If you’re reading this, someone in your family probably already trains in the martial arts – some popular choices in the USA currently are Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Taekwondo, Kickboxing, and Kung Fu. Maybe you enrolled your kids for the health benefits and discipline and you’re thinking about starting classes yourself. Or maybe you’re a parent […]
In a previous article called Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: The Benefits, we touched on many ways that Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can improve your life. One of the special qualities that many folks find in a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu class at our West Hartford academy is the team-building. BJJ as a martial art is very hands-on – in fact, […]
Plus One Defense Systems offers many types of martial arts classes for women looking to get in shape, gain confidence, and learn to defend themselves. We don’t teach watered down “cardio kickboxing” – we offer true Muay Thai kickboxing which meets or exceeds all the fitness benefits of “cardio kickboxing” but also teaches real world […]
The martial arts are a perfect fit for kids in need of an extracurricular activity after school. Why? Not only does training in the martial arts improve a child’s flexibility and stamina – they encourage consistency, strong principles, and can improve mental acuity. If you are considering a good after-school program for your child, we […]
Most people don’t look at martial arts academies when looking for a gym in the West Hartford area, but we invite you to check out ours! Tired of waiting for machines? Looking for a clean, friendly atmosphere? Want the opportunity to take classes in yoga or kickboxing? We have all of that at Plus One […]
We have many seminars throughout the year. Rob Kahn was here on July 9th and gave a fantastic BJJ and MMA seminar. 29 participants were here, and we had people travel from New York and Massachusetts to attend the event. Thanks, Rob!