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Kids Martial Arts Classes:

The best decision you will make for your child!

Enroll your child in martial arts classes and discover the amazing benefits they will experience in all aspects of their lives!

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PARENTS EVERYWHERE ARE ASTONISHED BY THE IMPACT MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES IN Memphis ARE HAVING ON THEIR CHILD!

You might naturally associate martial arts with Hollywood stunts and kicks and punches, but the self defense aspect of Martial Arts is just a part of it. Sure, children that learn Martial Arts develop the confidence to know that if they are being bullied, they have skills to defend themselves, but the truth is that the real skills we teach are how to defuse situations with words before they ever escalate to a physical level.

We teach Children to focus, and in this age of distractions and sensory overload, this is a skill that shows immediate results in their academic work. 

Martial arts actually help teach self-discipline and socialization skills. In fact, many parents whose children have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) report great success with these programs because self-control and concentration are exactly the skills underdeveloped in ADHD kids.


And did we mention Martial Arts are FUN!

Consider these benefits of Martial Arts when enrolling your child:
 

• Fostering self-discipline

• Boosting socialization skills

• Encouraging physical activity

• Learning to set and achieve goals

• Increased self-esteem

• Instilling a sense of respect

• Encouraging non-violent conflict resolution

• Improving listening skills

• Developing teamwork skills

• Improvement in other areas of life


What does "improvement in other areas of life" mean? It can mean a lot of things such as getting better grades in school, knowing how to use anti-bullying programs to prevent violence amongst peers, or simply the appreciation that comes from learning a difficult skill.

Perhaps most importantly, students learn that physical activity is a healthy way to have fun. With health problems like diabetes and obesity afflicting younger people more often, parents should take steps to help their children avoid similar issues. Children's martial arts gives them a fun way to exercise, learn crucial life lessons, and develop a sense of self-reliance.

At Our Martial Arts School we Teach the Same Values You Teach at Home.

"Mr. Beard is Fantastic! He really knows how to motivate the kids and keep them moving but at the same time, keeps them in line. That’s a talent! I really like how he extends the idea of self discipline into home & school. My son likes going this class and I think it is all due to Mr Beard. He’s Great!"

MONIKA TILLON

Little Ninjas

This program is specially designed for children ages 4 to 6. It helps to improve children’s focus and listening skills, self-esteem, and gross motor skills. Students learn self-discipline in a fun, structured program that helps build self-control, balance, fitness and flexibility.We recognize that 4 to 6 year old have very different developmental needs than their older counterparts,and this program bridges that developmental gap and prepares students for the next level.

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4-6 Yrs

30 Minute Classes;

Seating for Parents;

Free Uniform with trial;

FUN!

Kids Martial Arts

Martial arts is about a lot more than learning how to just punch and kick. It’s about hard work, discipline, and perseverance. 
 

Our martial arts classes foster respect in all senses of the word. Your children will learn not only to respect others, but to respect themselves as well. Martial arts training teaches confidence, discipline, leadership, self-control, and stress relief. It gives your child the tools they need to diffuse a bullying situation. Martial arts is a social experience that pairs your children with like-minded children and adults. It teaches them to interact and work with others. Not only that, it’s incredibly good exercise, keeping your children healthy and happy!

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7-12 Yrs

Helps kids build confidence

Teaches respect for others

Excellent form of exercise

Helps kids develop control of their emotions

Kali4Kids

Kali includes hand-to-hand combat, joint locks, grappling and weapon disarming techniques. Although in general, emphasis is put on weapons for these arts, some systems put empty hands as the primary focus and some old school systems do not teach weapons at all. The traditional martial arts of the Philippines ("Filipino Martial Arts," or FMA) that emphasize weapon-based fighting with sticks, knives, bladed weapons and various improvised weapons. Kali, is the national sport and martial art of the Philippines.

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Hand-to-hand combat

Joint Locks

Weapon disarming techniques

Teen Shotokan

It is more challenging than ever to be a teenager in America. Fear and distractions seem to be at an all-time high, and our media-savvy kids are well aware of it. Our program strives to provide our teens with the self-confidence and focus they need to make it in today’s world. Students engage in a fun activity that is physically rewarding and challenging while in a safe environment with positive role models. Students also develop positive character traits such as perseverance, goal-setting, integrity and discipline. Teens find that our martial arts program is high energy, exciting, and motivating. Students will enjoy the workout as well as the life long friendships that are built exercising and training with people who have similar goals.

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13-17 Yrs

Self-confidence and focus

Positive character development

Goal setting skills

You can start your martial arts journey today!

"Awesome studio. The instructors are genuine and clearly love to teach! A variety of extracurricular activities are offered, from spring break/summer camps, field trips and so much more. The USA Karate staff goes above and beyond to make you feel welcome and part of the family! My boys enjoyed their time at this studio and I would recommend this studio to anyone any day!!"

RJ LORENZEN