Welcome to our Martial Arts School in Wixom, MI, serving Novi, Lyon Township, and Milford Township
Join Us to Train for Success and an Exceptional Life
At Akula Taekwondo we create a positive and supportive training environment so students THRIVE. Our priority is providing individualized attention, ensuring that each student receives instruction tailored to their abilities and goals.
We are located in Wixom, Michigan, making it convenient for residents of Novi, New Hudson, South Lyon, Walled Lake, Northville, Lyon Township, and Commerce Township to access our martial arts school.
Akula Taekwondo — Where Safety and Achievement Go Hand in Hand!
We take pride in offering an approach to Taekwondo that prioritizes your child’s safety and academic excellence. We use world Taekwondo rules with the exception that we do not kick to the head. Your child’s well-being is our top concern.
Our curriculum is thoughtfully designed to provide all the benefits of martial arts training without unnecessary risks. We foster a supportive and encouraging environment where students learn and thrive, building confidence, discipline, and self-defense skills without compromising on safety.
A significant majority of our higher belt students are honor roll achievers and boast outstanding academic records. Our commitment to holistic growth extends beyond the training mat, helping your child excel not only in Taekwondo but also in their academic pursuits and life passions.
For an optimized learning journey, our classes are thoughtfully divided by age and belt rank.
This personalized approach ensures students learn and progress at their own pace, creating effective and enjoyable training sessions.
Our instructors set high standards and encourage students to push their limits, helping them expand their expectations of themselves. While learning martial arts and self-defense techniques, our students also acquire valuable life skills such as discipline, focus, self-confidence, respect, and perseverance. We believe in fostering personal growth and empowering our students through martial arts training.
At Akula Taekwondo, we welcome beginners, intermediate, and advanced practitioners, with age ranges spanning from 5 to adult. Join us on this exciting journey of self-improvement and empowerment through martial arts. Discover the benefits of our exceptional instruction and become a part of our vibrant community today!
Learn the Martial Art that’s in the Olympics and at Major Universities
Our martial arts school follows the World Taekwondo (WT) system–the biggest martial arts system in the world. Further, instructors draw on their training in Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Tang Soo Do, and Hapkido to offer a well-rounded curriculum.
Students may begin practicing Taekwondo at any age–and enjoy the benefits at every age.
Many students who learn Taekwondo as children join high school and college Taekwondo teams and clubs. Thus, their martial art provides them with opportunities for maintaining physical and mental health, and for developing life-long friendships. (Fun fact: Akula Taekwondo is the home of Northville High School’s Taekwondo Club founded by our one of our instructors, Mr. Jasper Chu.)
Through martial arts training, students cultivate discipline, focus, and respect. Thus, Akula Taekwondo’s martial artists develop foundational skills for success in life.
At our martial arts school, instructors help students master the whole self by instilling values handed down from teacher to student for generations. Whether you’ve been searching specifically for Taekwondo, or you’re exploring martial arts such as karate, jiu jitsu, or tang soo do, we invite you to come in and see if Akula Taekwondo is right for you. We offer martial arts classes for young children (ages 5-6), kids and teens (ages 7-15), and adults. (Teens aged 16 and up are welcome in our adult classes.)
Real Martial Arts: We Practice What We Teach
We are committed to our students. Taekwondo is a fun activity for kids, teens, and adults. We offer a stable, family-oriented environment. Further, we support our students in achieving personal goals, both on and off the mat. Thus, the martial arts skills and values we teach build a strong foundation for success in school, work, and life.
The practice of martial arts demands respecting others, encouraging and supporting fellow-students, and celebrating peers’ successes. Our diverse student body shares healthy habits and attitudes. As a result, we grow together as individuals and a community.
Most of our students come to us from Novi, South Lyon, New Hudson, Farmington Hills, Northville, and Wixom Michigan. We invite prospective students to sign up for an Introductory Lesson. During the Introductory Lesson, you will meet our Head Instructor, learn a few basic moves, and learn all about our martial arts programs. We also leave time to answer all of your questions.
Schedule of Martial Arts Classes in Wixom, Michigan
Akula Taekwondo is open five days a week. We offer a convenient schedule of martial arts classes. Each class is structured to provide a blend of fitness, self-defense, and martial arts skills. We divide classes by age and rank, so that you will get optimum instruction.
Our school’s best advertising comes from members of our own Taekwondo School Family. Most students have joined us through referrals from previous and current students.
Classes are taught by Black Belt Instructors. While our focus is on the art of Taekwondo, instructors also assist students in developing vital life skills. As students gain confidence, they become more successful at home, at school, and at work.
Why Should You Choose Akula Taekwondo Classes to Learn Martial Arts near Novi, Michigan?
Your success is our mission. You can learn more about What to Expect at Akula Taekwondo here. We are the premier martial arts school in the Novi-Wixom-South Lyon Michigan area.
Teachings focus on leading a happy and balanced life, with physical activity being a primary area of concentration. Forms and fundamentals are the major elements used during training. Board-breaking and weapons practice add variety to our programs.
We challenge our students to be their best selves and to exceed expectations in every class. If your child is competitive, Akula Taekwondo should be at the top of your list.
Martial Arts offers many benefits. For example, Taekwondo training helps students thrive in tough times. Martial Arts practice helps students find their voice and gain confidence. Further, Taekwondo can be lifetime pursuit, with major Michigan universities such as The University of Michigan and Michigan State University offering programs. That’s one of the advantages of choosing Taekwondo over karate.
We invite you and your family to experience any of our Taekwondo programs and classes. In that way, you’ll learn how we teach martial arts and self -defense. You can enroll at any time. Become a member of our Akula Taekwondo School Family today!
What people are saying about Akula Taekwondo
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Benefits of Taekwondo Classes
Our martial arts students are committed to Taekwondo. That’s because they see the positive effects of martial arts practice on their lives. Many of our kids, teens, and adults aim to achieve Black Belts (or gain higher degrees of Black Belt). We wholeheartedly support their endeavours.
Optimal Mental, Physical, and Emotional Health through Taekwondo
Taekwondo training is an ideal, whole-body method for improving mental, emotional, and physical health. This martial arts discipline creates bodies and spirits that thrive, even in tough times.
Improved Physical Fitness through Taekwondo Classes
Kids, teens, and adults get super-fit through martial arts training in our studio. Taekwondo (Korean Karate) is a great total body workout. Students see improvements in stamina, muscle tone, flexibility, balance, and strength.
Enhanced Self-Esteem through Martial Arts Practice
By learning martial arts skills and improving physical conditioning, Taekwondo (Korean Karate) practitioners become more comfortable in all situations. Good self-esteem is useful in dangerous situations, as well as when doing tasks that takes us beyond our comfort zones. Our students SHINE because they build self-confidence, boost self-esteem, and develop positive relationships in classes.
Increased Focus and Concentration by Practicing Taekwondo
From the first day of class, students are challenged to think as well as act. Learning forms and movements reinforces working memory. That’s why scientific studies count the martial art of Taekwondo among effective therapies for ADD and ADHD.
Increased Social Skills through Attending a Martial Arts School
Taekwondo (Korean Karate) emphasizes self-discipline and self-control as a core component of its teachings. Self-leadership and the ability to deal with others in a mature way is the result.
Stress Relief from Practicing Taekwondo
Kicking, punching, and screaming are a great stress release for all ages. (Read more about how Taekwondo is great training for tough times here.)
Respect for Tradition and Values Develops through Taekwondo Training
Honesty, courtesy, integrity, perseverance, and excellence are curriculum areas of focus. These qualities help kids, teens, and adults become great leaders and good human beings.
Ready to unlock your full potential and embark on a journey towards physical and mental greatness? Our 6-week trial of Taekwondo classes offers a great opportunity to kickstart your martial arts journey!
Whether you’re a parent looking for a fun and empowering activity for your child or an adult seeking a new challenge, our classes are the best way to have fun, get fit, and stay active.