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a black belt martial arts instructor dressed in gi sitting on the dojo floor addressing multiple students also dressed in gi
April 7, 2024

Mastering More Than The Martial Arts: Inside Our Academy’s Unique Approach To Leadership

TM Martial Arts is a place where students from all over the Plainfield and Joliet regions come to learn more about the…

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black belt martial artist dressed in gi demonstrating all 6 ways to improve kicking technique
March 3, 2024

6 Ways To Improve Your Kicking Technique

Improving in the martial arts requires the right combination of strength and agility. You’ll need the capability to deliver kicks and punches…

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a young black belt karate student cracking their knuckles
January 6, 2024

10 Not So Obvious Skills A Black Belt Must Possess

Achieving a black belt in the martial arts takes skills and perseverance. It’s a significant physical and mental accomplishment that requires technical…

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a young orange belt martial arts student displaying a disciplined pose
December 7, 2023

Creating Healthy Habits To Maximize Your Martial Arts Potential

Creating healthy habits in your personal life can go a long way in maximizing your potential within the martial arts. Physical training…

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martial arts students of different levels training in class together
November 6, 2023

Goal-Setting Techniques For The Martial Arts-Minded Student

Setting and achieving your martial arts goals is an important step for personal growth and improvement. It doesn’t matter whether you are…

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October 7, 2023

Optimizing Your Body For Martial Arts Training

Optimizing your body for martial arts training requires a combination of disciplines to develop your skills mentally and physically. Below are some…

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September 5, 2023

3 Exercises That Teach Kids How To Be Resilient

Life can provide challenges for children as well as adults. Children need to learn resiliency, or how to bounce back from adversity….

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kids of various sizes and skill level practicing martial arts together
August 5, 2023

7 Benefits Of Martial Arts Training For Kids

The martial arts offer kids the well-known physical and mental benefits that come with moving your body. These benefits also provide some…

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a child focusing on a meditative pose displaying one of the 4 laws of concentration
July 7, 2023

The 4 Laws Of Concentration

We teach our young martial arts students the 4 Laws of Concentration to help them focus in class. These laws serve as…

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a man becoming a better father by training martial arts with his son in a backyard
June 6, 2023

How The Martial Arts Can Make You A Better Father

Practicing martial arts has many benefits, and those benefits extend to fatherhood, too. It’s an activity that can strengthen a set of…

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A mom practicing martial arts
May 7, 2023

The Martial Arts Is For Moms, Too!

There’s no question about it, being a mom takes work. You’re constantly on the go, taking care of your children, and struggling…

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young woman in gi in a standard martial arts
April 4, 2023

Drive Vs Motivation: What’s The Difference?

Let’s say that you have a specific goal in mind, like learning a new martial art. Both drive and motivation may play…

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