Our Taekwondo classes are for all ages and abilities, from 4 to 104 years old! Taekwondo is an art from and an exercise regimen, as well as a way of growth spiritually, mentally, and physically. "OUR GOAL IS TO TRAIN THE HEART, MIND AND BODY."
LITTLE DRAGON TAEKWONDO(4 - 6 years): This fun-filled class is the place to start for young children! Designed to teach the basics of Taekwondo in a way that these formative minds will retain for life. Focus, coordination, discipline, listening skills, self-confidence, stranger awareness and cognitive memory are all part of what a young child will develop through this action packed class.
ALL BELTS: (Ages 6 & up) WHITE BELT: For the beginner we will work on basic stances & blocks, the 1st form Chun-ji, one-step sparring and Taekwondo etiquette. YELLOW BELT: Continuing the student in basic movements, this rank begins to broaden their understanding of the art of Taekwondo. Additional forms and strategies are built upon for later levels. GREEN BELT: At this point, the budding martial artist is beginning to emerge! Form and precision are now to be honed as understanding the strategies behind the movement are being molded & implemented. BLUE BELT: Assured of new found skill & understanding, the martial artist at this level is now ready to begin "becoming a Black Belt!" More responsibility & expectations are demanded as these students are ready for implementing outward signs of the Korean tenants of Taekwondo: courtesy, integrity, self-control, perseverance & indomitable spirit! RED & BLACK BELT: Exclusive to higher ranks, this class is dedicated specifically to forms & sparring. Higher ranking martial artists are always welcome in any of the other classes as well for drill work. HOME SCHOOL (Ages 6 & up): Same Great Taekwondo Martial Arts Program as the evening classes but scheduled during the day to meet the needs of home school families. MPACT WEAPONS CLASS(Ages 6 & up): Class will focus on specialized breaking and weapons training such as sword, staff, nunchaku & bow.
All or our Taekwondo students are trained by Eric Melton, a 4th Degree Black Belt and former World Welterweight Kickboxing Champion. For more info about Coach Eric, please click here.