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Children's Fitness Programs Eastpointe MI

The study of martial arts is far more than an extracurricular activity - it’s a unique training program that empowers children with techniques and strategies for lifelong success. Martial arts classes help children learn discipline, self-control, self-confidence, respect, concentration and courtesy. Read more.

World Class Karate
(586) 498-8605
17910 E 10 Mile Rd
Eastpointe, MI
Martial Art Styles
Karate

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Senido Karate
(586) 771-6604
23411 gratiot
Eastpointe, MI
Martial Art Styles
Aikido, Arnis, Karate, Kempo, Kick Boxing, Tang Soo Do, kenpo, lameco, doce pares

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Maison Martial Arts
(586) 899-1787
25213A Gratiot
Roseville, MI
Martial Art Styles
Tang Soo Do, Okenawan Bojutsu

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Purple Dragon Studio
(586) 445-3525
19381 E. Ten Mile Rd
Roseville, MI
Martial Art Styles
Boxing, Jeet Kune do, Karate, Kick Boxing, Boxing

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Grosse Pointe Academy-Tae Kwon
(313) 884-1858
20647 Mack Ave
Grosse Pte Woods, MI
Martial Art Styles
Tae Kwon Do

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Master K's Karate School
(586) 566-1397
23440 Gratiot Ave
Eastpointe, MI
Martial Art Styles
Karate

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Naama Karate Schools
(586) 775-8710
25211 Gratiot Ave
Roseville, MI
Martial Art Styles
Karate

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PKSA Karate
(586) 871-5751
23712 Harper Avenue
Saint Clair Shores, MI
Martial Art Styles
Tang Soo Do

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Sidekicks Martial Arts Studio
(586) 779-5425
21617 Harper Ave
St Clair Shores, MI
Martial Art Styles
Kick Boxing

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Tamashi Karate Dojo
(313) 343-9893
17731 E Warren Ave
Detroit, MI
Martial Art Styles
Karate

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Children's Fitness Programs

The Benefits of Martial Arts For Kids

There are lots of activities that kids can be involved in. Soccer, swim team , ballet, gymnastics – my kids have done them all. Rarely have they been involved in a sport that I think holds life lasting benefits – until now. About a year ago, my teenage daughter asked if she could join the muay thai classes that her girlfriend was enrolled in, and I agreed. Well, it’s been such a great learning experience for her that I’ve now enrolled two more of my children in classes. They love the instructors, who make every class exciting, and the self-defense that they’ve learned has been amazing. The instructors keep tabs on all of the students, asking about grades and behavior at home and reinforcing the desired behaviors.

The study of martial arts is far more than an extracurricular activity - it’s a unique training program that empowers children with techniques and strategies for lifelong success. Martial arts classes help children learn discipline, self-control, self-confidence, respect, concentration and courtesy. It’s awesome to see a group of 30 kids stand at attention and belt out, “Yes, SIR!” Kind of gives me hope that the grunts and groans I usually hear will not last forever!

There are other benefits as well:

  • Many martial arts schools also offer leadership courses for kids, in conjunction with their karate for kids programs, or similar lessons.
  • Martial arts is ideal for children who do not do well in team sports, giving them the ability to flourish this activity, while combining physical and mental practices.
  • Many do not realize this, but martial arts training is safer than most school sports. My kids have learned how to fall correctly to minimize injury and also how to successfully overpower a much larger opponent without fear. The gym that they train at is well padded and maintained.
  • Children with special needs, such as ADD (Att...

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