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  • How long does it take to get a black belt?
    In Kenpo Karate, it takes approximately 5 years to reach student black belt.
  • Do I have to register my hands when I become a black belt?
    No, that is an urban myth. Martial Artists are not required to register their hands.
  • Do I have to be in good shape before I start?
    No, you will get into shape as you train. We have a series of exercises that you will learn as you progress through the ranking system which will enable you to perform the self defense techniques.
  • What sort of things should I consider when choosing a school?
    My instructor Master Professor Bill Grossman has a great write up about choosing a martial arts school on his website here:
  • What is the difference between Tae Kwon Do and Kenpo?
    Tae Kwon Do is a Korean Martial Art that focuses primarily on kicking techniques. Some Tae Kwon Do schools also teach Olympic style fighting. Kenpo is a practical self defense system which trains the student for modern day self defense encounters. Kenpo students are taught to use their hands and feet with multiple strikes to multiple targets on each attacker, in a multiple attack situation.
  • I am very busy with my work schedule, how much time do I need to devote to kenpo classes?"
    The two 1 hour classes are week are recommended, as is practicing at home. As you progress through the ranks if you want more 1:1 attention we offer 30 minute private lessons which can further help hone your skills.
  • I am 31 years old, am I too old to start martial arts?"
    No, you are not too old to begin martial arts training. Kenpo regularly has students start from adolecense through their 50's and older. Kenpo is a practical and effective martial art that does not incorporate gymnastics.
  • なぜ「よくある質問」が必要なのですか?
  • 「よくある質問」セクションとは?
  • どこに「よくある質問」を追加できますか?
    「よくある質問」はサイトや Wix モバイルアプリのどのページにも追加することができます。
  • 新しい質問と答えを追加するには?
    「よくある質問」を追加する方法: 1.ダッシュボードまたはエディタを開く 2.新しい質問と回答を追加 3.よくある質問をカテゴリーに割り当て 4.保存して公開 よくある質問はいつでも編集できます。
  • 「よくある質問」のタイトルを編集、削除するには?
    エディタのよくある質問ページ「設定」ボタンをクリック モバイルアプリは Wix Ower アプリの「サイト概要」で編集
  • 画像、動画、GIF を挿入することはできますか?
    はい。メディアを追加する方法: 1.ダッシュボードまたはエディタを開く 2.新しく追加、または既存のものを編集 3.回答のテキストボックスに GIF を追加、または 4.メディアファイルを追加して保存
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