Girls/ Women’s Self Defense Seminar Saturday November 4th from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
"Regardless of age and experience, every woman can equip herself with the basics of self-defense.
On Saturday, November 4th come join us from 3:30-5:30 pm for what promises to be a fun and informative self-defense seminar, taught by some of your very own West Side instructors! Designed for women and girls age 10 and up; you will learn valuable and practical self-defense and safety tools and techniques appropriate for the urban environment. Those attending are advised to wear comfortable clothing (t-shirt, shorts, sweats). Students and parents are allowed to bring guests. Participants will be required to fill out registration forms, which will be available at the seminar. Price for admission is $20.
We encourage as many of our female students to attend as possible!"
Thanksgiving Weekend Closings
We will be closed for Thanksgiving Weekend beginning Wednesday, November 22 - Sunday, November 26. We will reopen for class on Monday, November 27.
Next Promotion Test
Please note the schedule for our next promotion tests and belt ceremonies:
Main Test: Saturday, Dec. 2, 11:00 am NO CLASSES all day.
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Testing for Yellow, Green Stripe and Green Belt
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Testing for Blue Stripe, Blue, Red Stripe, Red Belt
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Testing for Single Black Stripe, Double Black Stripe Belt
2:00 p.m. Testing For Black Belt and Higher
Please come in early to change and fill out evaluation forms.
Week-Day Test: Tuesday, Dec. 5, 6:30 pm NO EVENING CLASS.
Belt Ceremony: Tuesday, Dec. 12, 6:30 pm NO EVENING CLASS.
Please fill out the Testing Application and submit it along with your promotion test fee to the front office. To ensure our parents and guardians are fully engaged in our young students' training, each child candidate under the age of 16 must submit a Parent's/Guardian's Testing Permission Sheet, filled out and signed by a parent or guardian. Thank you for your cooperation. All test application and fees are due by Friday Dec. 1.
Pee Wee Test (4/5)
On Saturday, December 9th at 10:00 a.m., we will be holding this semester’s Pee Wee Belt Test. (There will be no regular classes on that day). This will be the perfect time for you to see the results of your child’s hard work over the last 13 weeks of Taekwondo. The test should last approximately 40 minutes, and we would like to begin on time, so please arrive early. Following the test, your child will receive a new belt for his or her uniform. There is a $20 test fee for the test, and we ask you to submit it with the Promotion Test Application. This is a wonderful photo opportunity, so bring your cameras! If you/your child are unable to make the December 10th test date, please call to arrange for a private test with your child’s instructor.