A lot of Parents enroll their children at Elite Taekwon-Do Academy, Loughshinny to help build their confidence and they’re right to do so. Martial Arts training is uniquely equipped to help build a child’s self-esteem through our belt system. When your child learns to set and then achieve their goal, be it a new belt or tip, they come to understand that with a clear direction and a willingness to work anything is possible. This is how confidence and Self-esteem grow, its not an overnight thing but the result of consistent practice.
When a child commits to achieving Black Belt they are engaging in a process that will prepare them for many of the challenges they will encounter in later life. Getting to Black Belt is not easy but the challenges and set-backs encountered along the way serve to strengthen character, develop mental toughness, and as a result build genuine confidence and Self-esteem.