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  • Apex Demo Team Will Be Performing For Stockton Flavor Fest!!

    Stockton Flavor Fest- Stockton's 3-day food and cultural festival is back this weekend. We are so excited to announce that our Apex Demo Team will be contributing as a "cultural performer" during this year's event. This Saturday at 3:45pm, our team will be performing right in front of the big stage at the Weber Point Events Center, located downtown. We invite everyone to join us not only to support your Apex Family, but also to celebrate the cultural diversity of our city through food, dance, and music. Please visit the event website for more information by clicking the link below: http://www.stocktonflavorfest.com ....

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  • Apex Demo Team Performs For Stockton Art Night

    Apex Demo Team Performs For Stockton Art Night

    Last month, the Stockton Arts Commission conducted their very first Art Night at the Stockton Civic Auditorium and our Apex Demo Team was lucky enough to be invited to perform their martial arts. Local art was showcased while art lovers of all ages were able to meet and discuss the art with the artists themselves. The audience was also treated to spoken word performances by local poets which highlighted the culture, diversity, and resilience of our city. Not only were our kids exposed to the talent in our community, they also had the opportunity to showcase their own martial arts skills in front of an enthusiastic crowd. Thank you to the Stockton Arts Commission for organizing such an ....

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  • Apex Martial Arts Awarded "Best of San Joaquin"

    Apex Martial Arts Awarded "Best of San Joaquin"

    On December 5 th , Apex Martial Arts Academy was invited to a private Awards Gala for finalists of The Best of San Joaquin Community’s Choice Awards for 2023. The event was hosted by The Record newspaper and the USA Today Network to celebrate local businesses that are nominated and voted for by members of the community. 450 businesses from 150 categories were nominated and the top 3 from each category were celebrated that evening. We are proud to announce that, as a result of the community’s support, Apex Martial Arts was voted Best Karate/Martial Arts School in San Joaquin County!! Our team would like to thank the people of Stockton for the nomination and the votes. Your ....

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  • World Kido Federation Member Summit 2023

    World Kido Federation Member Summit 2023

    We are pleased to announce the World Kido Federation Member Summit 2023 to be held in the SF Bayh Area Friday, July 14 - Sunday, July 16. Train with Grandmaster In Sun Seo, President/Chairman and Founder of WKF/Hanminjok Hapkido Association, and one of the highest-ranking and most respected Hapkido grandmasters in the world. Join fellow World Kido Federation members and learn how you can shape the future of Korean martial arts. Schedule of Events Friday,7/14 - Informal Meet & Greet | Check-In Saturday, 7/15 - Presentations | Catered Lunch | Training Sessions | Formal Banquet Dinner Sunday, 7/16 - Training Sessions Register @ https://worldkidofederation.com/ ....

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  • Day at the Beach

    Day at the Beach

    Come spend the day at the beach with your martial arts family. Last year's trip to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk was such a blast that many who joined us have requested another trip this year. See Ma'am Judie at the front desk for more information. Hope to see everyone there! ....

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  • Apex Martial Arts Academy Celebrates Its 25 Year Anniversary

    Apex Martial Arts Academy Celebrates Its 25 Year Anniversary

    This June 2019, Apex Martial Arts, formerly Stockton Kuk Sool Hapkido, celebrated our silver anniversary serving the Stockton community. We say this with utmost pride in our work and heavy efforts to improve our community through cultivating productive citizens for the last 25 years. W e are honored to continue to being a strong and impactful leader in Stockton. We celebrated with a special belt promotion for students who earned their new color belts. We had the honor of promoting 7 Black Belt honorees: Jasmine Asfour (2 nd Degree), Angie Tan (1 st Degree), Christian Xiong (1 st Degree), Jullian Xiong (1 st Degree), Rudelie Perez (1 st Degree), Jose Perez (1 st Degree), and ....

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    It is common knowledge that martial arts can help accelerate a child’s focus, attention, and overall cognitive functioning. One of the reasons this is the case is due to the emphasis placed on core strength when performing the martial arts movements and postures. There has been findings in the field of child development that link core strength to improved academic performance and even improved handwriting. Here are some signs that your child may be negatively impacted by underdeveloped core muscles:
    Short Attention Span:
    Strong core muscles help to support the spine and skeletal structure and allows your child to maintain good posture. This means that your child will be able to ....

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  • MARTIAL ARTS BREAKFALLS: Falling with Purpose

    MARTIAL ARTS BREAKFALLS: Falling with Purpose

    Grappling martial systems such as Judo, Hapkido, and Jiu Jitsu require students to learn breakfalls and make it an essential aspect of training. Throws and takedowns are common place at Apex Martial Arts Academy, so we make sure that all students in our kids martial arts program are provided the skills necessary to fall safely. These skills come in useful in and out of the martial arts academy. Whether it be during a Hapkido sparring match or falling off the jungle gym, the skills learned through breakfall practice can help prevent serious injury. There are 4 ways that breakfall training accomplishes this:
    Protect the cranium. The most important rule when it comes to falling is to ....

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    This Saturday, Apex Martial Arts Academy is excited to announce a Kuk Sool Hapkido Seminar conducted by the International Director of the World Kido Federation, Grandmaster Steve Seo. Sign up at the front desk to participate in this rare opportunity to train with one of the most sought after instructors of Hapkido! ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts and Teen Martial Arts in Stockton

    Check out our new website for Apex Martial Arts Academy!
    We proudly serve the Stockton, Morada, and Armstrong areas! Come see the programs and deals we have to offer. Kids Martial Arts, Teen Martial Arts, and Adult Martial Arts and SO MUCH MORE! Fill out the "Request Information" form on the side of the page and stop in for a visit today! Don't forget to click below to visit us on our social media pages!! Facebook Google+ Instagram ....

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