In order to co-ordinate any activity it is necessary to have order and discipline, otherwise everything will be in chaos. This is certainly important martial arts when we are practicing the practical application of potentially dangerous defence techniques on one another. To avoid any injury or disturbances of any kind, we must follow certain rules.
- NO student is permitted to intentionally strike another student with malice.
- Students are advised, that in the interest of safety they wear, a mouth guard, fist & shin/instep protectors, while sparring and/or when they believe there is risk of injury.
- A student should not participate in an activity she or he believes beyond their physical capacity.
- A student is not compelled to partake in any activity against their will. It is important to appreciate that practitioners of the martial arts take their training seriously.