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Carrollton Beginning Judo I

Dates: February 25 - April 15, 2019

Meets: M from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Registration Fee: $99.00

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Beginning Judo I

This introductory course will provide experience in the philosophy and techniques of martial arts in general and Judo in particular. The focus for this class is on the techniques used in competitive sport judo. Although the focus is sport related the techniques studied in this class are also applicable to self-defense situations (if properly developed and maintained).

This is a physical course so there are risks associated with exertion if you are not in good physical condition but we strive to minimize those risks while gradually increasing your conditioning over the course period. Judo has the fewest injuries per-capita of any contact sport worldwide because safety is always a driving concern with all the drills, exercises and techniques.

Students will learn the following during the course:
1. Fall or be thrown without sustaining injury.
2. Execute basic ground fighting techniques: holds, chokes and arm-locks.
3. Execute a variety of throwing techniques.
4. Explain the values, goals, cultural heritage, and historical development of judo.
5. Identify the social courtesies and etiquette of judo.

A Judo Gi (uniform) is required for class. Students may purchase their own uniform or rent ($20) or purchase ($50) the judo gis from the West Georgia Judo Club. The Judo Club generally encourages potential students to rent a gi when they first start as they are deciding whether to continue in judo or not.

Meets: Beginning Judo I will meet from 7-9pm on Mondays, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, & 4/15. The course meets for 8 consecutive weeks or 16 hours.

Location: UWG Carrollton. Student Recreation Center (aka The Hangar)

Registration Fee: $99. Students must be at least 16 years old to participate and must provide a copy of their insurance card on or before the first night of class. Minor students must also complete and return the UWG Youth Program 2018 Waiver Form.
Students should wear a Judo Gi to each class.

About the Instructor: Charley (Hap) Wheeler III is a 5th degree black belt in judo. He has a Continental Coaching certification from USA Judo and has been teaching Judo classes for 30+ years. He also advises the West Georgia Judo Club, a UWG student organization that competes locally, regionally, and nationally.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS. I understand that there is a risk of injury associated with participating in this activity. In the event that I am injured or become ill while participating in the BEGINNING JUDO I COURSE, I give my permission for the staff to seek medical attention if deemed necessary under the conditions. I certify that I am in good physical health and will notify staff members of any condition that may impair my ability to participate in any class activity. I hereby release the University of West Georgia, Continuing Education staff, course staff or any other employee of UWG or employed by the Continuing Education from any claim for damage or injury that may arise from my participation in the BEGINNING JUDO I COURSE.

RELEASE. In consideration for my participation in UWG Continuing Education's course, I release, discharge and agree not to sue UWG Continuing Education or any of it's affiliates, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, or Venues where class is held (collectively called "Releasees in this Agreement and Release) for any claims, demands, actions and causes of action arising out of any loss or damage to property and any injury, including but not limited to death, that I or others may sustain, whether or not caused by the negligence of the Releasees, as a result of my participating in UWG Continuing Education's BEGINNING JUDO I COURSE. I voluntarily assume full responsibility for property loss or damage, and for personal injury, including but not limited to death that I may sustain as a result of being engaged in this activity, whether or not caused by the negligence of the Releasees. I intend this as a release, discharge and promise not to sue or bring any claim against the Releasees. I also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees from any loss, liability, damage or costs, including court costs and attorney's fees, that they may incur due to my participation in the activity, whether caused by the negligence of Releasees or otherwise.

YOUTH WAIVER. Upon registration, participant's parent/guardian should complete and return the UWG Youth Program 2018 Waiver Form.
Waiver forms should be returned to UWG Continuing Ed, 1601 Maple Street, Murphy Building, Carrollton, GA 30118 or to Erika McClain no later than the first day of class.

PHOTO RELEASE. By registering for a UWG Continuing Education program, I authorize UWG Continuing Education the right to photograph me and to use the photographs in all formats and media for any purpose, including for education, marketing and trade purposes. I hereby release UWG Continuing Education from all claims arising out of the use of the photographs, including without limitation all claims for compensation, libel, invasion of privacy or violation of copyright ownership.

INTENT. I understand that it is a condition of my enrollment in UWG Continuing Education's class that I must agree to these terms, and I understand that UWG Continuing Education will not permit me to purchase the course or attend the class unless done so.

Notes:

Judo I was rescheduled to start on 2/25/19. Course dates are subject to change based on enrollment as of 2/20/19. The minimum enrollment to conduct the course is 5 participants.
Fee: $99.00
Hours:16.00

Charley (Hap) Wheeler

Charley (Hap) Wheeler III is a 5th degree black belt in judo. He has a Continental Coaching certification from USA Judo and has been teaching Judo classes for 30+ years. He also advises the West Georgia Judo Club, a UWG student organization that competes locally, regionally, and nationally.
Date Day Time Location
02/25/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
03/04/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
03/11/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
03/18/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
03/25/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
04/01/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
04/08/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center
04/15/2019Monday7 PM to 9 PM UWG Student Recreation Center

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