Martial Arts - Fall 2022

PE 1345 - Introduction to Boxing

One of the oldest forms of competition known, boxing has become the sport of choice for many people. Boxing's simplistic method has few techniques, yet the application of these techniques is the true art and science of the sport. Kevin Seaman has over 30 years of experience as a boxing participant, trainer and coach. He has coached dozens of competitors, several Golden Gloves champions and hundreds of enthusiasts in this ring sport. His proven training methods are sure to improve and develop your defensive and offensive skills, cardiovascular endurance, footwork, agility, speed, timing and power. Training will include shadow boxing, jump rope, two person drills, focus glove and heavy bag work. Learn the fundamentals of one of the world's most popular sports: BOXING!

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8462 LEC 001
TR
09:00AM - 09:45AM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8464 LEC 002
TR
10:00AM - 10:45AM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8463 LEC 003
TR
11:00AM - 11:45AM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1346 - Intermediate Boxing

Covers the basic skills of footwork, defensive, and offensive techniques. Skipping rope, shadow boxing, and heavy bag work are taught as methods for individual aerobic conditioning.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8465 LEC 001
TR
12:00PM - 12:45PM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1347 - Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Fundamentals

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, known as BJJ was developed by Helio Gracie, and continues to develop as one of the most popular forms of grappling in the WORLD today. This class focuses on learning and applying fundamental techniques of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Students practice various techniques using a traditional GI/kimono. Students will learn and practice positioning, escapes, submissions, and self-defense. The fundamentals class is directed not only for the beginner but also for students who would like to sharpen basic techniques.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8576 LEC 001
W
09:00AM - 10:30AM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $70 Gi fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1350 - HIIT Boxing

Burn a ton of calories, get stronger, and punch out your stress! Learn how to move with power and confidence. Not only do participants get a fitness/cardio workout, they also learn to use real kickboxing techniques on a heavy bag. Kickboxing will help you build a great body, power, confidence, and self defense skills!

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8639 LEC 001
TR
04:00PM - 04:50PM
TGL210
Ryan, S. (str52)
Course fee: $130. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8640 LEC 002
TR
05:00PM - 05:50PM
TGL210
Ryan, S. (str52)
Course fee: $130. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1360 - Jeet Kune Do and MMA

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.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8467 LEC 001
W
10:45AM - 12:15PM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1365 - Karate Basics

This class is meant for those that want to start studying Karate or have not studied in a while.  Students learn about traditional Okinawan Karate (Shito Ryu) by practicing self-defense combinations that involve blocks, strikes, kicks, joint locks and throws.  Along the way we will work on stances, body positioning/mechanics and conditioning.  There is strong emphasis on partner work as a mechanism to practice what is being taught in a safe and controlled environment.  Free sparring and competition are not part of this class.  The last day of class students are encouraged to participate in that semester's belt test.  Passing this test sets you up to continue studying with the next class, should you decide to continue your studies of Karate.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8466 LEC 001
MW
07:00PM - 08:00PM
TGL201
Delgado, J. (jad25)
Course Fee: $100. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1366 - Karate

This class is meant for those that have recently studied Karate at Cornell or somewhere else and wish to continue their study of Karate.  Primary instruction is in the Shito Ryu style.  Every semester a different kata is presented along with the applicable self-defense techniques associated with that kata and there is an opportunity to test for a new rank/belt.  Bo staff is used as part of one kata in the curriculum.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8468 LEC 001
MW
07:45PM - 08:45PM
TGL201
Delgado, J. (jad25)
Course Fee: $100. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1371 - Okinawan Karate-do

Explosive strikes, strong stances, and controlled footwork make Okinawan Karate-do an effective form of self-defense for men and women of all ages and body types. The physical practice of Okinawan Karate-do is an excellent pathway to increased fitness and improved holistic health. Practiced as a traditional martial art, Okinawan Karate-do facilitates personal development and greater well-being.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8648 LEC 001
MW
01:00PM - 02:00PM
TGL210
Doris, J. (jmd378)
Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for a $50 drop fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1375 - Beginning Tae Kwon Do

C.W. (Cho Whang) TaeKwonDo of Ithaca conducts the course. The purpose of the program is to teach TaeKwonDo in its diverse aspects as a form of self-defense, as an art form, and as a competitive sport. Classes will consist of extensive stretching, the teaching of basics to beginners, forms of self-defense, and sparring techniques. TaeKwonDo emphasizes the use of the whole body, enhances flexibility and coordination and increases aerobic capability. Promotional tests are held at the end of each semester. Han Cho may be reached at 257-7810.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8469 LEC 001
T
03:30PM - 05:00PM
HNH230
Cho, H. (hdc9)
Course Fee: $150. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8470 LEC 002
R
03:30PM - 05:00PM
HNH230
Cho, H. (hdc9)
Course Fee: $150. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8471 LEC 003
F
03:30PM - 05:00PM
HNH230
Cho, H. (hdc9)
Course Fee: $150. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1376 - Intermediate Tae Kwon Do

C.W. (Cho Whang) TaeKwonDo of Ithaca conducts the course. At least one semester of PE TaeKwonDo or equivalent is required.  The purpose of the program is to teach TaeKwonDo in its diverse aspects as a form of self-defense, as an art form, and as a competitive sport. Classes will consist of extensive stretching, the teaching of basics to beginners, forms of self-defense, and sparring techniques. TaeKwonDo emphasizes the use of the whole body, enhances flexibility and coordination and increases aerobic capability. Promotional tests are held at the end of each semester. Han Cho may be reached at 257-7810.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8472 LEC 001
T
05:00PM - 06:30PM
HNH230
Cho, H. (hdc9)
Course Fee: $150. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8473 LEC 002
R
05:00PM - 06:30PM
HNH230
Cho, H. (hdc9)
Course Fee: $150. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1380 - Tai Chi Chuan

Fundamentally, Tai Chi is an integrative exercise that joins the various elements of functional fitness into a single, organically connected whole. Through a rich vocabulary of movements that enhance spatial and body awareness, Tai Chi provides a medium for harmonizing balance, coordination, flexibility, and supple strength. This course will consist of warm-ups, stretching, an introduction to the 24 Movement Form, and 2 person interactive exercises. Please loose, comfortable clothing. Students must be in bare or sock feet during class.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8474 LEC 001
M
02:15PM - 03:45PM
TGL210
Burger, J. (jeb233)
Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.
1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8577 LEC 002
M
04:00PM - 05:30PM
TGL210
Burger, J. (jeb233)
Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1385 - Thai Boxing

This martial art system, developed from the unique culture of Thailand, is a blend of art, science and sport. The Thai art is a very powerful ring fighting method, yet is also an excellent form of physical conditioning and street self-defense. The fighting techniques taught in Thai boxing include; the Western Boxing method, elbow -knee strikes, and the powerful Thai style of kicking. This combined with the unique training method and discipline makes Thai Boxing one of the most effective systems in the world. Kevin Seaman is the New York State Representative for the Thai Boxing Association USA.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8475 LEC 001
W
12:30PM - 02:00PM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $45 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/2. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1395 - Self Defense and Personal Safety in the Modern World

The ability to defend your person is not only for experts who possess mystical secrets. This class is targeted towards the beginner level and persons who may feel unsafe, desire to develop self-confidence, and wish to learn techniques to deter, delay and escape a possible attacker. These skills are learned through a progressive training program that, when properly followed, develops awareness, strength and self-confidence. The class provides an opportunity to learn a system of practical, proven self-defense techniques and educates the individual in the strategies of personal safety and awareness. This class borrows heavily from the United States Army Modern Combatives Program and the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program. It covers enhanced situational awareness, preventing takedowns, unarmed weapons defense, defense from the ground, effective use of your environment and defense tools found in our everyday world. Build confidence and understand your personal capabilities.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8476 LEC 001
T
03:00PM - 04:30PM
BTN100
MacVey, A. (apm249)
Course Fee: $135. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/02. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.

PE 1396 - Filipino Kali

This is an eclectic form of Filipino stick fighting and self defense that evolved as a means of preservation in the hostile environment of the Jungles of the Philippines. Having roots in the 9th century, this is one martial art that truly equalizes your chances of survival in even the most dangerous circumstances, yet is also an amazing method of increasing your coordination and fitness, keeping both your mind and your body SHARP! Kali/Escrima addresses empty hand and kicking, grappling, and tools of the jungle warrior. Kevin Seaman has studied with many of the leading exponents of this amazing Martial Art for nearly 30 years. His skill in this art made him a regional, National and World Champion, competing Full Contact in Asia in 1992.

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/22/2022 - 12/05/2022
8477 LEC 001
TR
01:05PM - 01:50PM
BTL101
Seaman, K. (ks273)
Course Fee: $140 and $30 equipment fee. Last day to add: Mon 8/29. Last day to drop: Fri. 9/02. For more information, please see: www.pe.cornell.edu. Students will be responsible for the course fee if they do not drop the course by the drop deadline.