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Belt Graduation and Ceremony

By Changing Lives Martial Arts, locations in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. Belt graduation is the demonstration of skills that the students have learned throughout the cycle. This is a big deal for everyone involved including the families of the students. This is where the students get to shine and show off those amazing skills that […]

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Reality-Based Classes Prepare You for Real

Okay, so you’re eating healthy and exercising regularly. Your body is fit, heart is healthy, and mind is happy. But is your workout regime preparing you for the real threats of violence in today’s dangerous world? Will you be able to defend yourself in an adverse situation, even a matter of life and death? Basic […]

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No More Boring Workouts

Tom starts his journey super-motivated. He follows his new workout routine religiously. He arrives at the gym at 5pm every day. He hits the treadmill, lifts weights, uses the Nautilus equipment, then the cardio machine. He does this five days a week. And Tom hates it! He’s sore and exhausted, but not seeing much change […]

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MMA: Traditional Martial Arts with a New World Approach

Like so many treasured art forms that have developed over the centuries, the martial arts have survived, evolved, and grown in value and popularity. In today’s world, an individual has the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of martial art styles to study and practice. The rise of MMA competitions have also inspired many […]

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