Posts tagged youth sports
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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Mr. Preston Fauchier, 11 Year Old Champion!

We were honored to have a guest martial artist, Mr. Fauchier, visit our school yesterday. He impressed all students with competition level Kama form, his confidence and determination to succeed.

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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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The Importance of Belt Testing

Often, parents ask me why we push our students to do their belt testing every time we have one. Why are we so excited to have students go through the difficult testing process and what are the reasons.

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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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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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