Sports & Fitness Programs, Lessons, & Classes for Kids in Queens

Sports & Fitness Programs, Lessons, & Classes for Kids in Queens

UPDATED December 2018: With the childhood obesity epidemic on the rise, the need for children’s fitness resources is greater than ever, and luckily there are plenty of sports and fitness options for kids in Queens. This comprehensive guide leads yo...

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Heijoshin Dojo Offers New 'Little Ninjas' Classes and Three-Class Trials

Heijoshin Dojo Offers New 'Little Ninjas' Classes and Three-Class Trials

Heijoshin Dojo in Bay Shore is splitting its Little Ninjas course into two classes for different age groups to better accommodate young learners' developing abilities. Starting mid-October, this Suffolk Martial Arts School will separate classes for...

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Family-Friendly Martial Arts Studio Opens in Nolita

Family-Friendly Martial Arts Studio Opens in Nolita

The Martial Arts Family Studio opened in Nolita on September 12 and is a place for the entire family. Children’s classes will begin at 2:00pm, and are split into age groups of 3.5-4.5 years old, 4.5-6 years old, 6-10 years old, and 11-15 years old....

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How Martial Arts Helped This Peekskill Family Overcome Tragedy

How Martial Arts Helped This Peekskill Family Overcome Tragedy

During the summer of 2015, Ron Paul, a beloved husband and father, broke his ankle. What should have been a relatively minor injury instead lead to multiple surgeries and infections that eventually lead to Ron’s death.

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The International Judo Center Offers Training for Kids and Adults

The International Judo Center Offers Training for Kids and Adults

The International Judo Center (IJC) welcomes kids and adults for Judo training sessions. The IJC functions as an after-school center that is open to a young person's every need-- whether that is practicing Judo or looking for guidance with a person...

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The Academy For Martial Arts Opens Suffern Location

The Academy For Martial Arts Opens Suffern Location

The Academy For Martial Arts acquired a location in Suffern in mid-December. The academy’s second location offers a variety of martial arts programs for children and adults.

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Martial Arts School in Fresh Meadows Now Open 7 Days a Week

Martial Arts School in Fresh Meadows Now Open 7 Days a Week

The Progressive Martial arts school in Queens, NY has changed its working hours to seven days a week and is now open on Sundays.

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Academy for Martial Arts Offers New Kickboxing Program

Academy for Martial Arts Offers New Kickboxing Program

The Academy for Martial Arts in Rockland County now offers kickboxing classes for kids and adults.

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Leadership Development Offered for Children at Modern Warrior

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.

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Kangs Martial Arts Offers Class for Preschoolers

Kangs Martial Arts Offers Class for Preschoolers

Kangs Martial Arts, a martial arts studio in Scarsdale, now offers a taekwondo class catered to preschoolers.

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids on Long Island

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids on Long Island

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, includi...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Manhattan, NYC

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Manhattan, NYC

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.

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

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 Fairfiel...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Westchester County, NY

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Westchester County, NY

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 chi...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Brooklyn, NY

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Brooklyn, NY

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 ...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Queens, NY

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Queens, NY

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 f...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Rockland County, NY

Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Rockland County, NY

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 child...

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Ask the Expert: What Is Martial Arts Therapy and How Can it Help My Child?

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.

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Taekwondo Studio Offers Women's Self-Defense Workshop

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 ...

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Central Park Taekwondo Offers Family Fun at a Discount

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 clas...

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Ask the Expert: How Do I Find the Right Martial Arts School for My Child?

If you're planning to enroll your child in a martial arts program, choosing the right school and instructor is an important first step. Here, tips on how to find the right martial arts studio and the questions you should ask martial arts instructors.

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Fit Club in Fairfield Offers New Kids' Classes

Fit Club, a family-friendly gym that offers fitness classes for adults and kids, moved its new location in Fairfield's Sportsplex. Fit Club now offers boxing and overall fitness classes for children.

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New Mixed Martial Arts Programs for Children in Queens

East Coast United Queens Academy of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts, a new mixed martial arts center in College Point, offers mixed martial arts classes for children in Queens, and all lessons are taught by black-belt level instructors. ...

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Martial Arts, Karate, and Tae Kwon Do Classes for Kids in Suffolk County, LI

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 Suffolk County, LI.

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Upper West Side Kid's Gym Offers Yoga, Martial Arts

My Gym, located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, recently added yoga and martial arts to its schedule of classes for children. The gym aims to help children develop their fine motor skills, balance, strength, and agility through the classes off...

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The Benefits of Martial Arts for Kids

The Benefits of Martial Arts for Kids

From kung fu to tae kwon do to karate, martial arts have many benefits and great appeal for kids. Here's what you need to know before you enroll your little ninja.

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Express Workouts, Express Results

Susan Chung, sixth degree Master of Tae Kwon Do, mother of two, and co-owner of Bruce Chung Tae Kwon Do and Family Fitness in Harrison, is now teaching a new 40-minute express workout class.

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Harlem Tae Kwon Do Seeks Applicants for their 'One World Taekwondo' Scholarship Program

“Harlem Tae Kwon Do" is currently seeking qualified applicants ages 6 and up for their "One World Taekwondo" scholarship program. When selected for the program, scholarship recipients will be getting the benefits of a martial arts education at the ...

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Excel Martial Arts Opens New Location in Larchmont, NY

Excel Martial Arts, a martial arts studio that offers karate and dance lessons for kids, opened a new location in Larchmont, NY, on February 28.

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The Right Pursuit at the Right Time

As parents, we want to be able to expose our children to the arts, or to sports, but we also want to make sure our kids can maximize their experiences by starting them at the right time. We went to the experts to ask that important question: When ...

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