Notice”
Just returned home from a Combat Hapkido seminar in Southern Pines, NC.
#combathapkido 5 in class today… 1 white/yellow belt, 1 brown belt, 2 purple belts, and me… so we continued working on everyone’s new material… As an added bonus, one student wanted to surprise me with an arm around choke from behind while I worked with another student. After escaping that “surprise choke hold” (without hurtingContinue reading “Feb. 18, 2023”
#combathapkido SAVE THE DATE: On Saturday, August 5, 2023, Master Bartholf and I will be hosting GM Pellegrini in Richmond for a Combat Hapkido seminar… More info will be coming out soon.
#combathapkido REMINDER: There will be no classes from October 20-24, 2022 because at least half of the Combat Hapkido class attending the 30th Anniversary of the International Combat Hapkido Federation event in Chattanooga, TN this weekend. Classes will resume on Thursday, October 27, 2022.
Warm up was same side and cross side brush trap drills. The middle 1/3 of the class was talking the 1st four same side break aways and the 1st same side take down and examining from (1) both people standing, (2) both people seated across a table, and (3) one person sitting and the otherContinue reading “March 5, 2022”
I attended (via Zoom) the Combat Hapkido seminar by Grand Master Pellegrini and Sr. Master Gridley. It occurred at TM Martial Arts in Joliet, Illinois on Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 10am – 4pm (Central Time) with 70+ people in attendance, including several via Zoom. We resume regular classes on Monday, November 15, 2021… bringContinue reading “November 13, 2021 Seminar”