Kung fu for kids A fun workout for kids

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Streaming video - 2020

Start the young martial artist in the family on a good path! This bestselling video is a fun workout for kids, with training tips for students, parents, and teachers. Kung Fu for Kids is an instructional program that teaches children the basics of traditional Kung Fu in a fun and exciting way. It starts with a simple, follow-along workout that introduces calisthenics and the basic stances, blocks, punches and kicks of the YMAA kids curriculum. It ends with a short cool-down routine to help child...ren improve their balance, breathing, and mental focus. This video features Ben Warner, who has been a children's instructor since 2001, and several students of varying levels from his class in Boston, MA. Instructor Nicholas Yang makes corrections while students demonstrate. Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming makes a cameo appearance explaining the meaning of the Shaolin sun-and-moon greeting. A detail section is also included with more advanced students demonstrating the techniques in greater detail for refined study. Later sections offer Training Tips for older students, parents, and teachers, including: Safety precautions to follow when practicing Kung Fu. Benefits and purpose of Kung Fu training for Kids. Appropriate time and place to use what has been learned. The discipline and focus achieved through training Kung Fu extends to many other aspects of everyday activities in life, including academics, sports, music, and literature.

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Published
[United States] : YMAA Publication Center 2020.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 75 min.)) : sd., col
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience
Not rated.
Production Credits
Directed by David Silver.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Corporate Author
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Other Authors
Ben Warner (-), Nicholas C. Yang, David Silver