Recently Richard Barnes from richardbarnes.com popped down to the Shi Kon Dojo in Chatham to chat to Sifu Steve Rowe. In a fascinating podcast Richard talks to Steve about his life story, background in the Martial Arts and how his training has helped cope with adversity in life.
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In a culture that seems to glorify violence in everything from music to video games and television shows, the idea of enrolling your child in martial arts training classes doesn’t always seem like a good one. While martial arts-centered action films seem to be filled to the brim with violent behavior and gory injuries, you may be surprised to learn that martial arts’ training is actually very beneficial to kids. Like so many other things that Hollywood doesn’t always get right, martial arts isn’t quite the brutal, vicious pastime that it seems. In fact, these are 10 of the reasons why you may want to consider martial arts training for your kids. Read full article here….