Resilience is your ability to adapt to a variety of situations. It’s the strength you have to cope with physical and mental obstacles. When you’re resilient, you’re more likely to face a challenge and bounce [...]
Once you’ve created one or two martial arts goals, what can you do to increase your chances for success? Here are four ways to successfully achieve your martial arts goals: 1. Set SMART Goals. Setting [...]
Getting started with a martial arts practice is usually fun and exciting! You’re learning all kinds of new things and meeting new people. At this point in your practice, your motivation level is probably pretty [...]
Training for martial arts at a school provides structure, guidance, and support in your practice. At most schools, you typically will find a few training options. These options include the choice of attending either group [...]
Martial arts allows you to go at your own pace. Some kids learn quicker than others – but the children who advance quickly are not valued more than the kids who advance slowly. Everyone is greatly encouraged – regardless of his or her athletic level.
Many children find pride in being able to do “cool” things. I’ve seen many kids enter talent shows and show off their martial arts skills. The crowd is blown away every time! There’s simply something fascinating and exciting about watching martial arts. And your child will take great pride in their abilities.
Girls love martial arts just as much and get the same fulfillment out of it as boys do. Also, if I’ve learned anything in my years of teaching, it’s that girls are just as tough as boys. Many are even tougher!