Hawaii Taekwondo Academy 
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In today's transient society, teenagers are faced with conflicting values, temptations, and distractions; but eager and ready to take on the world, they are always looking for new challenges. This limitless vigor must be directed with inspiration and exercise. Their inquisitive enthusiasm should not be spent carelessly. At an age when our young ones are struggling with self-discipline, with a self-image and many physical and emotional changes, Taekwondo Martial Arts can help them understand the importance of developing and maintaining a healthy body while teaching them discipline and helping them develop confident minds

Child Development:

Children benefit both physically and mentally from the study of Taekwondo. We teach self-control, discipline, and confidence which enhances students mentally. As a result of these benefits, children experience pride in themselves and in their abilities to achieve.


The fact that the student does achieve, helps the student gain self-respect through confidence, which is carried over into their everyday life. We help children to think positively. This improves their attention span and allows them to concentrate better in school and in their studies.  Taekwondo helps the strengthening of personalities. The shy can become more self-confident and out going, while hostility can be curbed due to the respect and discipline taught in our classes.

Arm your Child with Self Esteem:

The most positive gift you can give your child is positive self esteem. It empowers them to achieve in all areas of life, from the schoolroom to the playground.  Our carefully structured Taekwondo Martial Art  Instructional/Training programs are geared to bring out the best in your child.  Through an exciting program of self defense, fitness, and fun, your child will be equipped with the attributes of success, including self esteem, positive attitude, increase coordination and self discipline.

Physical Fitness:

Many have participated in our Taekwondo Martial Arts to firm up, lose excess fat and maximize their muscle strength. Our Taekwondo Martial Art  Instructional/Training programs builds endurance and gives you the strength of purpose and strength of body.  We do not build unsightly muscles.  Our Taekwondo Martial Art Instructional/Training programs are aerobic exercises which improves muscle tone making for a very appealing and attractive figure.

Physical fitness plays a key part in our Taekwondo Instructional/Training programs.  At first, a student may feel he or she is not in top physical condition, but through constant practice, the muscles develop, the body becomes agile and flexible; reactions and reflexes become acute.  With practice, weight control can be established.  Flabby muscles become refined, excessive weight can be lost. The underweight person develops muscles and gains weigh. Body tones become beautiful because the skin can now breath properly. Physically and mentally the student becomes a graceful, well developed, self-contained person. When one looks good to themselves, they feel good all over.

“I want to thank you for all you’ve done for John.  He is so much more focused and confident then I’ve ever seen him. This new attitude is spilling over into everything he does…school, chores, everything. Thank you!”
John Smith
John Junior’s Dad 

“I wasn’t sure about martial arts for my daughter but she just loves it.  I don’t think everyone realizes how the martial arts are really about self-control and personal strength. It’s not violent at all.”
Jane Smith
Abby’s Mom

“Martial arts have changed my life. I’d recommend it to anyone looking for a way to get physically fit and release everyday stress.”
Jason Jones
Recent Black Belt

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