Labor Day Weekend: We will be closed Monday September 2nd. Have a safe and fun holiday weekend. Classes will resume on Tuesday September 3rd.
KICKS Beach Day: Saturday September 7th from 11am – 4pm: Come and join us for a fun day in the sun. There will be so many fun things to do at our beach day. You can bring your bikes, scooters, skate boards and ride around the bay. There are horseshoe pits, playgrounds, volleyball nets and even a trampoline water park (this activity charges by the hour). This year we are going to change from having a potluck, to having everyone bring their own ice chest or picnic basket of goodies for your family. Master Jeff will BBQ hotdogs around noon. This way you can eat anytime you’re hungry and anyone who likes hotdogs can join us at noon. Sign up in the lobby to let us know that you will be coming. This is the address for our beach day: Newport Dunes 1131 Back Bay Dr. Newport 92660. There is an all day parking lot that is around $20.
Leadership Team / Tournament Team: Saturday Saturday September 7th at Newport Dunes: Tournament Team, please bring running shoes, water shoes & swim wear. There will be lots of cardio training to help us get ready for Tournament season. Leadership Team,please bring swim wear to the meeting. Activities will be in the water.
Leadership Team Training: Saturday September 7th from 10:30am – 11am
Tournament Team Practice: Saturday September 7th from 8:30am – 10:30am
Demo Team: Friday September 27th at 4:30pm
Stripe Week: September 23rd – 26th / Graduation Day: Friday September 27th at 6pm
New Schedule: If you participate in our Friday program there is a new class schedule. Click here to see the new schedule.
Upcoming Tournament Team Schedule
*Jimmy Kim Invitational / Sat. Sept. 21st in Long Beach. Register at thejki.com. Early registration ends Sept. 5th
*California Open / Sat. Oct. 26th at El Camino College. Register at caopentkd.com. Registration opened Sept. 24th
*Las Vegas Open / Sat. Nov. 9th at the West Gate. Hotel in Las Vegas. This is an optional event. Everyone who is going must have a USAT Membership and register through www.usat.hangastar.com under the events page.
*Yushen Lai Invitational / Sat. Feb. 29th, 2020 at Cal. State Dominguez Hills in Carson. Registration is not open but when it is, you can go to laitournament.com
*International Taekwondo Festival / Sat. May 16th, 2020 at the Industry Hills Expo in the City of Industry. Registration is not open but when it is, you can go to tkdfest.com
***More dates & events to come
The best way to lose weight and get in shape is through great exercise and eating right. We have both! We offer great fitness classes to help you reach your fitness goals. Also we offer a nutrition guide that will help you step by step meals and helpful tips. Even if you are looking for a healthy snack or meal replacement, we offer our Elite Health & Nutrition supplement. Talk to Master Jeff on how we can help you on your Summer goals.
Be the first to have your instructors come to your class or the whole school. We come to your school for FREE and talk about Stranger Danger, Bully Prevention, Drug Awareness, Classroom focus and much, much more. Grab one of our handouts to give to your teacher and we will schedule a day. Thank you for helping your school.
Student of the Month
I can’t thank you enough for your willingness to help others. I appreciate you coming in early to help out with the Ninjas even though it is 2 classes away from yours! We want to let you know that we notice your efforts and know it really makes a difference!
Weapons for August
Sept 2nd: Closed for Labor Day
Sept 9th: Advanced kicks
Sept 16th: Chucks / Double Chucks
Sept 23rd: Stars / Sword
Sept 30th: Sticks / Bo Staff
3 Rules of Focus: Focus your eyes / focus your mind / focus your body, sir!
Black Belt Success Cycle: Know what you want / have a plan / and a success coach / take consistent action / review your progress / renew your goals, sir!