- Schedule of Classes - February 25, 2020 7:14PM EST
- Course Catalog - February 25, 2020 7:14PM EST
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.
The Jeet Kune Do Class at Cornell is taught as an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) format. This focus will include JKD's approach to stand-up striking, teaching a blend of boxing, kickboxing, knee and elbow strikes. The ground format will include takedowns, mixed blends of grappling using Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Erik Paulson's Combat Submission Wrestling, Filipino Kali grappling and striking from the ground. This is a blended system of martial arts that combines a modern western training approach with eastern martial arts training methods. Two person partner training and use of equipment to develop the student's strength, power and focus is stressed. The class format will emphasize the application of Jeet Kune Do in regard to Mixed Martial Arts training and competition. The class will maintain a strict regard for safety, but none the less instruct the student in the No-Nonsense approach of Modern Mixed Martial Arts. The system emphasizes footwork and agility, economy of motion, counter ability and strong practical self-defense, using a strategic approach to training and combat. This realistic, modern training approach cultivates strong physical, self-discipline, mental and emotional development in the student.
When Offered Fall, Spring.
Fees Course fee: TBA.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
1 Credit S/U NoAud(Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (no audit))
Class Number & Section Details
- WBartels Hall 101
- Jan 22 - Apr 15, 2020
Course fee: $135 + $20 equipment fee. Deadlines: Last day to add: Thur. Jan 30th. Last day to drop: Fri. Jan 31st. For more information: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
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