Tag - Martial Arts for kids

November 2017

What Martial Arts or Karate Training does for Student

What Martial Arts or Karate Training does for the Student. Total Ryu Martial Arts Matt Chat Wow where to start with this one.  The benefits of martial arts or karate are huge from health to confidence and of course self defense.  Let’s start with what we, my self and my wife, have [...]

August 2017

Bully-Proof Your Child with These 3 Skills

Bullying is a trigger phrase for many parents and kids these days.  Now while I agree that bullying should never happen, it does and it always will.  Why because of parents or the lack of parenting.  This article gives some good advice but the best advice is found at [...]

Why Some Kids Try Harder and Some Kids Give Up, Martial arts can help

With literally thousands of students seen in over 30 years of martial arts experience I have to say that this article is spot on.  She puts quitting and achieving in an easy to understand language.  We all want our kids to achieve and move forward in life but there [...]

July 2017

What Motivates Kids? I may have the answer.. Martial Arts

Mr. Silva does a great job explaining what I have been saying for years.  Martial Arts Training and more specifically karate and jujitsu at Total Ryu Martial arts motivates kids to become more Total Ryu Martial Arts Matt Chats physically active, goal oriented, greatful and learn valuable life skills.  Martial Arts [...]

June 2017

Martial Arts is a Great Way to get kids Active

  According to KidsHealth.org children 6 – 12 years of  age need physical activity to build strength, coordination,  confidence — and to lay the groundwork for a healthy lifestyle. They’re also gaining more control over how active they are. School-age kids should have many chances to participate in a variety of activities, sports, [...]

March 2017

Instilling Perseverance in Children

In todays world this is extremely lacking, perseverance is becoming a lost trait.  I firmly believe that martial arts training will help curtail this epidemic but there are other ways to instill this very Total Ryu Martial Arts Matt Chats important trait in our children.   Being an example is one [...]

February 2017

Why I Never Let My Kids Quit……Anything, Martial Arts Helps learn this….

This is a great article and applies to adults as much as kids.  When we quit something just because and don’t have a good reason we miss out on growth and opportunities and will more than likely regret the decision later on.  With kids, it teaches them that when [...]

August 2015

Stress Relief and Martial Arts Part 2

Stress Relief and Martial Arts It is common knowledge that exercise helps reduce stress in adults.  There are many studies confirming this practice and many adults, myself included, exercise for stress relief along with health and well being.  So it goes to say that if exercise reduces stress then why [...]

Stress Relief and Martial Arts

As I have said many times, Martial Arts Training may be the best and most perfect form of exercise out there.  On the physical side not only do you get cardio, flexibility and strength improvement but you also get coordination, agility, balance, asymmetrical learning, body awareness and so much [...]

April 2015

Karate for kids and Jujitsu, 3 more reasons for your kids to enroll.

3 more reasons for your kids to participate in karate and martial arts. A few weeks ago, I mentioned 3 great reasons to have your child participate in or continue to participate in martial arts, karate and jujitsu for kids from Total Ryu Martial Arts.  As previously mentioned, martial arts training [...]