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Iowa Governor’s Cup Results

By Bret Agard | March 20, 2019

Anika Thatte, Mason Inman, and Oscar Anderson recently competed in Poomsae at the Iowa Governor’s Cup. Mason won gold, Anika silver, and Oscar finished a strong fourth in his division. Anika and Mason also competed as a pair and scored well against older and more experienced pairs. All three of these students have a promising…

Iowa State Championship Tae Kwon Do Competition

By Bret Agard | March 20, 2019

The 2019 Taekwondo competition season is underway and AMA students are off to a great start! Anika Thatte (right) and Mason Inman (left) competed in Poomsae at the Iowa State Championships. Anika captured a bronze medal and Mason advanced to the finals in a tough division. Both qualified for the National Championships this summer in…

February 2019 News

By Kevin Deaver | February 25, 2019

What a wild start to 2019 we have already, with all of this wild winter weather. Something we haven’t seen in years.As we start this year and into February and almost March we want to be sure to extend a Welcome to all New students who have joined the Academy. Things we will talk about:…

New Class Added – Taegeuk Forms

By Bret Agard | February 21, 2019

The Academy of Martial Arts has added a new class on Saturday mornings at 9:30. This class will be specifically for working on Taegeuk forms. All students beginning with the rank of Junior Yellow belt are able to attend the class. This class will meet in the conference room.

Two Rivers Tournament

By Bret Agard | January 3, 2019

The Two Rivers Tournament is a beginners tournament, colored belts only and no more than 4 previous tournaments. We had 4 students go last year and it would be a good opportunity for anyone wanting to stick their toe into tournament waters, so I’d like to push this as much as we can, especially since…

New Phone & Tablet App

By Bret Agard | January 3, 2019

As many of you know we have moved from our previous app to the new app called My Studio The download link to the MyStudio app on Google Play is https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mystudio.app and the download link to the MyStudio app on the iTunes App Store is https://itunes.apple.com/us/ app/mystudio-app/id125820 7230?mt=8.  To log in to your studio’s app, use your unique studio code…

3 Ways Martial Arts Training Will Transform Your Life

By Bret Agard | January 3, 2019

Martial arts training can have a tremendous impact on your life, no matter your age. Children can learn a foundational skill set that enhances their ability to communicate and excel in school. Adults can bring newfound skills into their lives as well. Learning self-defense builds confidence and strength, but there are inherent qualities in taking a…

Life-Changing Benefits Achieved From Martial Arts Training

By Bret Agard | January 3, 2019

Participate in a Like-Minded Community Students of the martial arts learn a valuable skill set through the knowledge of experts. There are people coming together who are in a similar spot to you, who want the knowledge our instructors have to offer. The dojo provides a non-judgmental setting for these lessons. We foster the ability…

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Please remember we have classes as normal this week and looking forward to Stix4Kids starting today @ 10:00am.

If you are out of town for spring break, travel safe, otherwise See you this week!

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