Bow at the Door, Clean Off Your Feet. Are you aware that in some martial art styles that you have to be trained before entering the kwoon, the dojo, to bow at the door so as to show a sign of respect to those already in the school, to the fellow martial art students and senior instructors? Have you been instructed by your senior instructors to have to be able to clean off your feet before and after you enter the sparring room? Martial Art Tip.
Respect Thy Instructor, Honor Thy Mats. As you enter your school’s training room, have you ever wondered how those mats got on the floor? Do you know how long it takes to put those mats down? Martial Art Tip.
Respect Yourself, Respect Others. Martial arts teaches you to respect yourself and to respect others. Martial Art Quote.
Know When to Say “Contact.” Always respect your martial arts training partners. Know when to say “Contact.” Martial Art Quote.