The MG4K Blog

Martial Arts Drills

Martial Arts Drills are an old school way of teaching… I’m not saying that it doesn’t work but I know there are better ways to teach your marial art skills to kids (and adults). Martial Arts Drills are the most basic way of learning a new skill.  It is shown to the...

Halloween Marketing

Who Loves Halloween? KIDS!!! And what do you have in your kids classes? KIDS!!! And who likes dressing up for Halloween? ME!!! …and KIDS!!! Here’s a really cool opportunity for you to do something beneficial for your students while also attracting new students into...

Martial Game – Tail Off The Tiger

Can You Pull The Tail Off The Tiger? Number of Kids: 2 or more Martial Skills: Awareness, strategy, footwork Equipment: Short rope or socks, marked off area Instructions: Students face each other with “tails” stuck in the back of their belts, if they lose their tail...

Strength Game – The Crab Run

Can You Run Like A Crab? Number of Kids: 4 or more Martial Skills: Upper & lower body strength, balance Equipment: None or All Sorts Instructions: Crab walking is simple enough but the crab run is a fun crazy challenge for the kids. Kids start by sitting on the...