PTSDA Karate

2500 W Nine Mile Rd | Pensacola, FL 32534 | 850-478-0680 Open Weekdays 9:00am-12:00pm & 4:00-8:00pm

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December - 5 - 2016
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A Big Congratulations to  everyone that was promoted to their next rank this past Friday evening.  Way to go! Our Christmas Party had a record attendance and was enjoyed by all.  The sense of family at the PTSDA is wonderful.  Merry Christmas Everyone!

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October - 18 - 2016
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Have you ever been in a class and your confidence was off the charts?  You were very familiar with the concepts; therefore, it was an enjoyable experience. I remember my freshman year in college and having the exact opposite feeling in my accounting class.  It was like the professor was speaking a different language and it was definitely not Korean   My confidence was low due to my lack of connection with what was being communicated to me.  The lack of connection made it a grueling process.  It was not fun to say the least. Fast forward to my junior  [ Read More ]

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October - 18 - 2016
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 Someone once asked the late Bruce Lee about which exercises he recommended to improve the side kick.  He said,  “If you want to improve your side kick, then do side kicks.” Well said. I would like to break down a few quick steps to help us improve this awesome kick. 1.  Start by holding on to a chair or wall to help you with balance. 2.  Chamber your kicking foot in front of the supporting knee. 3.  Pivot your supporting foot so that your heel is facing towards your target. 4.  Slowly extend your kicking foot.  Be sure that your  [ Read More ]

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September - 19 - 2016
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Thank you to everyone that came out to our beach training on Saturday.  Are you still finding sand???  It was a great time of training, teamwork and fellowship.  Also, thank you to Master Taylor and Kyo Sa Nim Talyor  from Zachary Karate (La) for making the drive to come and train. Our next outdoor training opportunity will be at our Spring Karate Camp.  Until then, get outside and train.  TANG SOO!!!

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July - 18 - 2016
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What would you like to Improve this week?  Are you wanting to improve a relationship, situation or skill?  I want to encourage everyone to zero in on what they want to improve and go for it.  Nothing feels better than making improvements on areas of our life that we know that we need to improve.  If you are tired of the results that you have been receiving, it’s time to make changes for improvement.  Good Luck with your personal improvement projects.  YOU are worth it!

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July - 5 - 2016
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When I first read about this idea in a Chuck Norris book, it was kind of confusing.  It makes perfect sense, when you apply this idea to learning a new technique, form, etc.  Slow down to help you understand.  Before long, you will understand and become more confident. So the next time you are struggling with (fill in the blank), Slow Down To Go Faster.

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June - 6 - 2016
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We did our once a year pilgrimage to Chuck-E-Cheese and everyone made it back alive.   This picture captured Ms Kathryn, Bella and Madison enjoying the moment in the organized chaos of the day.

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June - 2 - 2016
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At our recent beach training class, these two displayed such a great Tang Soo spirit and attitude during the challenges at the class.  Way to go ladies! TANG SOO!!!

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May - 23 - 2016
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Thank you to everyone that came out to our recent Beach Training.  It was such a great time!  A special Thank You to Master Kennedy, Master Taylor, Master Barker, Kyo Sa Nim Taylor, Mr. Buddy and Mrs. Kennedy for traveling all the way from Louisiana to attend the event.  Looking forward to the next one in September! TANG SOO!!!  

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May - 23 - 2016
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A BIG congratulations to all the students that passed their examination. It was great to see each of you believe and achieve. Keep it up PTSDA Karate!