Kickboxing Classes | Richmond BC-Metro Vancouver

Kids Kickboxing Classes | Richmond BC – 2188 No. 5 Rd BLK BOX Metro Vancouver

Welcome to Art of Kickboxing based in Metro Vancouver’s Richmond, BC, where we offer specialized kickboxing classes tailored for kids. Our passionate instructors are dedicated to teaching self-defence and kickboxing, ensuring each child receives personalized guidance through every session. We focus on imparting professional kickboxing techniques that are practical for real-world self-defence, making our program ideal for young learners.

Our kickboxing classes are designed to be accessible and engaging for children of all fitness levels, aiming to help them achieve personal and physical development goals. We pride ourselves on creating a supportive environment, free from intimidation, harassment, and bullying, where kids can learn, grow, and be part of a welcoming community.

  • Fitness Level: Our classes cater to all levels, from complete beginners to more active children, ensuring everyone progresses at their own pace.
  • Class Sizes: To guarantee personalized attention, we keep our classes small (8-10 students), allowing for meaningful one-on-one interaction with our instructors.
  • Class Duration: Each one-hour session includes a comprehensive workout with warm-ups, technique drills, conditioning, and cool-down phases.
  • Age Group: Our classes at the 2188 No. 5 Rd BLK BOX location welcome kids aged 4-14 years, creating a safe and suitable learning environment for young kickboxers.
  • $109.99/month – 6 Month Agreement *** One Time Promotion ***
  • $129.99/month to month – No Agreement
  • $109.99/month including free gloves – 6 Month Agreement
  • $1439.99/year – Yearly Membership
  • Kids should come dressed in comfortable athletic wear and bring a water bottle to stay hydrated. Kickboxing gloves and shin guards are available upon request.
  • Kickboxing Skills: Our curriculum combines martial arts with training exercises, focusing on teaching kickboxing techniques for self-defence rather than just cardio exercises.
  • Sparring and Safety: To ensure safety, there is no sparring.
  • Progress Measurement: We track each student’s progress through skill advancement and instructor evaluations, along with a kickboxing belt system that allows students to pursue a position as a coach.
  • Additionally, for those seeking a more personalized training experience, we offer one-one-one private training and small group sessions tailored to your specific needs or goals.
  • No Experience Needed: Our classes are open to everyone, regardless of the athletic level.
  • How to Sign Up For Kids Classes: Contact us directly to enroll.

Kickboxing is indeed a great sport for kids, offering a myriad of benefits that extend far beyond physical fitness. It embodies the essence of one-vs-one sports, which have a unique set of advantages compared to team sports.

While team sports teach important values like teamwork, cooperation, and collective responsibility, individual sports like kickboxing focus on personal development, self-confidence, initiative, self-esteem, and assertiveness in children.

The nature of kickboxing as a one-on-one sport can play a important role in shaping psychological and emotional strengths, particularly in young girls. Although not as well-studied, surveys have highlighted a tendency towards excessive people-pleasing behaviours more commonly observed in women compared to men. This trait, while not inherently negative, can sometimes lead to challenges in asserting oneself, setting boundaries, and advocating for personal needs and rights.

Engaging in kickboxing from an early age empowers girls with combat skills and the experience of one-on-one competition, fostering a sense of personal confidence, initiative, and assertiveness. These qualities can be instrumental in developing a healthy balance of self-esteem and independence, thereby potentially mitigating the inclination towards excessive people-pleasing later in life.

Getting your child interested in martial arts can often hinge on overcoming the initial hesitation or lack of interest that many children (and adults) experience when facing new activities. The key lies in encouraging that first step—the actual participation in a class or session.

It’s common for the idea of starting something new, like martial arts, to seem daunting or unappealing from the outside. However, once a child experiences the engaging, dynamic nature of the first class, their interest can skyrocket.

Martial arts can positively influence a child’s behaviour, whether it’s depression, anxiety, or ADHD. It teaches discipline, focus, and respect, offering a constructive outlet for energy and emotions.

For children with depression, it boosts mood and develops a sense of belonging. It helps aggressive children learn to manage their emotions and react calmly. For those with ADHD, it may improve concentration and self-discipline. Overall, martial arts can lead to significant improvements in behaviour by instilling valuable life skills and self-confidence.

Art of Kickboxing offers dynamic kickboxing classes tailored for kids, blending the discipline of martial arts with the energy of a supportive community. Our goal is to equip young learners with kickboxing skills for self-defence and early childhood development. Whether your child is seeking a unique fitness experience or you’re exploring options for family workouts and group activities, we provide an inclusive environment that welcomes all. Join the Art of Kickboxing family and witness your child’s transformation through the power of kickboxing!

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