A fun and accessible introduction to studying karate—designed specifically with the interests and capabilities of young martial artists in mind.
First-time martial arts students aren’t just starting a program of physical and mental practice. They’re entering a new world—one that not only has new rules, new goals, and even new clothing—but that also offers them loads of new opportunities for fun and accomplishment.
Karate for Kids will lend a hand prepare kids to start learning about karate and lend a hand them practice at home. It includes thorough introductions to the history and philosophy of the techniques, what to anticipate in the first few classes, how you can warm up and practice, and advice on setting goals.
With over 75 full-color illustrations, including 40 clearly diagrammed karate exercises, together with loads of fun facts and informative sidebars written in kid-friendly, jargon-free language, that is the very best introduction for the more youthful martial artist.