Parents, who are looking for a creative outlet for their highly energetic children, should consider registering their kids for Burlington children’s taekwondo classes at Master Seung’s Taekwondo. Taekwondo is a form of marital arts that was developed in Korea. Unlike other forms with a focus primarily on offense, taekwondo concentrates more on defensive forms and techniques, while also instructing students in offensive skills.
Children’s taekwondo classes in Burlington provide numerous benefits beyond learning defensive and offensive skills. Taekwondo is a careful balance of physical forms and mental concentration. Children participating in kid’s taekwondo classes in Burlington are taught how to release all of their built up energy in a constructive manner as they learn a fun and exciting sport they can use throughout their entire lives.
Burlington kid’s taekwondo classes are for children of all ages. Master Seung’s Taekwondo has Little Dragons programs for students under the age of 7, after school care programs for older children, and other age specific children’s taekwondo classes in Burlington. When your children learn taekwondo, they are developing essential skills beneficial in their lives now, they will also use in the future, such as:
Physical Fitness: Children receive a full workout at Master Seung’s Taekwondo to help them burn off their excess energy. Not only are they burning calories, but developing effective weight control and strengthening their muscles. Taekwondo is one of the best physical activities for children to participate in as it helps them develop control of their entire body, from their heads to their toes.
Learning Respect: A key component to Burlington kid’s taekwondo classes is learning how to respect others of all ages, from fellow students, instructors, masters, and senior students to their parents and other adults.
Improved Mental Concentration and Discipline: Another vital skill learned through Burlington children’s taekwondo classes is mental concentration and focus. This skill carries over into their day to day learning and many parents notice an improvement in their children’s performance at school.
Self-Control: Children learn the art of self-control and how it applies to taekwondo. In their daily lives, self-control skills keep children from acting out impulsively.
Improved Body Image: As taekwondo children progress into their pre-teen and teen years, students have more positive feelings about themselves and their body image. Since they are physically fit and have strong minds, they frequently do not experience much of the teen angst and rebellion against adults, like other teens without any taekwondo training.
Even children with behavioural problems or those from troubled backgrounds benefit from kid’s taekwondo classes in Burlington. They gradually learn a much better way to release their frustrations, stress, and anxieties, and channel these feelings in a positive manner. Over time, not only do they learn how to respect others, but also respect themselves.
Parents looking for an effective solution in situations where they believe their children are being bullied can find help through one of Master Seung’s Taekwondo children’s programs. We offer an anti-bullying program especially designed to help those children who have already been bullied. This program focuses on restoring their self-esteem, confidence, dignity, respect, and pride, while at the same time teaching them defensive skills to protect against becoming future targets of bullies.
To learn more about our children’s taekwondo classes in Burlington, we invite you to stop by one of our branch locations or call us at 905-803-1079.