- Originally published on the Bartitsu.org site on Tuesday, 1st September 2015
The Bartitsu Club Athens 1900 trains in la canne, jiujitsu, pugilism, fencing and Victorian-era self-defence, as well as special fitness classes for ladies and gentlemen. The Club trains every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Coriolanos College of Combat and Physical Wellness in Athens, Greece.
George Zacharopoulos: Instructor and Club Administrator
Trained in: Ninjutsu, Ju Jutsu, Olympic Fencing (epee), Olympic Archery (recurve), stick & knife fighting (Combined Chinese and Filipino Boxing) , knife defense, La Canne ,Historical European Martial Arts.
HEMA instructor for the last ten years, knife Survival Instructor at Reality Based Personal Protection system by Jim Wagner, co-author of the only book in Greek for Historical European Martial Arts: The knightly art of the Sword.
Vasilis Petalas: Instructor
Trained in: Boxing, Tae Kwon do, Tang Soo do, Hakkoryu Ju Jutsu, Tai Nui kung Fu, Ninjutsu, Kendo.
2nd Dan Bujinkan & 2nd Dan Genbukan, 1st Dan Kokusai Jujutsu Renmei, 1st Dan Seitei Iaido, 1st kyu Kendo, 1st kyu Jodo.
Stefanos Goutzamanis: Instructor
Trained in: Historical European Martial Arts, Keysi Fighting Method
HEMA instructor and fitness fanatic.