|Aiki with Geoff Aisbitt|
|DFM with Phil Doherty|
|Judo with John Simpson|
The video shows Geoff Aisbitt doing some knife defences with a jujitsu student.
Peter Seth demonstrating an Aikido principle
Geoff again showing some aiki principles
The other demonstrations though were definitely planned, well rehearsed and displayed professionally. Here’s some video footage of some of this year’s participating arts…
Phil Doherty (DFM) showing a knife defence technique
Two of Christine Pool's jujitsu students.
Bill Patterson's ninjutsu students
There were some last minute programme changes. Sensei Paul Simpson (Kempo Jujitsu) was unable to make it. However, John Barrass (founder and senior instructor of ESDCS – Evasive Self Defence Combat System) stepped in to cover the vacant ‘come and try it mat’ for the afternoon, teaching his style of close-in reality based street defence. John is a very experienced martial artist who has attained black belts in four arts, including 4th dan in jujitsu.
And I’ll leave you with the ever popular lion dance (performed by members of the Moi Fa Wing Chun Academy)….