This program is geared towards teens and pre-teens of all ability levels. In addition to learning the strong basics of traditional kenpo karate, students in the teen program will experience much heavier training in the popular/modern martial art, sport karate. Sport Karate combines classic karate with gymnastics, dynamic kicking techniques, and weapons work and allows students to above and beyond in their marital arts training. Instructors of the program work on setting goals with students and helping them achieve them through hard work, dedication, and perseverance. Serving as role models to students, instructors help students not only become outstanding martial arts athletes, but also outstanding human beings. Students learn the importance of loyally, respect, discipline, self-control, and etiquette.