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How to Improve Your Reflexes

How to Improve Your Reflexes


Reflexes determine how quickly you can react to things. If you have good reflexes,
you’ll be able to react and respond to potential threats in your environment. Let’s
say you are about to step off the kerb when a car comes speeding around the
corner. If your reflexes are good, you’ll be back on the kerb again without even
thinking about it. As you can see, reflexes can be real life-savers.
Maybe you know your reflexes aren’t that good. You want to improve them, but how
do you do it?
The answer lies in martial arts lessons. You’ll get to know how to perform a wide
variety of moves in order to block attacks and defend yourself quickly. While these
moves are specific to martial arts lessons of the type you can take in Leicester and
elsewhere, the improved reflexes they give you can really help you in other ways.
If you drive, for example, you’ll know how important fast reflexes are. You could look
both ways at a junction and start to pull away, seeing nothing in your way. A car
suddenly appears from nowhere, speeding along the main road towards you. Would
your reflexes be strong and fast enough to make you hit the brake again until the
car has passed by?
The longer you practise martial arts, the more likely it might be that the answer to
that question is yes. Many people are surprised at how improved reflexes can be
beneficial in other areas of their lives as well. It’s not all about martial arts in this
case – the improvements you will see will be enormously useful in a variety of
different ways.
So why not book that first all-important martial arts class with us here in Leicester
now? We’re here to help and support you every step of the way.

About the Author Mark Deacon

Owner and Chief Instructor of Deacons Martial Arts and Fitness in Oadby, Leicester.