Martial Arts for the Whole Family

There are many families who are looking for the best way to spend their time together. People are so busy nowadays that bonding seems to be a forgotten activity already. However, bonding among family members must be a necessary thing to be kept in mind especially when those involved are working parents.

Martial arts, unknown to many can be done by the whole family. Have you seen martial arts academies? Don’t you know that most of them encourage families to be together not only to be physically fit but also to be closer with each other. There are plenty of reasons why training for the whole family is better than usual outings and camping. First, as you may have noticed, crime is already on the rise. Even children are not exempted when it comes to rape, abduction and molestation. Even schools which are considered safe places are now ground for bullying and the like. It obviously keeps those dangerous instances away. Secondly, martial arts can enhance the family’s physical fitness. This is even way better than daily exercises. With learning this art, the family’s potential can be developed too. who knows that in the future, your children will become professional martial artists? Thirdly, martial arts also mold character. If you may have noticed, martial arts such as karate and tae kwon do teach values such as discipline and respect. Children and adults alike can act accordingly and they will learn moral values which are not otherwise learned in ordinary schools.

Most importantly, it keeps the family’s bond stronger. Consider a family with different hobbies and likes. You will see them getting farther and farther with each other. But if the whole family are accustomed to martial arts, they can have something in common which they can joyfully share with each other. They can perform routines every now and then.

Martial arts for the whole family are offered by most academies who teach. Often, they offer discounts too for families to enjoy without getting so much of the family’s budget. Schedules vary too as some are done after kid’s classes while others are performed during weekends.

In choosing the proper school for the whole family, there are certain things which must be considered. For example, if it is possible, one must choose a location which is near the domicile of the family. This allows faster transportation. The school must also be complete when it comes to facilities since it is the whole family that is involved. The instructors must be certified not only with the lessons that they are teaching but also with the way they handle their students. Approachability matters too.

The whole family may not be able to achieve higher levels of this arts. But who cares? The most important thing is that they found something which draw them close together and at the same time proves helpful for them not only in assuring safety but also their bodies’ health. Introduce it to your own family and certainly you’ll get positive reactions.

3 Basic Secrets to Learning The Art of Magic!

With celebrity magicians like Criss Angel, David Blaine, Derren Brown & David Copperfield performing magic on television people all around the world are becoming more and more interested in learning The Art of Magic. Even more so in Atlanta Georgia because Atlanta is home to some of the world’s top magicians.

If have you ever watched a magician and said to yourself WOW how are they able to do that I would love to learn some magic so I can show my friends and family a few really cool tricks, then this article will explain steps you can take in order to properly learn the art of magic.

First step is to understand that magic is like any other skill and you must be interested in learning how to do it correctly.

Once you have made the choice that you want to be good then here are the three basic secrets to learning the art of magic.

Secret #1 – You must learn from a professional magician that gets paid to perform and performs on a regular basis. All great magicians including the ones mentioned in the beginning of this article have had a magic mentor, someone that has taught them the real secrets to the art of magic and equally important what traps to avoid.

Your magic mentor does not need to be someone you have personal contact with – if you do have personal contact with this person that’s even better but it’s not necessary. They do need to have the skill set to teach you what you need to learn. Here are two easy methods to help you make your choice in locating a professional magician you can learn from. First if you have seen a professional magician perform a LIVE show and enjoyed what you saw just ask this person if they are willing to teach you how to learn the art of magic. If they say yes your on your way to being amazing. Second method do some research online and find a magical arts academy that will teach you how to learn magic. Important – before you commit to learning from any magic instructor make sure you see an uncut video of them performing in front of a LIVE Audience in a venue that looks like they were paid to perform. If you like what you saw explore further but make sure you do your home work first.

Secret #2 – Magic is a three sided triangle.

1. Tricks

2. Technique & Psychology

3. Presentation Skills

Everyone wants to spend all of their time on “the tricks” but the other two sides of the triangle are equally important. Here is a Fantastic tip: The greatest magicians in the world perform no more then 10 tricks but they have totally mastered those ten. You only need a few really good illusions to blow your audiences minds. Remember you must master each side of the triangle to be really effective.

Secret #3 – THE BEST Magic tricks are not in a place were everyone can easily find them. Even with the explosion of the internet the real secrets of magic are hidden away and will remain hidden for a very long time.

So there you go 3 basic secrets to learning the art of magic. As you continue your research don’t be afraid to explore online and offline resources. Here is a Bonus Secret – Magicians hide their best secrets in books. So make sure you visit your local Library and Bookstore.

Have Fun and Remember, Be Amazing!