Why Become a Student at Tom Vo’s Taekwondo Academy?
A healthier body; a sharper mind; more confidence; more discipline; the knowledge to protect yourself if needed – who wouldn’t want this?
Practicing martial arts at Tom Vo’s Taekwondo Academy in Huntington Beach, CA is about fitness, character building i.e. confidence, focus, concentration, discipline & self esteem – not just kicking and punching.
Many people think that martial arts is about fighting, but that is not what we concentrate on here at Huntington Beach Martial Arts. We focus on the development of the students’ character using martial arts because that is what most parents want for their children.
Over 3 million martial arts practitioners are kids between the ages of 6-17 years old according to statistics from the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association. 1/3 of martial art students are adults because it is a great family activity.
It doesn’t matter if you pick Karate, Kung Fu, Taekwondo, Jiujitsu, Judo or any other martial art, the benefits are the same.
Benefits of Martial Arts
Improved physical fitness: There is no better workout than martial arts. It works out your entire body. Physical improvements are: more stamina, increased muscle tone, flexibility, balance & strength.
Improved Self Esteem: By learning Taekwondo, you will increase your confidence in all situations. You will be ready to tackle obstacles even if you were not comfortable with it before. Children who go through our program and build confidence mentally & physically to become “bully proof.”
Increased focus and concentration: From day 1 students are not asked just to kick and punch, but to think about their actions during class. Learning forms and different kicking combinations works the students’ memory. The Mayo Clinic specifically counts the martial arts of Karate & Taekwondo among the most effective therapies for ADD and ADHD.
Stress Relief: Physical activity plus the ability to scream at the top of your lungs with anyone complaining is good for anyone regardless of age.
Respect for values: Honesty, courtesy, integrity, perseverance & excellence. These are the qualities necessary to make great leaders.
Our mission at Huntington Beach Martial Arts is building strong minds and bodies. Please take advantage of our special offers and experience the benefits of martial arts.