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CLMA September 2017 Newsletter

September 6, 2017

Greetings CLMA Family!

Summer is over and school is here! But don’t worry, we still have some fun activities and tournaments coming up to keep everyone busy! Check it out below and be sure to mark the dates on your calendar!

Current Testing Cycle Life Skill:  Discipline

Next Testing Cycle Life Skill:  Self Esteem

Weapon for Current Testing Cycle:

Black Belt Club- Ssahng Jeol Bong (SJB), Bahng Mahng Ee (BME)

Intermediate- Oh Sung Do (OSD), Jahng Bong (JB)

Advanced- Ssahng Nat (SN), XMA Jahng Bong (JB)

Testing/Graduation Dates

TKD: Testing for All Locations

Atlantic Shores: Saturday, September 30th

Early Registration Deadline: September 16, 2017

KM: All Locations @ Red Mill Academy

All Krav:September 16, 2017

Early Registration Deadline: September 5, 2017

Back to School Special: $20 OFF Heavyweight Uniforms!

From now until the end of September, we will be offering a $20 discount on all White Heavyweight Uniforms. See your instructor to get yours on order today!

Mats for Sale!

Want to continue your training at home? We are selling our used mats for ONLY $1 per square! See your instructor now to place your order as we only have a limited supply! All mats must be picked up on September 16th.

Region 111 Class A Tournament: September 8-9

Region 111 is hosting a tournament in Durham, NC at the Durham Convention Center! Special Guest, Grand Master G. K. Lee, will be in attendance and hosting a meet and greet on Friday evening. The Durham Marriott City Center is the host hotel. See your instructor today to register!

CLMA’s “Winter is Coming” Tournament: November 4

CLMA is hosting a tournament at the Virginia Beach Convention Center on November 4th! This is a great event for all students! Competing in tournaments helps to build self-confidence, self-esteem, and tests your martial arts skill set in a safe environment. See your instructor today to register!

Quarter 4 T-Shirt Deadline: September 16th

The Quarter 4 T-shirt deadline will be on Saturday, September 16th. T-shirts will be ready to wear beginning in October.

Blacklight Board Break Night: October 13th

Everyone loves breaking boards! But we are going to change it up a bit a break boards in the dark….with a blacklight of course! Students will get to decorate their boards with neon blacklight paint before the event. On board break night, students will be breaking boards and doing lots of other fun activities and games in the dark!

Time: 5pm-9pm

Cost: $45 includes 1 board and painting supplies

Extra Boards: $5 per additional board

Register for this event with your instructor today! The last day to register and guarantee a board to decorate is September 25th

Changes in Contact Info:  For those who may have had changes in their contact information, please update your instructor with any new phone numbers, addresses, or email addresses so we can keep you up to date with all that we have going on!

Suggestions:  Do you have some great ideas, concerns or suggestions you would like to make for our academies?  We’d love to hear from you! We recognize that listening to the opinions of our customers is one of the most important things we can do.  Please send us your great ideas and suggestions so we can review them and see if we can incorporate them into our academies!  We are always striving to make your martial art experience at Changing Lives Martial Arts the best that it can be!  We will review all suggestions and implement them as best we can if they assist in better service to you!  We appreciate your trust in allowing us to change the lives of all students.  Please send all suggestions to