UPDATED October: Looking to keep your kids fit in Queens, NY? Our comprehensive guide leads you directly to great, local Queens classes and programs focusing on sports and fitness, including gyms, soccer football and basketball clinics, and gymnatics and martial arts programs.
The Progressive Martial arts school in Queens, NY has changed its working hours to seven days a week and is now open on Sundays.
The Academy for Martial Arts in Rockland County now offers kickboxing classes for kids and adults.
Modern Warrior, which offers self-defense classes for all ages, is now offering Leadership Development classes for tweens and teens during which they will learn anti-bullying techniques.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Looking for a new after-school activity for your children? We've compiled a list of mixed martial arts studios that offer karate, self-defense, taekwondo, and jiu-jitsu classes for kids on Long Island, from Nassau County, including Hicksville, New Hyde Park, and Seaford, to Suffolk County, including Port Jefferson, East Northport, and Patchogue.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Give your kids a boost of strength and confidence, plus useful self-defense training with these great martial arts, karate, and tae kwon do classes for kids in Manhattan, NYC.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Help your kids gain self-confidence while learning self-defense with martial arts classes. We have a list of some of the best mixed martial arts studios that offer karate, jiu-jistu, and taekwondo lessons for children in Fairfield County, CT, including Bethel, Monroe, Stamford, Stratford, Trumbull, Weston, Redding, and Bridgeport.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Give your children the benefit of self-defense classes and they'll gain so much more. We've compiled a list of mixed martial arts studios in Westchester County, New York that offer karate, taekwondo, and jiu-jitsu lessons for children in southern New York, including Salem, Scarsdale, Pelham, Pound Ridge, Mamaroneck, and Ossining.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Give your children self-defense classes and they'll learn life-long skills. Here's a list of the best mixed martial arts studios that offer karate, taekwondo, and jiu-jitsu to kids in Brooklyn, NY, including Prospect Park, Dyker Heights, Williamsburg, Fort Greene, Boerum Hill, and Park Slope.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Looking for and after-school activity for your children? Martial arts classes may be just what you're looking for. A list of mixed martial arts studios in Queens that offer self-defense, karate, jiu-jitsu, and taekwondo classes for kids in Queens, New York, including Astoria, Rago Park, College Point, Glendale, Corona, and Sunnyside.
UPDATED JULY 2015: A great after-school activity for children is martial arts, where they'll learn life-long self-defense techniques. Here's a list of martial arts studios that offer karate, jiu-jitsu, and other mixed martial arts lessons for children in Rockland County, NY, including Stony Point, Haverstraw, New City, Airmont, and Nanuet.
Dr. Alisha Griffith-Berkeley, co-founder of a specialized martial arts program in Brooklyn, explains what martial arts therapy is and how it can help children with special needs such as autism, ADHD, and sensory issues.
Counterstrike, a women’s self-defense workshop created by Arnold van Deuran, Ph.D., director of Workout Place, is now offered to women in Bardonia. The self-defense class for women in Bardonia teaches young women the skills they would need to fend off an attacker.
Central Park Taekwondo, a martial arts center on the Upper West Side, now offers weekly memberships for kids, teens, and adults. It’s variety of programming offers tae kwon do classes for children and adults, as well as family and mommy and me classes. Central Park Taekwondo also offers a family discount.