10 Amazing Lessons You Can Learn From My Karate Students

I have the best job in the world.

My husband and I have taught karate for over 20 years. Sure, some days I feel like I’m herding cats, but teaching karate to a talented group of kids is an amazing experience. To see a child walk in with no skills or confidence, and to watch as they grow into strong, respectful and courageous young people is incredible.

We hosted our annual tournament, the U.S. Kyokushin Open, a few weeks ago, and once again I was blown away by how much we can learn from these kids. Neither their age nor sport really matter. What matters is how they act under pressure and how their strength, determination and grit always show through.

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