martial arts life

Pay Yourself First!

There's a recurring theme in the martial arts world: Life gets in the way.

If you start as a child and persist through the high school years, BAM. Along comes school sports, social life, increased responsibilities, maybe a job. Sometimes you make it through to college age, but then you have to make a choice: stay in town and train whenever possible despite attending college, or put your training on hold with every intention of returning someday, as you say goodbye and jet off to another city or state.

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