August Black Belt Testing

We will be conducting August Black Belt Testing with the following students on Saturday August 27, 2016 @ 11:30am Vishesh Ahuja Jacob Baker Aidan Bugayong Carson Bugayong Saharsh Thummala Shreyas Thummala Travis Tran

TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS

Polaris Taekwondo is hosting a Tournament of Champions on June 18th. In Columbus Ohio. This is a outdoor tournament including Forms, Team Forms, and Extreme Breaking! This will be really cool. We are working with a group hosting this large event called “Kids Sports EXPO”. Ten thousand spectators come to this EXPO so its a huge opportunity to show TKD …

Why Learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?

Thanks to the increasing popularity of mixed martial arts, more and more people are starting to appreciate the intricacies of grappling and the ground game. Even if you don’t have any ambitions of becoming a professional cage fighter, you’ll find that Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) has plenty to offer. 1. It’s great for fitness 2. It teaches you valuable self-defence …

The 2016 U.S. Olympic Taekwondo Team

U.S. Olympic Tae Kwon Do Team differs greatly in age and experience   The athletes who comprise the newly named U.S. Olympic Taekwondo Team differ greatly in age and experience, but their goals and dreams are identical. Jackie Galloway, Stephen Lambdin, Steven Lopez and Paige McPherson and all hope to return to the United States with a gold medal after …

Polaris TKD March-April News & Events!

Tests, Tourneys & Events March Belt Test & Tournaments: PKTD Belt Testing Friday, March 25th Registration 6 p.m. Test 6:30 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/events/1679429415672309/ Great Lakes Cup Saturday, March 12th Haslett High School, 5450 Marsh Rd. 48840 Cost: $70 for 1 or 2 events, $80 for 3 events You can register at:  http://www.shinnstkd.com/form/great-lakes-cup-championships More information can be found at:  http://www.shinnstkd.com/tournament/great-lakes-cup-championships   13th …

Tae kwon do as ADHD Therapy Study

When Hannah Jarrett starts as a freshman Tuesday at Salem High School, it’ll be with more confidence, and a better ability to focus in class.  And she believes that her tae kwon do class is good therapy for her ADHD. Although she’s timid, the redheaded 15-year-old from Canton has a fierce kick, and is training for a black belt in …

We Thank You..THE CHILDREN THANK YOU!

Our toy drive was a huge success, thanks to everyone who helped to make a difference in a child’s life this year at Christmas! Just look how happy our members are just holding the toys … now imagine the amazing smile on that child that actually gets to be blessed this year at Christmas because of your generosity!

Polaris Taekwondo Awarded Best of Lewis Center 2015!

Polaris Taekwondo was recently awarded Best of Lewis Center 2015 – Martial Arts!  And we couldn’t be happier! What is the Lewis Center Best Businesses Award Program? Each year, in and around the Lewis Center area, the Lewis Center Best Businesses Award Program chooses only the best local businesses. We focus on companies that have demonstrated their ability to use …

9 Tips To Get Home Safe

Know your surroundings- find your exits and know where you stand if things happen Pay Attention- the crowd, the creeper in the corner, the traffic Be scared- adrenaline and worry are your best armor Put your phone AWAY- you’re looking at it, they’re looking at you Take OFF your headphones- don’t make it easy for them to sneak up behind …