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Songahm III – Yellow Belt Form

At Kowkabany’s Family Martial Arts Center (Tampa FL), we use the copyrighted Songahm Forms of the ATA (American Taekwondo Association) as part of our standard curriculum for our Adult Students and Karate Kids, and in our Tiny Tigers program. The third form in our martial arts system is Songahm 3; this form was designed to […]

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Tournament Judging Requirements

At Kowkabany’s Family Martial Arts Center in Tampa, Florida, we encourage all of our Black Belts who are involved in Regional and National tournament competitions to serve as judges and to assist with running the rings in a timely manner. Practicing these skills during your regular forms and sparring lessons will help. The first step […]

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Questions and Answers on Child Safety

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON CHILD SAFETY What are the most important things that parents and guardians should discuss with their children about this issue? First, children should always check with their parents or a trusted adult before they go anywhere, accept anything, or get into a car with anyone. This applies to older children as […]

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Important Tips to Keep Children Safe

IMPORTANT TIPS FOR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS TO HELP KEEP THEIR CHILDREN SAFER! Many parents feel that they are faced with new and unprecedented challenges when trying to keep their children safe in today’s fast-paced and increasingly global society. In response to these challenges, the American Taekwondo Association offers these commonsense, general safety tips to help […]

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