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Summer Is Almost Here!

Summer Break is just around the corner and we’re sure everyone is counting down the days until school is out. We at Middleburg Martial Arts cannot wait for summer, because we have so many exciting things planned for you. Don’t forget about our amazing Summer Camp all summer long. We guarantee that there is no […]
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GUP Test

Tomorrow is the day! Tomorrow morning is our GUP test. Please arrive early to your respective test. All those students testing for GREEN BELT & BELOW please arrive by 8:45am as your test will start promptly at 9:00am. All those students currently GREEN BELT & ABOVE please arrive by 10:45am as your test will start […]
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The Mysterious Origins of Kung Fu

In Chinese ‘Kung’ means energy and ‘Fu’ means time. Kung Fu is any practice that requires time, patience, and energy to master. So it does not only stand for the martial art that is synonymous with that name. Kung Fu became popular in the West with the coming of Chinese action movies depicting it. Martial […]
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A History of Taekwondo

Tang Soo Do is a Korean martial art very similar in style to Taekwondo. A Korean martial art, Taekwondo is a combination of self-defense and combat skills. It is used as a form of defense and makes use of the whole body. It includes skillful application of techniques like dodges, blocks, kicks, and punches. For […]
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