Explore the Power of Vision!

Good morning KMMA tribe!

What a week at KMMA! Basic, Level 1, and Level 2 students got their Vision black belts—awesome, right?

Having a vision is like having a Blackbelt Superpower. It’s not just about seeing where we’re headed; it’s about figuring out who we’re turning into, how we’ll grow, and why we’re pushing forward. Getting that clarity lets us take charge and shape the future we’re after.
That’s the deal with our vision board and sheets—they’re pretty crucial in martial arts. They help us get clear on what we’re aiming for and keep us motivated. When we regularly check out the images and words that represent our vision, it’s like a boost for our commitment, keeping us on the right track. These tools aren’t just about looking cool; they’re like our personal guides, helping us build the right mindset and habits to make our martial arts dreams happen.
This is the prime moment to kickstart your Blackbelt Leadership journey, renew your commitment to your vision and goals, or even establish ambitious new ones!
And hey, if you haven’t jumped on the Vision board train yet, now’s the time! Think up some cool ideas, bring ’em in, and we’ll get ’em up ASAP. We’ve even got poster boards at the dojo to kickstart your creative flow!
Coming Up at KMMA:
Friday, November 17th: Parent’s Night Out from 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Drop off your little warriors for an evening of exciting activities, games, and even a mini martial arts session. It’s a perfect opportunity for you to enjoy a well-deserved break while the kids have a blast!
Saturday, November 18th: Certified Instructor Training (CIT) 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
If you’re in Leadership, you don’t want to miss out on this invaluable training experience. It’s your path to becoming a certified and confident martial arts instructor. See you there!
Thursday, November 23rd – Saturday, November 25th:
In celebration of Thanksgiving, our dojo will be closed from November 23rd to November 25th so plan your classes accordingly. We wish all our students and their families a joyful holiday, and we look forward to seeing you when we resume regular classes on Monday, November 27th.
Friday, December 8th: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Our dojo will be closed on December 8th as we will be hosting our 4th Annual Black Belt Leadership Dinner. Please plan to be there to celebrate your family’s success with that of your entire KMMA Blackbelt Leadership family!

About Grandmaster Stephen J. Del Castillo: Grandmaster Del Castillo is the founding Master Instructor of Krav Maga Martial Arts and has been empowering lives in Pasco and Hillsborough Counties since October of 2000. He is a 7th degree Blackbelt, MBA, author, mentor and success coach, a US Army Veteran and a proud father and grandfather. He is married to Ms. Barbara Del Castillo who helps him run the school. Grand Master Del Castillo began his training in the early 80’s and has high level blackbelts in Tae Kwon Do, Karate, Premier Martial Arts and Krav Maga Martial Arts as well as experience in kickboxing, Jeet Kune Do and Jiujitsu. He has high level instructor certifications from BBSI, IKMF, and KMG and has been featured in numerous Martial Arts publications and also Success magazine. He was a competitive sport karate and American Kickboxing instructor until he enlisted in the US Army where he served in the 82nd Airborne Division, where he won an Army Green to Gold scholarship and proceeded to ROTC and the University of Tampa. He was commissioned in 1992 and went on to serve in Germany with the 3rd Infantry Division and then in several other posts in the US until he left military service to pursue his dream of creating KMMA in 2000.

The Krav MagaMartial Arts Headquarters is in Lutz, FL at 1900 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., 33549. Krav Maga Martial Arts serves Lutz, Land O’ Lakes, Wesley Chapel, and surrounding areas.

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