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  • Top 5 reasons kids should practice martial arts

    I came across this article the other day from the Dojo App that I wanted to share. 1. It helps them make new friends.
    The bond between martial artists is stronger than most other sports. Martial arts are physical, and they require physical confrontation. When confronted with someone of similar size, strength, and skill, students develop a sense of respect for one another. They realize they are capable, and so are others. Out of healthy respect for themselves and others, long-lasting and rewarding relationships develop. 2. They will learn better human relation skills.
    During martial arts training, students need to learn the concept of physical space, how physical contact is both an ....

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  • Welcome 2018 - A New Year For Training!

    To all of our Friends, Families, Fellow and Future Martial Artists - Happy New Year!!! The Dojang has been a whirlwind of activity over these first few weeks of 2018, with a steady influx of new students staying on - attending regularly following intro classes and enjoying the challenges and rewards of their efforts to constantly improve and learn new things. We've had successful Promotion Tests for both Kids and Adults, with many students advancing to the next level. Their pride in accomplishment is evident, and matched by the pride we have in the results of their hard work and dedication to the art. Our program of intense training, balanced with breathing and relaxation techniques, ....

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  • Fall at IMAC: A New Beginninng

    Fall is here and is a time for a new beginnings, a chance to renew our training and focus on the year ahead. We welcome our students back from summer break and encourage all to re-commit to their practice of Taekwondo to strengthen the physical, mental and spiritual benefits gained from study of this art. We have settled into our new home and enjoy the daylight that suffuses the Dojang. Grandmaster Hahn and the instructors look forward to working together with all of our experienced and new students to help them grow in both capability and confidence. In the weeks ahead we will gauge where everyone is in their practice, update and set new goals, get back to sparring regularly and ....

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  • Our New Dojang

    Our New Dojang

    International Martial Arts Center is proud to announce our new location at 297 Third Avenue/ 3rd Floor - just south of 23rd Street in Manhattan. OverlookingThird Avenue, the new Dojang is arranged similarly to our 18th Street location - where we trained for over 20 years - and is filled with natural light from two large skylights. Tae Kwon Do (TKD) is a modern Korean Martial Art with traditional roots; it has sometimes been called the "Korean Karate" - with our emphasis placed more on the foot than the hand, though both are utilized. IMAC training focuseson both TKD and Hapkido - a martial art which re-directs an attacker's energy against him through circular motion and joint locks - as ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts and Adult Martial Arts Classes in New York City!

    Check out our new website for International Martial Arts Center!
    We proudly serve the New York City, Manhattan, and Brooklyn areas! Come see the programs and deals we have to offer. Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Self Defesne and SO MUCH MORE! Fill out the "Request Information" form on the side of the page and stop in for a visit today! Don't forget to click here to visit us on our social media pages!! Facebook and Twitter ....

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    "From stillness there is awareness, from calmness there is power."
    -Grandmaster Andrew Hahn

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