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  • December 17th Graduation Is Going to be Great!

    This week we are going to begin karate our graduation demo routines as we approach our December 17th celebration. We are excited to watch our stude...
  • Get Up, Show Up and Never Give Up

    After a busy back-to-school transition it looks like students and parents are starting to get organized as the routine has finally set it.  When it...
  • Screen Free Weekend

    For the month of November First Choice Martial Arts is challenging its students to a screen-free weekend. This STARS challenge that we run, once ye...
  • "Am I a Quitter?"

    Shark Tank and Dragons Den Star Robert Herjavic is an avid runner that runs about five miles each day. This is no easy task when you think of the m...
  • When you Visualize, then you Materialize

    Now that we're into October we are well into our new curriculum cycle and on the path to our next ranks. With testing, we typically break things do...
  • Visualize, Focus and Execute

    Well-known motivational speaker Anthony Robbins states that people do things for two reasons, inspiration, and desperation. It is his belief that p...
  • Every Next Level of Your Life Will Demand a Different You

    If you happen to be at graduation on Saturday, you would’ve noticed some of the most focused and disciplined kids outdo themselves once again. The ...
  • Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance

    This Saturday, First Choice Martial Arts students will participate in our second graduation since the start of the pandemic. Although we still have...
  • A Leader in the Making

    Recently, a parent told me that her 9-year-old daughter was so intrigued with push-ups that she asked for push-up bars on a recent shopping trip. A...
  • You Get In Life What You Ask For

    Recently, a student reached out to me about an opportunity I had offered to him over a year ago. This student who is a dedicated Black Belt had sho...
  • The Harder you Work, The Luckier you Get

    September has finally arrived and after a fantastic summer, we are pleased to announce the winners from this year’s Summerfest draw. We Would like ...
  • 20 Years Ago, It All Began

    20 years ago this month, First Choice Martial Arts was born.  At the time, we had no idea how we would positively impact this community for the nex...