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Self-Defense Courses in Northeast Philadelphia

Your Best Choice for Self-Defense Courses in Northeast Philadelphia

It’s unfortunate that many people who live in Northeast Philadelphia don’t feel safe walking down the streets alone at night. While our city is generally safe and welcoming, there comes a time for everybody that they might feel unsafe or threatened by other people on the street. Whether or not that threat comes to fruition, it causes a lot of unnecessary stress.

One way to reduce that stress and make yourself feel more confident as you navigate the darker alleyways of Northeast Philadelphia is to enroll in a self-defense course.

Sinmoo Martial Arts Academy teaches the principles of mental balance and discipline that can help any resident feel at ease when navigating the twists and turns of everyday life. No matter your fitness level or skill in the martial arts, taking self-defense courses with Sinmoo Martial Arts Academy will bring you peace of mind as you go about your business.

The best part is, while you’ll hopefully never need the new self-defense techniques you’ve learned, you’ll gain a wealth of other benefits to your life. Practice in the martial arts builds strength, resilience, and discipline. You’ll be able to face darkened alleyways and problems at work or in life with the same confidence as you do on the training mat.

Sinmoo Hapkido—One of the Best Martial Arts for Self-Defense

A modern update to a traditional fighting technique developed in Korea centuries ago, Sinmoo Hapkido adopts the grappling and kicking style of ordinary hapkido and places more focus on the mental and spiritual growth required to become a master of the mind and body.

Due to its emphasis on locks, throws, and grappling over other martial arts such as karate, the advantage a larger fighter may have over a smaller fighter evaporates as the smaller fighter can use the forces of inertia and momentum to bring a larger opponent to the ground.

This is particularly valuable as a self-defense technique for women. But the art of fighting is second to the mental and spiritual values that Sinmoo Hapkido teaches.

The Many Benefits of Taking Self-Defense Courses

Picking up a sport or new hobby is something many adults struggle to find time for. And yet it seems that social media and our busy lifestyles have only added to the sense of loneliness that many people feel as that navigate through life.

Putting aside time for yourself to be like a child again—to learn something from the very beginning, to give yourself permission to not be the best at something, and to meet like-minded folks searching for balance and discipline in their lives—these are the secondary benefits of martial arts instruction. Learning how to protect yourself in combat situations is the ultimate goal, but these are the ones you will get more value out of in your day-to-day life.

Call Sinmoo Martial Arts Academy Today

If you have questions about what makes our approach to martial arts different, or you want to inquire about our schedules, give Sinmoo Martial Arts Academy a call. We’re the most dedicated and professional martial arts gym in Northeast Philadelphia.