Outdoors | Recreation,
Participants will be provided with all the tools to succeed in their personal lives by setting high but attainable goals. As part of the curriculum, participants will be required to have a "C" or better grade in school. They will also be encouraged to participate in various community activities to include: neighborhood clean-ups, self-defense demonstrations, parades or other major city events. Participants will also be encouraged to become outstanding citizens and role models in their particular neighborhoods. The program will include hands-on training in self-defense, sparring, drills, forms, tumbling, kicking, punching, blocking, grappling and numerous lectures. Instruction is structured to provide participants with short and attainable goals. Those who remain in the program and are able to demonstrate a physical skill and outstanding citizenship along with "C" or better academics, will be allowed to move up in rank. The "rank" system is designed to reward students who excel in their physical ability and other aspects of the discipline. All students will be allowed to purchase a uniform. For youth 6-17 years old.