Friday, September 18, 2015

FACE-OFF FRIDAY: Too Young to Start the Martial Arts?

It's FACE-OFF FRIDAY!

Today's topic is a little different.

Let's talk about starting the martial arts in the modern world.  In some cultures - notably the Shaolin Temple China - people start pretty young, as young as two-three years of age.  There are also some schools out there offering a "Little Dragons" or "Little Ninjas" program as young as that age too.

I think more common, though, at least in the West, is about five to seven years old as the youngest age to start the martial arts.

So, under normal circumstances, I want to know what YOU think:

WHAT'S THE YOUNGEST AGE A PERSON SHOULD START STUDYING MARTIAL ARTS?