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What is Kickboxing?

Kickboxing is the umbrella term for a group of combat sports that combines boxing with kicking. The most well-known style of kickboxing is Muay Thai (the Art of Eight Limbs from Thailand), although there are others such as Kun Khmer (from Cambodia), Savate or French Footfighting, Japanese kickboxing, Dutch kickboxing, and American Kickboxing. Along with different styles there are varying rulesets, meaning some styles allow low kicks and knee strikes while others don’t. If your goal is to become a fighter and join tournaments, you should discuss this with a kickboxing gym near you where you plan to take classes.


That being said, not everyone takes up kickboxing to compete. Many students simply want the aerobic workout while learning self-defence techniques. Everyone is welcome to join the world of kickboxing in their own way! You might get confused with the plethora of kickboxing lessons available out there, so here’s a quick rundown:


Kickboxing for Fitness

Tired of your usual routines using stationary gym equipment? A typical cardio kickboxing class leans more towards the fitness benefits rather than the fighting aspects. Available in many regular gyms, cardio kickboxing is a less intense version of the workouts for fighters. That way they can accommodate a wider range of fitness levels and help as many people as possible to get fit. Kickboxing for fitness is a noncontact workout where the punches and kicks are aimed at the air or pads. No sparring involved! These types of classes are still very effective for burning calories, toning the body, and learning basic self-defence moves. They are available in many regular gyms on certain dates and times.


Kickboxing as a Martial Art

Should you be up for something more challenging, authentic kickboxing classes are the way to go! You will be learning strategy, techniques, and forms. The striking movements and footwork won’t be reserved just for pads and drilling combinations; you’ll often be putting it to test by sparring with other people. The training regime of a fighter gradually gets more and more intense, but that’s the sign of continuous progress! These kinds of classes are available at kickboxing gyms and martial arts gyms.


So there you have it. If you want to try kickboxing just to add it to your regular workout routine, then cardio kickboxing is the way to go. However, if you’re interested in the technical aspects, give authentic kickboxing classes a try. Here are the other most frequently asked questions about kickboxing.




Is Kickboxing suitable for everyone?

Of course! Kickboxing is often so popular that there are specialized classes for all kinds of people. Whether you have a child eager to get into martial arts or an adult looking for a workout to boost your fitness, there are kickboxing classes near you that you can join.


Kickboxing Classes for Adults

It’s all too easy for adults to settle into a sedimentary lifestyle. It’s also too easy to get bored of treadmills and dumbbells, especially if you don’t know what you’re doing. This is especially true if you don’t have a personal trainer. That’s why it is highly recommended for adults to take up martial arts! Very few martial arts provide full-body conditioning, strengthening, and toning the way kickboxing lessons can. Deciding to take on a kickboxing program can be a life-changer for anyone as it also develops focus, discipline, and perseverance and is a guaranteed stress-buster. 


Kickboxing Classes for Kids

More and more parents are now signing up their children for kickboxing lessons to channel their energy into something productive. Not only is it a fun activity for boys and girls of all ages, it also promotes discipline, respect, focus, and hard work. Kickboxing classes for kids are also a good way to develop a child’s confidence and strong character traits. It will also teach them ways to defend themselves against bullying.


Ladies’ Kickboxing Classes

Kickboxing is very popular among women as it teaches valuable self-defence techniques while getting a good workout. A single one-hour session burns approximately 750 calories! Women-only kickboxing classes target areas that many women consider “problem areas”, such as the core and the arms. It’s also an empowering experience to be learning kickboxing moves around other women who are also trying to improve themselves.


What happens in my first class?

For your first ever kickboxing class, expect to sweat like crazy! Even beginner kickboxing classes are fast-paced. Don’t be too worried if you can’t keep up at first; if the class is moving too fast for you, go at a pace that you’re comfortable in. Sometimes it just takes a while for people to learn the ropes. That simply means you’ll have to keep trying! In beginners’ class you’ll be learning basic punches and kicks, as well as the basic combos.


Do you have any tips for first-timers?

Wear comfortable clothing! Cardio kickboxing classes normally don’t require any gear, but you can wear gloves if you really want to get into it. For martial arts, you will need hand wraps and gloves. Some kickboxing gyms can rent these out to you on your first time. Most importantly, do not overexert yourself! Inform your instructor if you really need to take a breather and have a drink of water.


It’s important to set a personal goal and stick to it. You’ll be less overwhelmed if you made your goals measurable instead of vague ideas of ‘losing weight’ or ‘being fit’. For example, you can aim to lose x number of kilos within a month or be able to jog x number of laps within twenty minutes. Identifying your goals will make it easier for you to know where to start and to track your progress.


How do I find classes for Kickboxing near me?

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Springhealth Kickboxing & Tabata
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Here at Springhealth we offer a wide range of classes to suit everyone, whether you want to try kickboxing, boxing or tabata. We also have a number of conditioning classes as well as sparring classes and personal training services. Whatever your goals are we can help you not ony achieve them but surpass them. Kickboxing is a stand-up combat sport based on kicking and punching, historically developed from Karate and Muay Thai. It can be considered a hydrid martial art formed using a combination of elements from various traditional styles. A typical class at Springhealth will combine a number of the following elements: kickboxing, high intensity drills, skipping, speed and agility drills, circuit training, strength and endurance drills and core conditioning exercises. Our classes provide a high-energy wholebody workout that is guaranteed to burn calories and leave you feeling elated! The cardio-conditioning element of kickboxing is one of the most effective ways to get fit but with kickboxing you also get a number of other benefits; you learn a viable self defense skill, gain increased confidence, improved balance, co-ordination and timing and you'll also make a friend or two. Our comprehensive curriculum means you learn in a progressive and intuitive nature with ample opportunity to test your skills and grade (achieve a belt) using our extensive grading system that stems from white belt to black belt.
Shiro Tora
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The Fire element stands for Power, energy, attack. Fire is all consuming, it burns up everything in it’s path. In STMA Fire is the Kickboxing element. It is the forward driving power of the boxer or Thai boxer. The powerful punches on the focus pads, the mighty kicks, knees and elbows on the Thai pads. It is the power of karate as it breaks through wood boards. The opponent has no option to retreat into the corner. If he tries to hit back we cover, evade, take his bows on our gloves or shins, and hit him back even harder. In the body Fire refers to metabolism, the use of energy. Boxing This is Western boxing, hands only fighting. Kickboxing – Full Contact This is basically boxing with the addition of the 4 primary karate kicks Freestyle karate Primary drilling is done on the focus mitts. Sparring uses the lighter mitts and is touch or semi contact only. Semi Contact Kickboxing This is the same as Freestyle karate. Lo Kix KB Same as FC KB but includes low kicks to the leg, and involves the leg block. Thai boxing With KB we have taken our drilling mainly from karate and boxing. Thai boxing takes training methods from Muay Thai, a different MA. This involves the use of the knee, and training on the Thai pads. Savate Boxe Francais A whole new dimension to long range kicking and sparring.
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TKO Kickboxing Academy is fully licensed through ISKA (International Sport Kickboxing Association). As the main regulatory body for amateur and professional kickboxing, you can be sure that you’re working with the professionals. All of our staff are both CRB checked and first aid trained. Why kickboxing with TKO? • Friendly and safe environment • Great facilities • Improve confidence and fitness • Learn new skills • Make new friends • Classes for all abilities and ages As one of the leading kickboxing gyms in Kent, we are proud to offer classes for all abilities and ages. Kickboxing is the perfect way to get fit fast, build new confidence and make friends. Whether you want to tone up or compete, you’ll find a warm welcome at TKO Kickboxing Academy!

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