BLIND FURY CANE-DO -for the vision impaired
News and Upcoming Events

BLIND FURY CANE-DO has many upcoming events for our students and school families. Refer to this page to find out about upcoming seminars, telephone seminars, school functions and other school related information.

We will also be posting News Bulletins or pertinent information regarding the school, it's students, it's instructors, or the Chief Instructor. The Calendar will also list these items as well. Make sure you print out the school calendar each month for easy reference.

DARS Immersion Training-Blind Fury Seminar  11/6/08  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Special Guest Speaker and Martial Arts Exhibition for the Vision Impaired attending their Immersion Training for the whole week. The Immersion Training is from the States Division for Blind Services that helps individuals into rehabilitation. The Blind Fury program may become part of the curriculum to help rehabilitate the vision impaired. A great honor to be a guest speaker! Location On TCU Campus: University Christian Church 2720 S. University Drive Fort Worth, Tx 76109

Invitation From USA Paralympic Team  8/2/09
Invitation to train for the Paralympic USA Team

Meet The Blind Month- Arlington Barnes and Noble Book Store  10/17/09  (3:00 PM - 3:30 PM)
Chief Instructor Corrales of Blind Fury Cane-Do will give a mini seminar on Self Defense for the Vision Impaired along with a short demo of the pwer of the cane in street self defense.

Brain Tumor Foundation Walk  11/7/09  (8:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
Blind Fury Cane-Do has a team walking for the cause and collecting donations. Team name is Blind Fury Cane-Do. Supporting the cause for improved treatment, awareness and prevention of Brain Tumors. Chief Instructor Corrales is a survivor.As a survivor, Instructor Corrales has created a website for Donations and for friends and family to Join the Team in the Walk.

Teams direct website.

http://www.braintumorcommunity.org/goto/Larry.Corrales
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National Federation of the Blind  1/16/10  (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Arlington Chapter welcomes you to join our group for the year 2010 we will be outreaching to those who are in need of our support and guidance--Come Out, Reach Out with Us!!

Saturday, January 16, 2010 2:00pm to 4:00pm FoxRun Estates Retirement 2315 Little Road, Arlington TX

For Further Information

Priscilla Arvani, President Phone: 817-453-3082 Email: parvani530@hotmail.com
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Arlington Low Vision Support Group  1/27/10  (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)
Are you experiencing some vision loss? …thinking your world has come to an End? …don’t just sit there and miss out on the Fun!!! Learn what YOU CAN DO and be with others who are learning to help and support themselves on their journey!

Our meetings are Free, Informative, Interactive and Attended by People who want to take Control of their lives!

The group meets once a month and you may contact Priscilla Arvani at 817-453-3082 or email her at parvani530@hotmail.com. Larry Corrales, of the Blind Fury Cane-Do, attends this meeting to support the local group and will at times give a mini training.

location: Hugh Smith Recreational Senior Center 1815 New York Avenue Arlington, TX 76010

Wednesday, January 27th 11:00am thru 12:30pm

One-On-One Training  2/1/10
One On One Cane-Do Training is avaialbale only by scheduling with me. This training is also free. All I ask is that you focus and take the training seriously, have a Can Do attitude and maintain professionalism/respect.

New Phase of Cane Training Begins Again  3/6/10  (2:00 PM - 3:30 PM)
New Phase of Cane Training Begins March 6, 2010. Two Classes: 12-18 years old and 18-101 age group. Location may be at Instructors home or at another desiganted location (the Church On Rush Creek-Arlington). Contact me for One-On-One Trainings!! We are trying to get help from the city for a permanent location with plenty of space. Register for this training...It is FREE!!! Email me your name, phone and what city you live in. I will even try to get you transportation if you contact me in enough time!

Private and Private Group Training Started- Register Today  3/31/10  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Private and Private Group Training taking registrations. If big Classes scare you or you feel uneasy then I will give you time for private lesons but you must make the first move and ask for them. God Bless.

New Blind Fury Cane-Do book, coming soon!  4/7/10
New detailed book being written by Instructor Corrales (in large print of course) that will give detail to the training and phases of training. There will be areas in the book that cover: variations of Cane self defense, safety, exercise, breathing exercises, positive imagery, meditative calm and focus, smiling in life and the CAN DO attitude.

Texas X State Karate Championships  5/8/10  (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Texas Karate Championships- Sparring, Forms, Weapons, and Black Belt and Junior Black Belt Championship Awards
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DARS 2010 Summer Camp Cane Training  6/15/10  (11:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
DARS Divsion for Blind Services East Texas has asked Instructor Corrales to give a training seminar for a group of young vision impaired teens, 12-18 yeras old, in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Small Class Training Through October 2010  9/9/10  (6:00 PM - 7:30 PM)
Small Class-One On one

National Brain Tumor Foundation Walkathon  11/6/10  (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
National Brain Tumor Foundation Walkathon to raise money and awareness for the cure of brain tumors. Chief Instructor Corrales survived a dangerous brain tumor but it took 98% of his eye sight. He continues to teach and inspire others.
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Ride For Hope-National Brain Tumor Foundation  11/6/10  (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Ride for Hope is an escorted motorcycle ride from the Sons of Thunder motorcycle ministry in honor of one of it's own, Chief Instructor Corrales. In honor of Larry Corrales' fighting spirit to survive and overcome through Christ and for his inspiration to others. See detail link and register.
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Register for March 2011 Classes  1/3/11  (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
New Phase of Training Begins March 5, 2011

March 2011 One-On One Classes Begin  3/1/11  (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
2011 One-On-On and small group training begins

Small Group Training's end for June -July Training  6/1/11  (9:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
Small Group Training's end for June -July Training

Blind Fury Cane- Do putting the can do in life!

March 2012 One-On One Classes Begin  3/7/12  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
One-On-One Classes begin. Just call to arrange training. Training days will be determined by schedule available at that time. Saturday will most likely be the training.

Fort Worth ISD Picnic for children who are Vision Impaired  4/28/12  (11:30 AM - 1:00 PM)
Blind Fury Cane Do spent time with young children that were vision impaired. Sat them on our motorcycle and let them take in the sounds and feel of the bike. Spoke to the children about the uses of their canes, including not using it to hurt people unless their life was in danger. Spoke to the parents briefly about one on one training that was free. Such a wonderful group of kids. Helping them move beyond their limits!

May 2012 One-On-One Classes Start Again  5/7/12  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
One-On-One Classes begin again. Just call to arrange training. Training days will be determined by schedule available at that time. Saturday will most likely be the training. But will consider training during the week. Call to make arrangements.

THE WORLD HEAD OF FAMILY SOKESHIP COUNCIL-Inductee into the International Hall of Fame and Award  6/2/12  (6:00 PM)
THE WORLD HEAD OF FAMILY SOKESHIP COUNCIL- INTERNATIONAL MARTIAL ARTS HALL OF FAME AND AWARDED THE PIONEER AWARD Sensei Larry Corrales has been nominated to receive the Pioneer Award from the elite and prestigious Grand Masters Council in the World. Sensei Corrales will be inducted into the International Martial Arts Hall Of Fame.

Small Group Training's start June 2012  6/9/12  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Small Group Training starts June 2nd 2012 (Up to six students) One month training and is every Saturday depending on the classes personal schedule (some weekly training may be on Thursday evening). Or you can also arrange one on one training. Advanced training may go for three months at different times than the one month training. For some of you the one month training may be enough to sharpen your skills but at home practice is necessary to build up these skills. After one month training small private classes can be formed to help you keep up or evaluate your where you are with your at home practice.

Ride for Kids - Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Ride For Kids- Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation  10/7/12  (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Our Sponsored Motorcycle group, Spyder Ryders of North Texas was the VIP Escorts for the children who have survived brain tumors. The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation set up this event every year and more than glad to support for the cause. Sensei Corrales is also a brain tumor survivor and how he became blind. Donations raised were $1280.00. Hoping to triple the awareness for cause next year. Helping to find a cure!
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White Cane Day

White Cane Day Walk scheduled Monday  10/15/12  (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Representatives from the Tarrant County blind community will come together Oct. 15 in downtown Fort Worth for the annual Tarrant County White Cane Day Walk. Mayor Pro Tem W.B. “Zim” Zimmerman will participate in the walk this year.

With an estimated 37,000 residents in Tarrant County who are significantly visually impaired, the purpose of the walk is to raise awareness and recognition of the white cane as a symbol of independence for people who are blind.

“The walk is an empowering experience wherein the blind community can come together to celebrate independence and raise awareness to the public,” said Janice Moran of the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services/Division of Blind Services. “It is a fun event for all people, all ages, visually impaired or not.”

The event begins at 10:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church parking lot, 800 W. Fifth St. The public is invited to join the walk. (9:00 am meet for flash mob training)
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Aliance with American Cane Masters To Develop a Hooked Cane for The Vision Impaired  1/1/13
Alliance with American Cane Masters and my Grand Master Mark Shuey, To Develop a Hooked Cane for The Vision Impaired that are trained by Blind Fury Cane-Do. Another choice of canes that are functional as a mobility cane and self defense cane. We are developing a special white cane that has the lite weight feel, performance, strength, function for the street as well as a fine restaurant or Ballet while incorporating the power of the hook of the cane. Raising Cane in 2013! Coming Soon in 2013!

Blind Fury Cane-Do Demonstration Team

Blind Fury Cane-Do Demonstration Team  1/1/13
We are Looking for 6 persons that are visually impaired to start training for the Blind Fury Cane-Do Demonstration Team

"See The Path, Not The Obstacle"

Contact Sensei Corrales for more detailed information 817-501-0644

Blind Fury Cane-Do Phase One Cane Warrior Training

Phase one Cane Warrior Training Begins January 15, 2013  1/15/13  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
One on one training and small group phase one Cane Warrior Training Begins. call for Rservations and planning.

ps. Looking for 6 persons that are visually impaired to start training for the Blind Fury Cane-Do Demonstration Team

"See The Path, Not The Obstacle"

Blind Judo Foundation Alliance  10/15/13
Ron Peck and the Blind Judo Foundation has formed an Alliance with Blind Fury Cane-Do. This alliance will serves as dual resources for those that are visually impaired. New information forthcoming.

Raising Cane In San Antonio  4/5/14  (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Free Cane Self defense to all that are vision impaired. Saturday April 5, 2014 Location: First Park Church 2659 Eisenhauer Rd., San Antonio, Texas 78209 Time: 10:00 am to 12:00pm *bring white fiberglass cane if you can FREE Training by Founder and Chief Instructor Sensei Larry Corrales "People That Teach and Train Together Are Family"

Please Contact Us to get more information about any of these upcoming events or if you wish to add an item to our schedule.

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