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Why Martial Arts is the Right After-School Activity for Your Child

There are a lot of choices for your child when choosing an extra-curricular activity. There are always the options of sports, scouts, and maybe some other activities like drama and other clubs. But what if you're looking for an activity that will help your child get and/or stay in shape while also making them disciplined and focused? The answer to that is martial arts and in Traverse City Seung-ni provides the best martial arts training enviroment.

Sure, there are plenty of after school options to keep a child in shape. Of course you could have your child just excercise but what kid wants to spend their free time working out? Most sports will provide plenty of excercise but what about something applicable? Training in martial arts helps children work out without them knowing and also teaches them the incredibly valueable skill of self defense. No kid will get tired of kicking, punching, rolling, and more but they will certainly get plenty of excercise.

Martial arts training for a child not only strengthens their body but also their mind. Martial arts works wonderfully as an after school activity because it places so much importance on focus and discipline. Students learn to take the initiative and tackle tasks before their parents or teachers have to hound them about it.

If you or someone you know has a child that is interested in martial arts please contact Seung-ni Martial Arts Academy at (231) 932-4300 or visit us at

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