Located in Ridgway, PA, Tri County Karate has been offering classes for years. Contact us for details
In any school yard playground or neighborhood where children gather, you can always point out one child as the leader of the group. Why shouldn't that child be your son or daughter? Tri County Karate Academy is dedicated to the Mission Statement "We Build Leaders", through the disciplined and structured teaching of the traditional Martial Art of Tang Soo Do. Our dedicated instructors, who train steadily in the art, teach with extended knowledge and complete compassion to keep the Art of Tang Soo Do a thriving and giving part of our community. Students are instructed in the three main areas of Tang Soo Do. To maintain mental and physical strength and balance, to become a better person, and self-defense, all are taught in a safe and caring environment, with the students, both youth and adults best interest in mind. The physical training of Tang Soo Do which includes both discipline and structure, improve the young students balance, motor skills, and coordination, and the adult students, muscle tone, cardiovascular activity and body strength. Through focus and concentration in learning of the Art the students self-esteem and confidence grows as each rank is achieved and earned. Self-defense is taught at each level according to age and necessity. Our Child Abduction Prevention program is an added plus in teaching children to avoid dangerous situations. Please take your time and enjoy your tour through our website. Please don't hesitate to contact us at your convenience with any questions or to obtain any necessary information.
We offer a variety of classes for childern and adults
These classes are our highly successful classes geared towards children ages 3 - 8. Run by our team of specially trained, energetic Black Belts, our Little Dragons and Tiny Tiger classes are run much differently than our other classes. With our program, your child will learn respect & discipline, fair play, sportsmanship, concentration, and early leadership qualities. Our program will also improve on basic motor skills, hand/eye coordination, and much, much more.
Our GUP Program is designated for children between the ages of 7 to 12. As with all of our classes, your child will learn respect, discipline, teamwork, as well as develop their social skills and leadership qualities. Regardless of their age, size, or athletic ability, we conduct our classes in a fashion that benefits and challenges each individual student exactly where they need it, while still maintaining a pace that they can keep up with. As your child moves up in rank, they will learn about setting goals and achieving them, while gaining a sense of accomplishment with each new belt.
Come spend 60 minutes of your time concentrating on YOU. Forget the stresses of what happened that day: at work, school or home. Leave your worries and anxiety at the front door. Turn the negative vibes into positive energy. Not only focus on yourself, but improve your self esteem, confidence, self discipline, perseverance, and the "can do" attitude. These attributes lead to success at school, work, or in any endeavor. TriCounty Tang Soo Do adult class practices basic hand and foot techniques, along with forms (hyung), weapons, sparring, and self defense all of these are part of a Korean traditional martial art. Flexibility, age, experience are not factors in this group. A desire to learn, a positive attitude and respect for one's self and others, is all that is needed for success.
Tri-County Karate Academy is now offering the areas safest curriculum for learning self-defense. With classes available for all age groups, we are constantly committed to improving the safety and wellfare of all citizens in the community. These courses are generally conducted in a hands-on seminar at our facility, but can be custom tailored to fit your needs, and conducted at any location in special circumstances.
The following is a list of our current programs available:
*C.A.P.P. - C.A.P.P, our Child Abduction Prevention Program, is specially geared towards children between the ages of 3 - 8.
*Youth Awareness & Self Defense - This program is geared towards children between the ages of 9 - 16.
*Rape Prevention & Social Awareness - This program is geared towards college aged students, ages 18 - 24.
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