How to Prepare for Your First Karate Class

How to Prepare for Your First Karate Class

You’ve taken the plunge and booked yourself in for your first ever karate class at your nearest Academy of Martial Arts. Well done! Here are some tips that can help you to prepare for your new adventure. Arrive early It’s always better to be early than late. And when it comes to starting something new,…

Change

We have all experienced failure: failed tests, exams, gradings, opportunities, and relationships. We can discuss the positive effect of succeeding instead of failing…. blah blah blah…. I get that. What I am talking about, are the situations in life that we are unable to change. It’s these situations, these circumstances, that we have the greatest…

Social Karate

“When children have a solid social support system that encourages physical activity and have role models to look up to, they are more likely to be physically active when they are older. “                                                                                                 -Quote                 I have trained for a variety of reasons over the years. As I aged, so did my motivations. It has…

Self Discipline

self-dis-uh-plin (the act of denying yourself; controlling your impulses) “Self discipline begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don’t control what you think, you can’t control what you do. Simply, self discipline enables you to think first and act afterward” Napoleon Hill I see Self Discipline as the strength to overcome the temptations…