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Shelley, CA
What a journey! As a breast cancer survivor, I have encountered several hurdles in my life. I decided to get involved in kickboxing to help strenghe ...
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Katy, CA
I enrolled my son in Tae Kwon Do when he was diagnosed with Autism last year. He loves his class and is showing improvement in his social skills and ...
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Ethan Hudson, FL
Parents of Ethan Hudson - Ethan was a 7 year old boy diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome when he started at Flying Dragon Karate back in 2010. Due to t ...
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Jack McBrayer, OK
In the late 80s, I was in a car accident and nearly killed. The doctors told my family I would never walk again. Through Martial Arts, my flexibility ...
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Karen Fatula, PA
I started karate for 2 reasons; to stay fit and to teach my son and daughter that health/fitness should be a way of life. My entire family is now taki ...
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