Children's Martial Arts in Glendora, San Dimas & La Verne
At Red Dragon Karate, children will learn the art of self-defense through the extensive training of various forms of martial arts. Our fun children programs teaches children the necessary qualities of respect and self-discipline, in addition to focusing on skills and character development. This helps them excel in other aspects of life as well and lays a strong foundation for their future.
Children who study and learn at Red Dragon are better equipped to deal with bullies, child abusers or would be attackers and have a strong individuality to not get under the influence of negative peer pressure. Our trainers are certified by the American Karate Kung Fu Federation (A.K.K.F.) and we provide training in a safe environment that has all the necessary infrastructure where children interact, play, learn and develop.
Physical activity such as Red Dragon karate helps children by preventing them from becoming obese or helping them lose weight if necessary, it also teaches them healthy habits that last a lifetime. Here are Red Dragon Karate’s Top 10 Reasons Why Kids Should Take Martial Arts Classes:
1. A HEALTHY, LIFETIME HABIT
Kids who exercise are more likely to keep exercising as adults. Because of our emphasis on personal responsibility, respect, discipline, and control; and our acceptance of individuals of all levels of physical skill, Red Dragon provides a great alternative to other sports, which may tend to exclude certain children.
2. MAINTAIN A HEALTHY BODY
The exercises we do in class help our students improve cardiovascular function, build muscle, and achieve and maintain a healthy body weight.
3. MAINTAIN A STRONG BODY
Regular physical activity such as training at Red Dragon Karate helps build and maintain strong, healthy muscles, bones and joints.
4. MARTIAL ARTS DEVELOP OTHER SKILLS
Because our curriculum emphasizes Courtesy, Respect, and Integrity, Red Dragon Karate aids in the development of important interpersonal skills. In addition, Martial Arts at our school helps promote the self-discipline necessary to set and achieve life goals. Of course, we also offer the best in self-defense training.
5. FEEL BETTER AND SLEEP BETTER
In conjunction with a healthy diet that is low in fat, artificial flavors and colors, and preservatives, vigorous physical activity such as Martial Arts classes improve the quantity and quality of children’s sleep.
6. PERFORM BETTER IN SCHOOL
Our own experience, as well as research has shown that the emphasis placed on Focus and Concentration as developed in our classes promotes improved school attendance and enhances children’s academic performance.