This Filipino Kali Stick demonstration is from a Balinktawak Clinic at the Renaissance Academy of Martial Arts in Lynchburg, Virginia. Filipino Kali is a martial art that specializes in weapons such as stick and knife.
At the Renaissance Academy of Martial Arts in Lynchburg, Virginia, we understand that there are many intangible benefits to children’s martial arts. The American Academy of Pediatrics’ Healthy Children reports that over six million children in the United States take some form of martial arts classes.
If your kids are bouncing off the walls you may want to consider a good martial arts program before you pull your hair out. Activities like karate and self-defense training are fun ways for both boys and girls to achieve fitness and focus. The martial arts help teach self-discipline and socialization skills. In fact, according to an article by Modern Families it has been found that many parents whose children have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) report great success with these programs because self-control and concentration are exactly the skills underdeveloped in ADHD kids.
WASHINGTON D.C., June 8, 2009 — The Renaissance Academy of Martial Arts was selected for the Best of Lynchburg Award in the Judo & Karate category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA).
The USCA “Best of Local Business” Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and community.