Courage is mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty.
At Kansai Karate we teach children to know that it is not always enough to know the difference between right and wrong. We teach children to have the courage to always do the right thing.
Integrity is the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles. Integrity means following your moral or ethical convictions and doing the right thing in all circumstances, even if no one is watching you. Having integrity means you are true to yourself and would do nothing that demeans or dishonours you.
At the heart of any successful person, is self-discipline. But self-discipline can be a difficult thing for children to conquer. It is defined as the act of disciplining or power to discipline one’s own feelings and desires, especially with the intention of improving oneself.
Martial Arts can help boost your children’s confidence in a number of different ways. Martial Arts is an holistic combination of the body, mind and spirit and effectively brings out students inner and outer strengths. It not only changes children physically but also mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Children will learn to feel calm inside and confident on the outside.
It’s true that Martial Arts can be challenging. It can take countless hours of training and commitment, with numerous challenges along the way in exacting skills and advancing through levels. Children will need to learn to see challenges as opportunities, as through these they will develop and progress.
Coordination is about the ability to move proficiently, carefully, swiftly, and purposefully. It’s well-known that a child’s physical coordination can have an affect on their performance in sports, academically and even their attitudes about school.