Martial Arts

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Getting Started

There are a couple of ways in which you can get started with Martial Arts at Kidlington & Gosford Leisure Centre:

Give us a call on  01865 376 368 – we can provide you with answers to any of your questions and book you into your course or send us an enquiry with any queries you may have, by filling in the form below

Our dedicated team is happy to help and can provide you with any information you require.

About Martial Arts

For a fun and energetic way to exercise; martial arts are a variety of combat practices based on traditional disciplined actions. In modern day, martial arts are used as a tool for a variety of reasons from self-defence to meditation and even choreography. Martial arts are a fun way to develop skills and exercise, and can be armed or unarmed. They are great activities for individuals of all ages and offer a sociable close-knit community as well as numerous health and well-being benefits.

Martial arts are known for their mental health benefits ranging from an improved mood to combating stress and depression. Through martial arts you can improve your focus and concentration through delivering disciplined actions. There are physical benefits too, with improved reflexes and coordination as well as definition in muscle tone and flexibility to be had. Martial arts can be a great sociable activity, for meeting new friends and becoming part of a national community.

What Should I Wear?

In some cases, specialist clothing will be required. However, on a general basis we recommend that you wear loose fitting clothing or sportswear for maximum comfort and flexibility as well as plenty of water to keep you hydrated during your session.

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