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February Newsletter

Greetings CLMA Family!

January was certainly an interesting month with all that snow! Let’s hope that with February comes nicer weather. Stay up to date on all of our exciting events we have coming up!

Current Testing Cycle Life Skill:


Next Testing Cycle Life Skill:


Protech Weapons:

Black Belt Club- Double Bahng Mahng Ee (DBME)

Intermediate- Double Bahng Mahng Ee (DBME)

Advanced- Double Bahng Mahng Ee (DBME)

Black Belts- Rank testing weapon, Double Bahng Mahng Ee

Testing/Graduation Dates

TKD: Testing for All Locations @ Red Mill Academy

All Locations:  Saturday, February 10th

Early Registration Deadline: January 27, 2018


KM: All Locations @ Red Mill Academy

All Krav                             Friday, February 16th

Early Registration Deadline: February 2, 2018


Family Skate Night: February 2nd

Join us at Chilled Ponds on Friday, February 2nd for a little Pre-Olympics fun! Tickets are $12 and we will be there from 7:00pm-8:00pm. This is their Glow-N-Skate Night. Chilled ponds is located at 1416 Stephanie Way Chesapeake, VA 23320. See you there!

Parent’s Night Out: February 14th

Do you want to spend time with that special time on Valentine’s Day? Send your kids and their friends to CLMA! This will be a fun-filled night from 5:30pm – 9:00pm including dinner! We know Valentine’s Day falls on a weekday, so the instructors will also be able to offer assistance with any homework that they have!

This will be held at our Princess Anne location. The cost is only $10 per child OR $5 per child if they bring a buddy-can’t beat that! See your instructor to sign up today!

Belt Ceremony: February 19th

For all students who attended testing, we will be having our potluck belt ceremony on Monday, February 19th! The ceremony will start at 6:00pm! Make sure you mark down what you will be bringing on the sign-up sheet!

Couples Combat Sparring: February 15th

Does he forget the take the trash out? Does she leave her shoes and makeup everywhere? Was that Valentine’s gift not what you were hoping for? Maybe couples combat sparring is for you! On Thursday, February 15th at 7:30, you are invited to take this FREE class with your partner and learn the basics of combat sparring! This event is open to all adult students and parents. See your instructor to sign up!

Heroes VS. Villains Camp: February 19th & March 30th

Which side are you on? Batman or The Joker? Superman or Lex Luther? Wonderwoman or Cheetah? You get to choose when to come to our Superhero vs Villain camp. Because of snow make-up days, we will be holding the camp on 2 times! The February 19th Camp will be held at the Greenbrier location and the March 30th camp will be held at the Princess Anne location. Camp is $75 and will include a pizza lunch! See your instructor to sign up today!

Certification Camp: March 3rd & 4th

Chief Master will be hosting a Taekwondo Certification Camp on March 3rd and a Krav Maga Certification Camp on March 4th. You won’t want to miss this! Certification Camp takes the skills that students learn in class to the next level and helps to ensure that they are becoming proficient in their martial arts knowledge! See your instructor to sign up today.

Camp Only: $99

Level 1: $275: ages 13+ (age 12 with permission from instructor)

Level 2: $275: ages 16+

Level 3: $415: ages 18+

Recertification: $275

Spring Break Camp: April 2nd-6th

Do you need something fun to do during spring break? Maybe just for a day? Camp will be from 8:00am-4:00pm. See your instructor to sign up today!

Region 111 ATA Tournament: April 6-7

The next region 111 tournament will be in Fayetteville, NC on April 6-7. Make sure you sign up with you instructor so you can show off all of your skills that you have learned!

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!



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