When your child starts school it can be hard not to sign them up to every activity and sports available, but how can you choose the right sport with all the benefits they need?
Why Children Martial Arts could be the best choice.
Children Martial Arts training is about much more than simply learning how to punch kick and block. It teaches a variety of life skills that your children can carry with them through adulthood.
#1 They’ll Learn How to Defend Themselves
By learning different moves and techniques during their lessons they quickly learn how to respond in everyday life.
#2 They’ll Learn Discipline
Martial arts help instill mental focus in your child, giving them the ability to concentrate on a task and see it through to conclusion.The discipline that is taught in regard to uniforms, customs and techniques often translates into other areas of life, including school, study socialising and household chores.
#3 They’ll Have Goals to Meet
Working in a martial art and the belt ranking system gives a child measurable goals to follow that are realistic to attain on a regular basis
#4 They’ll Build Self-Confidence
The sense of accomplishment a child feels by mastering a new technique or graduating to a new belt follows them everywhere they go.
#5 You can do it with them
AHK encourage our families to train together. When choosing an activity that is going to benefit your child, why not use this time to do something together that the whole family can take advantage off.
Many other activities your children may take part in across the year will have breaks during the summer and other holidays. Active Hertfordshire Karate train all year round. This gives our students consistency.
Once you have decided that children’s martial arts if the right activity for your child then please give us a call. You can contact us on 0800 883 8803 or fill out the following form on