COVID-19 Plan for Martial Arts classes

When we reopen our classes (July, 2020), we will be implementing the following plan to protect everyone from the Covid-19 virus. Please review this plan and be prepared to follow the safety guidelines when you return to class.

Japanese Shinkendo Swordsmanship class

  • Classes will be limited to no more than 12 students per class.
  • Keep distance between students of at least 7 feet.
  • No direct contact between students or instructor
  • There will be no loud kia’s (yelling or counting).
  • Wooden practice swords will be santitized before and after class.
  • Hand-sanitizers will be available for cleaning hands when needed.
  • Students will not be permitted to join class if they are sick
  • Students are encouraged to wear masks and/or face shields.
  • Students must bring own water bottle. The water fountain will be unavailable.

 

Aikido Self Defense classes

  • Limit class to no more than 12 students per class to keep at least 7-ft distance apart.
  • Mats will NOT be used at this time.
  • There will be no direct contact between students or instructors.
  • Curriculum will be limited to solo forms, weapon training with knife/Bo Staff, kicks, punches, blocks, footwork drills, and cardio conditioning,
  • There will be no loud kia’s (yelling or counting)
  • All practice weapons will be sanitized before class and at end of class. Students will be assigned their own weapon for duration of class.
  • Hand sanitizers will be available for cleaning hands when needed
  • Students will not be permitted to join class if they are sick
  • Students are encouraged to wear wasks and/or face shields
  • Students must bring own water bottle. The water fountain will be unavailable.