A Chat with Tien Tae Jitsu Martial Arts
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
TTJ is a complete and eclectic noncompetitive martial-arts system with an emphasis on self-defense. We've been conducting classes in the Portland area for 20 years and offer martial arts, t'ai chi, kickboxing, and kids' and adult self-defense classes in a fun and safe atmosphere.
What's one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans?
Listen to the instructors and let them guide you.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
We want to help others become the best that they can be.
What do you love most about your job?
It's a great feeling helping students face and overcome obstacles, knowing it also helps prepare them for other challenges in life.