COMBAT GLIMA - SPORT GLIMA SEMINAR in BERGEN

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Glima winter training camp in Bergen was an exciting weekend with lots of exercise, armed and unarmed Viking martial arts and fun. The seminar included everything from  sports glima intended for friendly competition, to self defence techniques against unarmed and armed assailants. 

Day 1: Sport Glima and Combat Glima + History of Glima presentation and dinner

Day 2: Sport Glima , Combat Glima and historical weapons

Senior Instructor Tyr Neilsen and 3 x Norwegian Junior Glima Champion Bjørn Braathen put students through their paces with sport and combat takedown techniques, strikes, groundwork, pain techniques, and stick and knife techniques.

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The Academy appreciates the warm welcome and effort from everyone involved in the training, and we would like to give a big thanks to Chris West of Bjørgvin Glima in Bergen for organizing this training camp and for providing Saturdays Viking feast.

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