Karate For Kids2 280x190 Child Safety is More Than Just a “Stranger Danger” Campaign

Today children need to be empowered with positive messages and age-appropriate skills that will build their self-confidence and self-esteem while helping to keep them safer. They need to learn how to recognize and avoid potentially dangerous situations. And, if ending up in a dangerous or scary situation, children need to do everything they can to […]

Thai Chi2 280x190 Three Ways That Martial Arts Will Enhance Your Life Skills

Martial Arts training at Black Belt Academy improves a wide variety of life skills for students, while expanding their physical and mental capabilities and providing remarkably effective total body workouts. Martial Arts Anyone who’s ever seen an adventure movie is no doubt aware of the high profile of Martial Arts in cinema (even if somewhat […]

Karate For PreSchool2 280x190 Three Ways that Martial Arts Training Can Improve Social Skills

Learning social skills is important for everyone. The study of Martial Art can help teach these skills with surprising effectiveness! Martial Arts There is a longstanding and deeply rooted misconception about the Martial Arts that to be addressed at the outset. It is not our goal, nor that of any responsible teachers of Martial Arts, […]

Karate For Kids2 280x190 Three Important Safety Tips Your Child Will Learn Well in Karate Class

Young students at Black Belt Academy practice these and other simple, memorable safety routines. Newton, BC Karate The instructors and staff at our Martial Arts school are well trained and experienced at teaching children and adults a variety of useful skills – self-defense among them – that help them evade and escape potentially dangerous situations, […]