• Chesapeake VA : (757) 410-4999
King Tiger Martial Arts Blog – Chesapeake VA | Chesapeake VA Martial Arts Classes

Blog Page

The Benefits of Martial Arts for Children

Did you know martial arts is great for children? Most often martial arts is associated with self-defense, however there are many more benefits than just learning how to defend yourself.  Listed below are just a few ways martial arts is a great benefit for children. Benefits for children: Discipline — Martial arts is one of […]

Read more

Challenge Yourself To Succeed

For some people, success is the attainment of a long-term goal.  For others, it may be the completion of smaller tasks.  Similarly, in martial arts training, achieving Black Belt or “under” belts may be what some students consider being successful; however, succeeding as a martial arts practitioner involves mastering the most basic fundamentals of training. […]

Read more

Partners versus Opponents

One of the best aspects of martial arts training is the people you meet.  Martial artists are such respectful, polite, well-mannered people and they are a joy to be around. Martial arts, martial arts. Having a great training partner and being a great training partner, is the key to getting maximum benefit out of each […]

Read more

Why Children Should Take Martial Arts

In today’s society, parents feel it is their duty to give their children the very best opportunities life has to offer.  An excellent example is striving to give a child the opportunity to socialize and exercise more; perhaps even learn skills to help manage the rough teen years?  With the vast array of choices offered, […]

Read more

Your Actions Do Not Affect Just You

“A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.”                ~ Albert Camus Your actions do not just affect you.When you act unethically, it affects everybody around you. All of your actions have a reaction, and when you make a bad decision, it can hurt many people. […]

Read more

What is Your Potential?

The popularity of martial arts training can be attributed to its appeal to many age groups. Because the martial arts have such a diverse following, individual progress and expectation can vary greatly among students. For this reason, especially, it is important to understand your potential and only compare your achievements to your possibilities. Expertise in […]

Read more

Manage Your Time Wisely

Did you know that children who have a busy schedule are more likely to develop time management skills than those who have an abundance of free time?  Did you also know that children who have busy schedules are more likely to achieve their goals?  No matter how busy you are, your martial arts training should […]

Read more

How Are Your Ethics?

“Great people have great values and great ethics.” ~ Jeffrey Gitomer Ethics are the moral principles for why we act the way we do. Our ethics influence the way we act and the decisions we make. It is dealing with what is right and wrong and acting in a moral way. In our dojo, it is important […]

Read more

Black Belt Character

“You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.”      ~James D. Miles Most people return kindness with kindness.  If someone helps you with a project or task, then you’re ready to lend a hand when he or she needs help.  It is easy to be […]

Read more

Are You Ready for Belt Promotion?

Some martial arts students and parents think of belt advancement as identical to the academic school system. Each year, students learn, and then graduate to the next grade. Some students perform better than others. Some are more prepared to continue. Without these regular advancements, students would feel like failures. Unfortunately, students are sometimes advanced who […]

Read more