Sensei Ed Melaugh
Our Street Practical Self Defense program serves adults, teens and children throughout the greater Boston area. Students are from more than 45 communities in five states. Some advanced candidates are from overseas.
Children,Youth starting age 5 to 13 learn practical street smart and schoolyard safety basics. They learn Self Defense to deal with bullies, how to recognize street threats quickly and how to avoid or deal with them. They learn how to deflect an attacker and get away safely. "This is for anyone; kids, adults, women, men, older people, younger people."
Men and women, a number of them law-enforcement and security officers, learn advanced personal Self Defense street safety in day and evening classes, including dealing with armed attackers.
Sensei Melaugh, is a highly advanced, Ninth-Degree black belt in Small Circle Jujitsu, began his training in 1972 and opened his martial-arts school in Stoneham center in May, 1990. Needing more space, he moved in May, 1993, to Woburn near Montvale Avenue and I-93.