“I have a black belt in karate.” This statement usually garners envy and wonder, because having the ability to ward off ninjas is pretty cool. You may not be up for the years of training involved to obtain a black belt, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t learn a few practical self-defense skills. These self-defense classes inspire strength of mind and body.

Self Defense Classes

Female Awareness

If you’re a girl then you already know how important it is to exude courage and confidence when you’re alone. While we hope you never have to use what you learn, Female Awareness educates you in the psychology and physicality of self-defense.

Female Awareness

151 West 26th S. (6th/7th Ave)

New York, NY

Five Point Academy

These guys mean business! With classes in everything from self defense to health and wellness to strength and conditioning, Five Point Academy is a transformative experience. They’re currently offering a complimentary trial class so you’ve got nothing to lose!

277 Canal Street

3rd Floor, NY, NY 10013

(212) 226-4474


An IMPACT organization, Prepare makes up one of several chapters teaching kids and adults the importance of awareness and self-defense. Classes “involve full-contact, full-force interactive fights with a thoroughly padded mock assailant who is trained to re-create common assault scenarios ranging from subtle harassment to actual physical violence. Students learn not only to defend themselves, but to overcome the common “freeze response,” and to manage fear and anxiety during intimidating situations.”

147 West 25th Street

8th Floor, New York, NY 10001

(212) 255-0505

Do yourself a favor a take a class you know will benefit your sense of self and peace of mind. Ride Seastreak for a smooth trip into the city and take advantage of our full cash bar with mucho snacks to fuel your defense. Click here for our schedules and check out these videos to see what you’ve been missing!

Sea you soon,

The Seastreak Family

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