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Courage in martial arts and life

By darrenhiggs | February 16, 2019 |

Fear stops so many people from achieving the things that they want to do. Courage is doing what needs to be done even though you feel fear. You are willing to put up a fight, as the end result will outweigh the struggle. Read our blog on courage for martial arts and life.

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Mental Toughness for Martial Artists

By darrenhiggs | February 10, 2019 |

Mental toughness is an important part of martial arts. In life, choosing the “easy path” is too common. But to really achieve anything worthwhile, you need commitment, focus, resilience and the right attitude. Read on…

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By Dylan | December 23, 2018 |

Generosity helps you, the receiver and any onlookers be better people. Give the gift of time and energy to others. The impact could be life changing to somebody. Read on.

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By darrenhiggs | August 25, 2018 |

Everybody is unique in their own way, which is great. But we must be tolerant and respect other people and their opinions. Read on…

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Create Your Own Destiny

By darrenhiggs | August 19, 2018 |

Creating your own destiny is not easy. You must have the courage to take risks and be excellent. Read on for how the dojo can help…

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It All Starts With Ous

By darrenhiggs | June 24, 2018 |

As you progress in martial arts, you must prove that you can do more than just techniques. You must prove that you understand the emotional and philosophical lessons. You must show that you want to make a meaningful difference to your life and the lives of others. It starts with “ous”.

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By darrenhiggs | September 18, 2017 |

Mindfulness is as simple as engaging fully with the present moment. This takes practice. Mindfully, and with full awareness, read on….

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Martial Arts and Balance

By darrenhiggs | November 4, 2016 |

Martial arts is far more than just “the physical”. There is also the mental, emotional and spiritual aspects that need to be worked on. You must learn that all of these different aspects must co-exist. However, this learning is also the fun part. Read our blog on how to bring balance and creativity back to your life…

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