The learning structure of martial arts at Hwa Rang Kwan is suitable for children and adults, of all ages and levels of physical ability.
All classes are open to all belt levels, but instructors ensure that each student receives personal attention and that exercises are tailored to each individual’s needs and abilities.
What is Taekwondo?
Taekwondo is a traditional martial arts that originates from Korea, which focuses upon one’s defense with their fists and strong effective kicks with feet. It is also an official Olympic sport and the national sport of South Korea.
When literally translated from Korean, tae means “to strike or break with foot”; kwon means “to strike or break with fists”; and do means “art” or “way.” Hence, taekwondo translates to “the art of kicking and punching” or “the way of the foot and fist.”
Taekwondo is a traditional Korean martial art that emphasizes discipline, respect, and personal growth; and is well known for its emphasis on rapid and powerful kicks.
Benefits of Taekwondo
Applying oneself at Hwa Rang Kwan will improve one’s fitness, flexibility, balance, coordination, concentration, and discipline. It will also develop their self-confidence, make them feel more calm, and help reduce stress. Studying martial arts at Hwa Rang Kwan will build one’s strength and stamina, while strengthening their mind and body.
Practicing martial arts will not only provide a good workout, but is also a great stress reliever. Both mental and physical improvement are ensured to develop over time, since discipline is required to strengthen the two elements.