Mixed Martial Arts Competition Builds Confidence

The Tiger Schulmann’s Mixed Martial Arts (TSMMA) Challenge of Champions tournament is always just around the corner. Over a thousand competitors register for the bi-annual event to test their limits and go the distance against other individuals within their same age, weight and skill level. Although the tournament is a venue where contenders look to […]

Prevent Disease and Physical Ailments With Kickboxing

    Stop It Before It Happens There’s many clichés & sayings people hear but also too often don’t necessarily heed. “Better safe than sorry” comes to mind. This saying shouldn’t be relegated to working with tools in the garage or moving furniture. What about your own body? The machine you need to operate every […]

A Simple Proven Method To Prevent Bullying

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Emotional Boy

    Bully Prevention   There are countless BULLY PREVENTION programs out there and probably 99 percent of them are all counter productive.  You see, almost every single bully prevention program out there only empowers bullies and incubates it to the point where children that get bullied take their own lives, or as it’s called “Bullycide“. […]

New Year, New YOU: Kickboxing Your Way To A Healthier Lifestyle

At the stroke of midnight on January 1st, millions of people are suddenly accountable for the neverending list of resolutions they promised themselves during the holidays a week earlier. Most of them are weight loss ambitions, most likely made while consuming large amounts of cookies and eggnog during the holiday work party. “I’ll start after […]

Mixed Martial Arts Aids Transition Into Adulthood

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Boys Fighting

Many parents often search for martial arts programs with the prospect of teaching young children improved discipline and focus, self defense against bullying, and improved physical fitness. Much of the Tiger Schulmann’s mixed martial arts (TSMMA) curriculum encompasses the basic tools for molding children into self-disciplined, confident and healthy individuals into adulthood. Kristina Brody and […]

Karate Boosts Confidence and Prevents Bullying

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Children Training

In the children’s classes at Tiger Schulmann’s mixed martial arts (TSMMA) in Vails Gate, NY, Sensei Jose Montes has encountered his fair share of kids that test his patience. But his firm, gentle demeanor he has won the trust and respect of parents and students alike as they put their faith in his skill as […]

A Students Journey of Weight Loss and Fitness

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Team Training

Tiger Schulmann’s worked for me…. Sensei Zapfel has earned my respect and gratitude! He has “pushed” me to a level of fitness within a little over a year’s time that I would have never believed possible!  Had someone told me last year this time that I would experience weight loss of over 100 lbs during that […]

Minding Your Movement: Martial Arts Teaches Kids Control Over ADHD

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Men Punching Pose

In the classroom at school, a group of students sit at their desks listening to the instructions for the next task of the day. Perhaps two or three are drumming their fingers, and several others may appear to stare into space as the teacher is speaking. But despite their disinterest in the lesson at this […]

Karate Classes For Kids Builds Confidence

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Baseball Player Sitting on the Bench

  Have you ever been to a little league game?  If so, then you must have noticed that there are certain kids that sit on the bench for the entire game. That’s just the nature of the beast.  If you’re good then you play, if you’re not then you get benched.  Now imagine if the […]

Mixed Martial Arts Benefits Individuals With Asperger’s

Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts | Boy Fighters Six Years Later Collage

My twins have been students at Tiger Schulmann’s Mixed Martial Arts for six years.  They have done very well under the guidance and care of Sensei Montes and his staff.  When I see two strong young men standing at attention, following instructions, and executing their moves with power and discipline, my pride is only eclipsed […]