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Kupuna Aikido: Safe Falling Techniques for Seniors

August 2, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

silhouette image of person falling with white lettering on torso that says "fall safely"

Join us for a presentation by members of Kupuna Aikido (KuA) illustrating safe falling techniques rooted in the principles and philosophies of Aikido.  Learn mental and physical strategies that may help to prevent a fall and also reduce the risks of falling.

Kupuna Aikido is a 501(c)3 organization made up of volunteer senior Aikido instructors whose mission is “To empower Hawaii’s kupuna with Aikido-based philosophies to preserve and protect their mobile independence.”

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Date:
August 2, 2022
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Island

Oahu

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Adults

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Oahu – Kaneohe
46-056 Kamehameha Hwy,
Kaneohe, HI 96744 United States
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