Programs For Children (Ages 4-6)
NK training emphasizes positive behavior, respect for others and personal responsibility. Children can become highly skilled martial artists and many earn the black belt rank and higher. Belt rank must be earned…it is not handed out. True self esteem comes from real accomplishment. NK training develops self-confidence, improves physical fitness and helps youth have more success in school. NK children are leaders. Students learn perseverance. NK students do not give up easily.
Programs For Youth (Ages 7-12)
NK training emphasizes positive behavior, respect for others and personal responsibility. Youth can become highly skilled martial artists and many earn the black belt rank and higher. Belt rank must be earned…it is not handed out. True self esteem comes from real accomplishment. NK training develops self-confidence, improves physical fitness and helps youth have more success in school. NK youth are leaders. Students learn perseverance. NK students do not give up easily.
Programs For Teenagers (Ages 13-17)
Teens are in classes with other youth who are motivated and striving to achieve high standards and concrete goals. NK offers a clear and healthy alternative to many of the negative peer pressures that teens face every day. NK training is goal oriented. Students are rewarded for true effort. Physical talent is less important than effort. Each student is expected to reach his or her own personal potential. NK martial arts is an excellent cross-training program that will enhance other sports.
Programs For Adults (Ages 18+)
NK training is excellent for physical conditioning, stressing body flexibility, excellent balance and over-all body strength. Students are always learning something new – it’s truly an antidote to monotonous gym routines. Professional black belt instructors are trained to help each individual reach his or her own personal potential. Flexible class schedules accommodate busy lives and all students train at their own pace. One person’s progress is not tied to anyone else. NK teaches effective self-defense that works in real life situations, and progression through the belt system develops confidence that extends beyond the classroom.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Who Can Learn?
Men and women up to 75 years old have benefitted from NK training. Classes start with a carefully designed physical conditioning program which gradually improves strength and flexibility. There is special training for children as well: even children as young as four or five can benefit from the National Karate children’s program.
You take the usual precautions: you avoid trouble, mind your own business, but sometimes you still feel insecure, picked on, vulnerable… Maybe it’s time to take responsibility for your own personal safety. By checking out our web site, you have taken a positive action that may someday save your life. At National Karate, we specialize in teaching fast, effective self-defense skills for beginners of all ages. With NK training you can develop self-assurance, confidence and a level of self-discipline that you never thought possible.
How Do I Start?
New classes for beginners are offered several times each week. New students are grouped with others who are just beginning to learn. National Karate’s class schedule is very flexible and will allow you to set your own pace. You will be pleasantly surprised at how quickly NK training starts to improve your overall physical condition, flexibility, self-confidence and level of esteem.
What is the Cost?
NK programs are surprisingly affordable, especially compared to many other “lesson” activities. Beginners can choose special low cost entry programs to experience first hand the benefits of NK self-defense.