Posts tagged martial arts
Dopamine Secret

Have you ever wondered why children and teens seem to be so addicted to their smartphones and other devices?

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Summertime Parenting Tips

By now summer is in full swing and we hope that everyone is taking advantage of our summer camps here at Spicar’s Martial Arts!

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Fostering a Positive Growth Mindset

We all love to see our kids excel in everything they do. There is no doubt that when kids finally nail their form, or fly across the mat and break a board; everyone involved shares a sense of accomplishment.

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Hidden Benefits of Martial Arts for Kids

Have you ever had that friend that asked “Why is your son/daughter in martial arts?” I am sure you have. I am also sure that you were able to provide a great answer to that question. I was recently asked that question as well! Before I replied…

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Kobe Bryant Practices Martial Arts

Several years ago, it was revealed that Bryant incorporated fundamentals of martial arts into his basketball training. In an interview with the Global Times cited by NBA fan blog The Basketball Jones, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar revealed how Bruce Lee influenced his training regimen.

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Another Fantastic Karate Birthday Party

We had another fantastic and action packed birthday party today. Happy 5th birthday, Trevor! You were awesome and we had a blast having you and your friends in our school celebration your important day.

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The Importance of Sparring

Sparring is as real as it gets. It’s that simple. Sparring requires you to use every one of your attributes – forcing you to sharpen your skills and practice things like the controlling distance, timing, speed, agility and focus as well as cardiovascular and muscle endurance to name just a few.

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Can My Black Belt Help Get Me Into College?

How common is it for a college applicant to list “black belt” as an achievement?

We see numerous college applicants list “black belt” as an achievement. However, what sets one applicant apart from the others is the level of detail they provide regarding their achievement.

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