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Mixed Martial Arts Teaches Kids Discipline and Self Confidence

Kids who train in Mixed Martial Arts learn the value of being a disciplined student on the mats. Training 2-3 times per week with consistent evaluation and testing requires students to follow a regimen of healthy eating and exercise. This discipline carries over into their schoolwork and their home lives. Student of Jiu-jitsu and MMA […]

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Mixed Martial Arts and Music-The Art Of Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts is not often considered an “art” by the standards of some. Many people believe that it equates to fighting. However, the truth is that martial arts is every bit as artistic as any of the other art forms. For this example I’ll compare it with the guitar. On any given guitar there […]

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Jiu-jitsu classes for young children and why you should begin

I speak with many parents who are interested in getting their children started in Jiu-jitsu. However, they want to wait until their kids are older. There is a fear that a 3,4,5 or even 6 year old child is too young to benefit from a structured Jiu-jitsu program. Actually, I believe that 3-6 years old […]

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