We started with an “awareness walk,” practiced our very best “attract attention: KIAIs!,” and then wrapped up with wrist turns and “atemi” (strikes to the face and/or foot stomps). Of course the best defense is always simple to avoid the attack. Earlier today, Global Academy co-founder and Leadership Coach, John Lesko, shared a few self-defense pointers with some extraordinary young ladies enrolled in a “girls only” adventure camp in Triangle, Virginia.
Now I’m not saying where I placed in GMU’s Cohort #7. But I’m reminded of a couple of jokes:
Joke/Question #1: “What do you call the last man or woman who graduates from medical school?”
Joke/Question #2: (The patient can be seen scratching his head as he reads the doctor’s many certificates hanging on the wall.) “So tell me doctor, why do they call this a practice?”