When it comes to martial arts, people tend to have an image of Bruce Lee in their heads. Then they imagine themselves in that same position. And that’s probably why so many people disregard the idea of indulging in some Leicester martial arts lessons before they have even tried it for real.
Bruce Lee brought martial arts to our attention in a major way, and we have a lot to thank him for. However, a lot of people have the wrong idea about martial arts, seeing it as a method of attack – something that only really belongs in a Hollywood movie. Yes, it does look amazing on-screen, but does it really have a place in your local sports or training centre?
The answer is yes, it does, and it has a place in the lives of many people who attend classes each and every week. From kids to adults and people in all walks of life, martial arts classes can transform your health, your wellbeing and your ability to defend yourself. What more could you ask for when it comes to choosing a pastime that gives back an incredible number of perks?
If you are wondering whether you could really take part in martial arts classes, you should set aside the images of Hollywood movies that are no doubt going through your head. Do this, and you may start to see the actual benefits these lessons can bring. It doesn’t matter what age you are, either. Kids come for very different reasons to adults, and we have separate classes for that reason (among others). However, regardless of what your reason is for showing up, you can be sure you will get many more benefits than you may ever have thought of. Why not give it a try today?
Owner and Chief Instructor of Deacons Martial Arts and Fitness in Oadby, Leicester.