“So proud of our son last for standing up and defending himself from two other kids who were displaying aggressive behaviour at Cosmic. Instinct took over and he remembered everything Sensi Mark taught him. Joshua even stopped one of the boys from repeatedly attacking his friends. So glad we registered him in this class.”
Parenting is the most important vocation anyone could ever do. In today’s fast paced, high tech world, the average parent is burdened with so many obligations and responsibilities that it can become a daunting task. Remember: it take a village to raise a child and parents should be , and deserve to be, supported by their community.
“Through my childhood years it offered great learning experiences for me to not only develop my skills in basic martial arts, but also to develop me as a fast growing person.” Now Sensei Maddie is one of our most beloved Kids Karate Instructors.
The K2 Martial Arts children’s’ class in Ottawa, Canada was treated to a special visit by Corporal Julia Bernier-Makenzie of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who spoke to the children about the importance of keeping a focused eye for danger and hazards while playing outdoors.
Grace Taylor Reviews her experience at K2 Martial Arts in Ottawa Canada. “The friends I have made, the experiences I have had, and the lessons that I have learned will stay with me for life. Jiu-jitsu is not just a sport it is a lifestyle, it is part of who you are. Jiu-jitsu is a journey. It is like climbing a mountain. Getting your white belt is your first step up the mountain. Getting your black belt is reaching a peak but the whole mountain is your memories. ”
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Recently, K2 Martial Arts hosted it’s annual charity mini golf event. This family day activity was well received; many students and their friends participated in playing mini putt with their coaches and Sensei’s. This event was held in honour of the Canadian Cancer Society, which is a national organization whose purpose is to promote the [...]
Every class we choose one student who is displaying a black belt quality. Wether that being patience, enthusiasms, courtesy to others, or courage in trying something new. We want the students to understand that these qualities lead to success & happiness inside the martial arts class and outside of the class in everyday life. We [...]
Teachers Cancel Extra Curricular Activities – while Local Businesses do what they can to help pick up the slack.
Ottawa schools are in danger of losing students extra curricular activities. Ten local High schools have already canceled their entire fall programs because of the ongoing labour dispute between the Ontario provincial government and teachers. A local Martial Arts school has pledged to allow for a 25% increase in student enrolment numbers this fall to [...]
There are many underlining themes throughout the Harry Potter series, and possibly one of the most powerful and often overlooked is the theme of loyalty. Loyalty to friends and family is a character trait that we love to promote in martial arts. Loyalty means being able to count on your friends when the chips are [...]