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By darrenhiggs | September 30, 2022 |

As martial artists, each class becomes an opportunity to enhance your confidence. From donning the uniform / gi, to facing challenging techniques and sparring, every experience contributes to strength and self-assurance. The dojo becomes a training ground for life, teaching valuable lessons applicable beyond the martial arts realm. Read on…

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By darrenhiggs | August 28, 2022 |

Who does not aspire to excel in the things that truly matter to us? I believe we all share that desire. Nevertheless, attaining a state of ‘excellence’ in any endeavour necessitates giving it your utmost effort, diligently acquiring knowledge, maintaining focus, and striving for the best possible outcome. These are the principles we instil in the students in every class. Few things compare to the sense of fulfillment, especially as an instructor, when witnessing the students achieve excellence with their martial arts. When they can attain excellence in martial arts, they possess the capability to excel at school or any other facet of life. Our aim is for you to prosper in all aspects of life. Please read on…

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Leadership: Unleashing Your Potential In Martial Arts

By darrenhiggs | May 4, 2020 |

In the world of martial arts, the synergy between leadership and personal development is truly remarkable. As you delve into the world of martial arts, you will quickly discover how it not only hones your physical skills but also plays a pivotal role in shaping your leadership abilities. Read on to explore how to “walk your talk” and discover how martial arts can transform you into a true leader.

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By darrenhiggs | October 27, 2019 |

Balance is having the body, mind and spirit in tune with each other. Create harmony between your responsibilities (e.g. work) and the pursuits that bring you fulfilment. This leads to a happy and peaceful life. Read on…

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Right Action

By darrenhiggs | July 28, 2019 |

Think good thoughts, speak good words and do good deeds to advance your personal growth in life, while also helping others. Read on….

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By darrenhiggs | April 27, 2019 |

Winning means accomplishing the goals you’ve set for yourself. It is a testament to your hard work and unwavering dedication, confirming that you have truly earned your victory. Keep reading to delve further into this concept.

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Hard Work vs Natural Talent

By darrenhiggs | April 27, 2019 |

What is more important for winning – hard work or natural talent? My personal opinion is that you can control one of these variables (i.e. hard work), but you cannot always control the other variable (i.e. natural talent). Always focus on the variables you can control. Read on for your own judgement.

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By darrenhiggs | April 20, 2019 |

Focus is important in martial arts, as it is in everyday life. Focus is directing all of your attention to one task. It is blocking everything out and living in the “here and now”. Focused people thrive in the present moment. Read on for how focus can improve your martial arts. Ous!

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Success In Life

By darrenhiggs | April 13, 2019 |

Success is more than just achieving things. Success is also feeling good, mentally and emotionally, about your important goals. Success is bringing out the best in yourself. Isn’t this how you want your important goal achievements to be remembered? Read on for a a more profound way of living…

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Strong Yet Gentle

By darrenhiggs | April 6, 2019 |

In the world of martial arts, one must master the art of balancing strength and gentleness. A martial artist who has reached a higher level of understanding discerns precisely when to employ strength and when to embrace gentleness. Continue reading to delve deeper into this concept…

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