It is very important that you understand all the requirements associated with a brown or black sash grading, not the least of which is the number of formal classes you attend in a week.
To become a martial artist, you need to immerse yourself in all aspects of training and never think of it as a fitness program. You are learning a tremendously valuable lifelong skill.
How to strive to be a true martial artist.
Many want to learn Kung Fu; few will become a martial artist, because a martial artist doesn’t think in terms of a destination but in terms of a lifelong journey.
Commit to your Kung Fu training and constantly hone your skills. Kung Fu really is an endless journey and whether you’re just beginning or have attained a high rank.
Moving to a more advanced class, or from Youth to Junior, can be a very exciting time for kids, but sometimes it can be intimidating.