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This place is GREAT!! The kids martial arts program AND the adult kick-boxing classes are awesome. I think what really sets this place apart though aside from the great classes are the owners and instructors. They really care about their students and are dedicated to making both kids and adults stronger, more confident and better people. Highly recommend checking this place out.

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We've been going to US Elite for over 4 years. My one son has earned his black belt and my other his red. We enjoy the discipline of the classes, the focus and confidence it gives our kids. The staff is great, always willing to discuss how they're doing. The atmosphere is very friendly. My boys have really enjoyed the extras as well...Skills and Stripes classes, mini camps over spring break and Christmas break. They love Parents Night Out (and so do we!). Would definitely recommend.

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My son started with US Elite about a year ago. We’ve been very happy there. The instructors are great and keep the kids engaged and motivated. They also teach valuable life skills that translate at home and at school, with the goal being to shape future leaders. Belt testing keeps my son motivated with short-term goals that are achievable. His focus and confidence have improved since he started, and I like the emphasis on both physical and mental toughness. It’s clear Master Greer and the staff has a vested interest in seeing students succeed in and outside of class.

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Great atmosphere, good people. Kids are our future and they need structure in their life. The US Elite Martial Arts professionals really help develop kids! Greco will thank me for giving him a chance to be part of US Martial!

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Stays by strong core values that everyone should have (respect, courtesy, modesty..)

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We love US Elite Martial Arts! Both of my sons attend classes twice per week. My older son has been enrolled for three years and still loves going every week. My husband recently joined as well. It is nice that there are all-belt classes so they can attend as a family.
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I never thought that I will like kickboxing! I started eight months ago , at this great place ,and I love it since my first class. It's not easy ,but it's definitely worth it! I am here four times a week and I lose weight and tone my body, and it's perfect stress relief too. Great trainers ,nice people, I made new friends. I just love it here:) There is nothing to complain about!
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“Breaking The Average Cycle”

Most parents want their kids to experience a lot of different activities. Sounds great, right?
Maybe not. Let’s dig a bit deeper.
Excellence requires time and commitment. In depth study produces confidence, focus and
perseverance. In Okinawa, they call people that jump from one activity to another butterflies, never getting
past the initial stage of learning. Destined to remain a beginner and average.
Let’s consider two boys, Steve and David. They both start karate in the beginner class together and
made good progress. At the end of their initial training phase, Steve stays with karate and moves to the
intermediate class. David decides, with his parents, to move on to another activity and decides to try
tennis.
At the end of that session, Steve moves onto the advanced class, David moves on to golf, guitar,
tiddly winks etc. Steve begins to feel like he’s not a beginner any more, develops persistence and
learns to overcome little plateaus and discouragement. Skills he can use in the other areas of his life.
Kids like David learn to move on when things begin to require work and focus. We must not be
concerned with keeping up with those parents that run all over town to a new activity each day of the
week. You can see the split in their child’s focus and skills. Enforce your kids activities; be the parent
here. Not like a dictator, just let ‘em know they are going to stick it out and get good at it, really good.
And watch their confidence grow.

As Zig Ziglar says, “We are creating a culture of wandering generalities and no meaningful
specifics.” Get great at two things and no matter what, don’t quit or
jump ship because it begins to require some more work and time. This is the fire that real persistence
and character are developed in. Give the great gift of follow through to your kids. If you think
it’s hard work now, wait till you have a college age child or adult child that hasn’t learned this skill
yet, that’ll be real work and worry. Do this when they’re young. You can do it! If you need help, let me
know.
Success Always

Master Virgil Greer III