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DePalma's Team USA Martial Arts

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Five Martial-Arts Classes and a Uniform for One or Two at DePalma's Team USA Martial Arts (Up to 85% Off)

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Classes inject fitness into kids’ lives while focusing on self-discipline and respect

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Just
1 ratings1 reviews
June 24, 2021
The coach was very knowledgeable and friendly. My son is 9 and I brought him in to see if he had any interest in self-defense since he talks about bullies at school and he LOVED IT. It was so great seeing his confidence level increase so fast. I recommend this place for anyone with kids especially ones that go to public schoolss.
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Alana
13 ratings1 reviews
April 17, 2021
Almazing Instructor!
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Jessicatop reviewer
5 ratings5 reviews1 photos
February 19, 2021
I wish there were more stars to give! My kids love taking lessons here and making new friends! Extremely welcoming environment and outstanding for building self esteem! This is an experience my children will remember for a lifetime and a skill that is teaching them responsibility and self control. I highly recommend signing your children up for classes today! -COVID guidelines are followed-
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Antrellio
4 ratings3 reviews
February 17, 2021
Great establishment Sensei is was friendly, helpful and attentive to the young kids and teens.
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Shelly
1 ratings1 reviews
January 22, 2021
1st class was amazing, the instructor provided so much valuable information. My son will definitely grow from this experience.
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Guesttop reviewer
13 ratings6 reviews1 photos
January 8, 2021
Good vibes, good motivation for long term goal. Staffs are nice, clean place.
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Dominiquetop reviewer
5 ratings5 reviews
October 27, 2020
Great school and great instructors at the Queen Creek location
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Cecy
6 ratings3 reviews
September 24, 2020
The studio was clean and gave a sense of calmness. The instructors were great and the sensei was very knowledgeable and answered all my questions. We had been to a few other places to check out a place to go and we are going to stick with DePalma's.
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About This Deal

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  • $16 for five martial-arts classes and a uniform for one ($95 value)
  • $28 for five martial-arts classes and a uniform for two ($190 value)

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Gi: The Duds of Discipline

People often joke that the robes worn by martial-arts practitioners resemble pajamas, but that may not be such a far cry. Read on to learn more about this ancient garb.

Though its proper name might not spring to mind, the customary outfit of a dojo sensei, commonly known as a gi, is eminently recognizable: a jacket called an uwagi tied by a belt (or obi) over a pair of short pants (shitakabi), the whole ensemble draped loosely to allow for swift and acrobatic movements. The particular materials used to make the gi follow the needs of specific martial-arts styles. A karate master who relies on quick strikes and powerful blows, for example, will likely don a lighter gi, whereas a judo fighter might enlist heavier, more durable fabric to endure the endless grapples and throws. In Japan, the catchall term for the customary robe isn’t gi but rather keikogi—keiko translates to “practice.” The name might also take on a prefix according to its intended discipline: judogi, karategi, aikidogi, and so forth.

Despite being a symbol of martial-arts culture for centuries, the gi’s origin remains unclear. Some speculate that the airy uniform was simply designed to accommodate the lifestyle of the Okinawan farmers and fishermen who invented it. Others contend that, in light of a 13th-century imperial ban on the possession of weapons, warriors trained at night to avoid detection. In a pinch, the robes could pass for sleepwear, concealing their transgression.

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