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Tonight I was able to pass out self defense knowledge along side of my brother Dan Carstens! Thank you to all the women and children that came to Tarpein’s Dojo and picked up some real self defense skills. Also thank Kelly Nate Fitzgibbon and Danny! See you in a month!

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Ruben Moreno will be leading class tonight in Moline so come in and get your workout on bjj – weights – Kickboxing see you at 6 !

I will be conducting a free women’s and children’s self defense seminar at my Davenport Dojo.

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Great seeing fellow @carlsongracie team members pop in for a session! Great class and a very awesome BJJ’er!
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WOW – super seminar with Gina Franssen and her guest Bridget McGinnis – Great meeting new people and fellow BJJ’ers!

And want to give a special thanks to Kelly Bryant for doing he leg work for for getting this set up. And a super special thank you to all the great students who came in for the support of this event. – A nice showing and all money goes to charity- again thank you!

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Morning rocking ! Bjj for the win !

#tarpeins #tarpeinsdojo #selfdefense #bjj #karate #brazilianjiujitsu #kickboxing #MMA #mixedmartialarts #muaythai #judo #sambo #kidskarate #davenport #bettendorf #moline #eastmoline #silvis #rockisland #qca #legitblackbelt (at Tarpein’s Dojo)

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Save the Date June 14th Carlson Gracie Jr. will be back with a special guest that make your BJJ dreamy. No excuses- save now and be a bigger part of something exciting !

And I sincerely thank all the students that came to the seminar to support the CARLSON GRACIE TEAM legacy

#tarpeins #tarpeinsdojo #selfdefense #bjj #karate #brazilianjiujitsu #kickboxing #MMA #mixedmartialarts #muaythai #judo #sambo #kidskarate #davenport #bettendorf #moline #eastmoline #silvis #rockisland #qca #legitblackbelt (at Tarpein’s Dojo)

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Another great day – Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with my great students and it’s always an honor to share the mats with Carlson Gracie Jr. Andre Madiz and Justin Ez Mac and learn from the source.

Not only just learning BJJ techniques- but it’s a breath of fresh air to talk shop & BS – business – BJJ business – strategy – with mature instructors that have seen a lot in the martial arts world. Save the Date in June – better and better things to come ! Thanks again gentlemen and see you in June!#tarpeins #tarpeinsdojo #selfdefense #bjj #karate #brazilianjiujitsu #kickboxing #MMA #mixedmartialarts #muaythai #judo #sambo #kidskarate #davenport #bettendorf #moline #eastmoline #silvis #rockisland #qca #legitblackbelt (at Tarpein’s Dojo)

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Great session his morning ! Others sleep- we train BJJ !

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2 Seminars in the month of Feb! February 12th I am honored to have Carlson Gracie Jr. At my academy.

If you have not been to his classes or seminar here is your chance. 12:30 till 2:30 at my Davenport Tarpeins Dojo 235 West 35th Street, please join us and bring a Gi.

Message for details or questions and feel free to share this – This is already a great New Year !

#tarpeins #tarpeinsdojo #selfdefense #bjj #karate #brazilianjiujitsu #kickboxing #MMA #mixedmartialarts #muaythai #judo #sambo #kidskarate #davenport #bettendorf #moline #eastmoline #silvis #rockisland #qca #legitblackbelt (at Tarpein’s Dojo)

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Morning crew – rocking to #crüe – All day every day! Some have even hit two and three sessions already. Davenport- Moline – Bettendorf

#tarpeins #tarpeinsdojo #selfdefense #bjj #karate #brazilianjiujitsu #kickboxing #MMA #mixedmartialarts #muaythai #judo #sambo #kidskarate #davenport #bettendorf #moline #eastmoline #silvis #rockisland #qca #legitblackbelt (at Tarpein’s Dojo)