About Martial Arts and Master Lee’s Tae Kwon Do Below you will find answers to our most often asked questions about Martial Arts and Master Lee’s Tae Kwon Do. However, if you have additional questions, please call us at any time and we will be happy to help you.

The martial arts were developed thousands of years ago as forms of self-defense. Karate originated in Japan and Kung Fu came from China. Tae Kwon Do is native to Korea. In term of techniques, Tae Kwon Do emphasizes kicks more than other martial arts, making it ideal for improving your child’s balance, flexibility, and endurance. Also Tae Kwon Do is Official Olympic Sport.

Our experience has shown that children ages four and up will able to take the greatest advantage from Tae Kwon Do classes. Starting at age four, your child can participate in our trial lesson program, which allows our instructors to work with them one on one and evaluate their readiness for group classes. Our staff will then use their experience to recommend the best course of action for you and your child.

Absolutely not! Your child will be taught from the first lesson that true “Tae Kwon Do kids” never misuse their martial arts skills. Throughout their training, they will be reminded that being physically and mentally tough does not allow one to be tough with others. Instead, Tae Kwon Do students are expected to be humble, courteous, respectful, and careful about when, and where, they practice their skills. The instructors at Master Lee’s Tae Kwon Do will continually educate your child that Tae Kwon Do is a form of exercise and self improvement, not a tool for bullying.

Yes! In fact, many families are finding Tae Kwon Do to be the perfect family activity, combining an exciting workout with a new learning experience. You have your choice of attending children’s and adult’s classes individually or coming together to our Family Class. Either way, you will have a great time and create a special family bond.

Tae Kwon Do is safe and fun for students of all ages and physical abilities.  Classes are taught by expert instructors as student are shown techniques in a step-by-step manner at their own pace.  Thorough stretching routine, matted flooring, and protective safety equipments are all part of our commitment to ensuring student’s safety.  Because TKD is a performance be each individual, many are able to participate in TKD no matter what physical limits they have at their own pace.

At Master Lee’s Tae Kwon Do, we have ongoing enrollment, so beginners are always welcome. Our special trial program makes it easy for new students of all fitness levels to get started. First time students receive one-on-one instruction designed to answer common questions and provide an introduction to the basics of Tae Kwon Do. In addition, the belt system used in Tae Kwon Do allows all students to train at their own pace and improve their physical condition gradually.


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Our special trial program includes one private lesson and two group martial arts class taught in a positive, encouraging environment. Ideal for beginners-no experience necessary.