Category: News

Reality or Fantasy?

realityorfantasy2Attention: Incoming Freshmen and Parents
At SMSD we offer a realistic skillset to females ages (13-up) that effectively addresses Awareness, Avoidance, and Physical Applications of surviving a violent encounter.
Schedule classes, workshops, or group seminars now!
No more excuses, NO MORE VICTIMS!

"No More Victims" Women's Self-Defense 8-27-16

Smoky Mountain Self-Defense Women’s Self-Defense Seminar Saturday, August 27, 2016 at our 2422 East Broadway Ave. Maryville, TN 37804 location.
We are very proud of our attendees:
1st row: Kaelee Carter. Melina Henry, Ellie Milligan, Sophie Bucheit, Onise Cox, Wendy Bucheit
2nd row: Assistant Instructor: Matt Franklin, Angie Milligan, Rosie Cross, Sara Cox, Faith Carter, Judy Hermsdorfer
3rd row: Nancy Feezell, Melissa Poole, Julie Crateau, Angela Delozier, Instructor: Roy Shields

Are you an easy target?

Are you an easy target?
Are you an wanting to build the skillsets to make you less likely to be a target? Give us a call at Smoky Mountain Self-Defense, where we can help you to cultivate those skills allowing you to be more prepared for the real world.
Smoky Mountain Self-Defense offers realistic, affordable, and effective self-defense to kids, teens, and adults. We also offer Women’s Only and Workforce Seminars.

SMSD and the No More Victims Foundation Grand Opening

On Friday, July 8, 2016 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, we are pleased to announce the long overdue Grand Opening at our new location in Eagleton Village at 2422 East Broadway Ave. Maryville, Tn. 37804.
Along with joining the Blount Co. Partners in Business (Chamber of Commerce), who will be co-hosting this event with the SMSD staff, and the NMV Board Members to discuss our Anti-Bully, Anti-Abduction, and Realistic Self-Defense programs for your whole family. Local business owners will be given the opportunity to make a difference in their community by way of Scholarship Sponsors or Business Partnerships through the No More Victims Foundation, Inc. TN 501(c)3. This event will be catered by Rocky’s Jamaican Sunrise. Please join us for this blessed opportunity to make a difference, No More Victims!!
Thank you,
Roy Shields
Founder, Smoky Mountain Self-Defense
Executive Director, No More Victims Foundation

SMSD and NMV Foundation on Halerin Hilton Hill 6-6-16

This week, SMSD Founder and No More Victims Foundation Executive Director, Roy Shields was featured on the Hal Show on NewsTalk 98.7.
To find out more about this interview where Roy and Hal discuss SMSD and Women’s Self-Defense you can hear the interview below:

SMSD Summer Awareness Camp!

“More than Popsicle sticks and glue,” for only $50.00 per week, our one-week summer awareness camp, your child will learn an effective skillset and mindset to identify, avoid, and survive a possible violent situation.
In addition to learning how to defend themselves, the camp also covers:
• Fun!
• Handling bullies
• Resisting and escaping abduction attempts
• Learn awareness of surroundings
• Increase motor skills and balance
• Character building and Self-Discipline
• Increase self-esteem and confidence
• Fun!

Monday • Wednesday • Friday
9:00 am – 12:00 PM

Week 1 • June 6 – June 10
Week 2 • June 13 – June 17
Week 3 • June 20 – June 24
Week 4 • June 27 – July 1

Find Out More About the FUN!

Find out more about your FUN and Awareness!