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Protect Yourself - Self Defense

YMCA Connections

Sunday, 25 February 2018 from 1:45 PM to 5:00 PM (PST)

Protect Yourself - Self Defense

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General Admission 1d 18h 59m Free  

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Self Defense Techniques using Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

A FREE event for Permanent Residents and Refugees

Personal safety is important. Learn how to defend yourself in a dangerous situation. This class is fun, educational, energizing and welcoming. It will help you

  • Recognise dangerous situations 
  • Protect yourself against attackers
  • Build your confidence 

You don't need any experience. This is for beginners. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring your water bottle. 

Registration will take place at Brentwood Community & Resource Centre, 2055 Rosser Avenue,  Burnaby. From here, you will be transported by bus to North Vancouver Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. After the class, you will travel back home by sea-bus and skytrain. Transit tickets will be provided for your return trip and volunteers will be available to guide you back to Burnaby.  

If this is your first event with YMCA Connections you MUST BRING YOUR PERMANENT RESIDENT CARD AND FILL IN AN APPLICATION FORM found here: Application Form

Please either bring the completed application form with you or email it to

Each person must register for a ticket (including children and family members).

The YMCA Connections has a 2 no-show policy. This means that if you register but do not attend 2 YMCA Connections events, you will no longer be able to attend events. Please help us avoid this situation by canceling your ticket in advance if you know you are not able to attend the event. To cancel please do this through the Eventbrite website where you get your ticket OR by emailing OR SMS/message 778 990 4856. 


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Brentwood Community Resource Centre
2055 Rosser Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5C 5Y1

Sunday, 25 February 2018 from 1:45 PM to 5:00 PM (PST)

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