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DEFENDO by Jyrki Saario is a European self-defense system. Its focus is on simplicity and realism, providing easy to learn self-defense solutions for anybody willing to learn.

Each of our instructors is educated and certified by Saario Academy, a highly respected international school established by the founder of Defendo. Our school provides the most practical and effective training based on real life experience, police statistics and detailed crime analyses.

 

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DEFENDO BY JYRKI SAARIO

  • DEFENDO WORKSHOP - READING

    On the 2nd of December 2017 we`ll start with 3 hours seminar in Reading (TNT Academy). László Tóth will go through the basics of the system. Then we`ll look at some higher level problems like defences against
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  • PROMOTION TO 4TH DAN

    On the 7th of July Petteri Kantola and Jussi Jokinen were promoted to 4th dan of Scandinavian Defendo Black Belt by Master Jyrki Saario. Congratulations to both of
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  • SAFE KID INSTRUCTOR COURSE - BUDAPEST

    Safe kid is a self-defence system developed specifically for children. This program was created by László Tóth and István Nagy. Based on adult self-defense techniques, has since become an integral part of Saario
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  • 1ST INTERNATIONAL SAARIO ACADEMY CAMP - BUDAPEST

    The 1st International Saario Academy Camp will take place in Budapest (Hungary) from 4th to 6th of August. 3 days, 5-6 hours training per day! The Camp will be led by: Jyrki Saario - Saario Academy Head Instructor Istvan Nagy - polish
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