Self Defense Classes

Self Defense Classes

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Koryo Do School of Tae Kwon offers Self-Defense classes for all ages. Self Defense classes are usually one hour long and curriculum is based on the age of the participants. The curriculum for these classes has been written by Take Kwon Do Grandmaster Jose Delgado and normally there are at least two to four instructors available per course. Dates for the upcoming courses are: August 12 September 16 October 14 Each of these courses will start around 10:30 AM but we recommend calling (904) 599-2914 for additional information about these courses. Self Defense is also taught in every class and there is even a cardio class with music that teaches the principles of self-defense as well as other techniques. For more information about these or any other class simply contact…
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They Call Me Master

They Call Me Master

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[caption id="attachment_469" align="alignleft" width="300"] taekwondo master testing[/caption] They call me Master, yet as I look at my students I wonder. Some of my students are much faster than me; yet they still call me Master. Many, by far are already more flexible than me and dare I say stronger; yet they still call me Master.  Quite a few could easily beat me in a competition; yet they call me Master.  Their progress executing forms and using weapons is nothing but an expression of art, each one an artist in its own way; yet they call me master. But what is a master may I ask?  I did dare to ask this question to two of my senior students and was pleased with the answer, or the lack of as neither…
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Back to School Self-Defense

Back to School Self-Defense

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[caption id="attachment_605" align="alignleft" width="300"] self defense classes at koryodo, school of tae kwon do[/caption] Bullying, harassment, threats, intimidation and assault are thing that we face quite frequently.  We do not think about it but any time we are introduced into a new environment we increase the potential of become a victim to one of these threats.  It is actually normal if you consider that the threat itself comes from social behavior and the interaction among different individuals.  However, as a parent I always worried if my kids will be prepared to handle this challenge and whether they will be safe in this new environment. While I wish I was there to protect them the reality of life is that the best thing I can do for them is to prepare…
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Back to School and Anti-Bullying

Back to School and Anti-Bullying

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[caption id="attachment_908" align="alignleft" width="300"] Depressed and frustrated due to bullying[/caption] BACK TO SCHOOL ANTI-BULLY REQUEST Special request to all you kids returning to school in August: If you see someone who is struggling to make friends or being bullied because he/she doesn’t have many friends or because they are shy or not as pretty or not dressed in the must “in” clothes - - PLEASE STEP UP! Say hi or at least smiles at them in the hallway.  You never know what that person might be facing outside of school.  Your kindness might just make a BIG difference in someone’s life! - Courtesy of GM Duran  
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Back to School

Back to School

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[caption id="attachment_620" align="alignleft" width="300"] Martial arts and education[/caption] It is true, summer may not be over but back to school time is approaching rapidly.  For some, back to school means school supplies, uniforms and schedules.  Others are looking for activities where they can enroll their kids and few don’t’ even want to think about it. For me as a parent I simply thought about the safety of my kids and how I could protect them while allowing them to enjoy new experiences and develop their potential.  We had them playing baseball, basketball and soccer.  We also supported them when they learned how to play a musical instrument and joined the school band.  Yet the best decision was to have them learn martial arts and encompass the spirit of the martial…
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Back to School Special

Back to School Special

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Do you want your kids to: Get Better Grades Increase Attention Span Learn to Handle Conflict Learn Self-Defense Get in Great Shape Have Fun While Learning If the answer to any of the above questions is yes then the Koryo-Do program is for you.  Our monthly price is just $80 which comes out to $10 per class and there are no enrollment or registration fees.  To make it even more attractive we are offering a 10% discount of the first month to new students and a 20% discount of the first month if you enroll two students at a time.  So make it a team and for every new student enrolling together we will offer you an additional 10% discount of the first month's tuition up till 80% discount on…
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