What will I learn in class?
At our club in Keighley we teach various techniques, you will learn how to punch, strike, kick, knee – as well as various throws, take-downs and restrains. You will learn how to defend yourself and learn how to avoid conflict.
Do I need to be fit?
No. Taekwondo classes are suitable for everybody and your standard of fitness will increase over time, many people come to us to get in shape.
Do I need to be flexible?
Flexibility will come over time and we do not expect anyone to be able to kick head high from the get go. Take your time and enjoy yourself, and flexibility will come.
Is there an age restriction?
Taekwondo is for everybody, our youngest students are 4 years old and our oldest is 67!
Will I be safe?
As with any sport/martial art there is an element of risk, however full safety equipment is provided and contact in sparring is closely monitored, you are in a safe environment with experts at hand.
Will Taekwondo teach me self defence?
Yes. Taekwondo is a fantastic way to learn how to defence yourself as well as your loved ones, we teach realistic self defence methods which have been tried and tested in the past by our members, who have walked away safe.
Is it expensive?
Our Taekwondo classes are competitively priced and we believe that we offer true value for money, discounts are available if you and a friend/family member join at the same time and we have additional discounts available if you join as a family.
How long until I am a black belt?
This is a question we get alot. Training to black belt takes on average 5 years, however this is dependant on your commitment to Taekwondo. It is not a rush and we pride ourselves on excellence here at TSX Taekwondo.
Who are you affiliated with?
TSX Taekwondo is affiliated with the ITF Union.