Which martial arts make you fit?

Taekwondo makes you fit

Which martial arts make you fit? One of the reasons why people do martial arts is to get fit. Taekwondo exercises, for example, improve core strength, build muscles in the legs, arms and chest and boost lung capacity as well as improve stamina and mental health. At our Taekwondo classes in Brisbane, learners are often […]

Does Taekwondo Benefit Mental Fitness

Does Taekwondo benefit mental fitness

Does Taekwondo Benefit Mental Fitness? Taekwondo is an amazing and popular martial art. It can improve your agility, strength and overall fitness when practised regularly. But can it make a difference to your mental toughness? As with most martial arts, there’s more to Taekwondo than simply learning the moves and taking part in competitions. Here […]

Feeling Covid Stress?

Taekwondo Brisbane

Ways to React to Anxiety and Stress A parent emailed me last weekend, we were talking about our how fast and how drastically life has changed since Covid-19 appeared. She said … “while it’s devastating in so many ways, there are silver linings too, as we don’t know what we are capable of until these […]

5 Life lessons you learn from Taekwondo training

Taekwondo lessons for adults

When you put in the effort towards a long-term goal, you learn life lessons that apply to areas of your life that are unrelated to that pursuit. You are forced to grow some discipline and persistence in order to realize your goals. These qualities will change you and your outlook on life for the better. […]

The Value of Believing in Yourself

Taekwondo builds self belief

As people, we believe in others so easily. We learn to put our faith and our trust in people from an early age; from our parents and teachers, to the leaders that guide our country. But when it comes to self-belief, we are often lacking. The younger generation, especially, have low self-confidence levels and very […]

How your subconscious mind can help your martial art training

Defense_drill it into your subconscious

This is something that more experienced students of martial arts will already understand. The idea of your subconscious helping you isn’t anything new; subconscious decisions are something we make each and every day. As a quick example, think about fight or flight. Recall the last time you felt the urge to argue or to turn […]