Changing Lives ATA Karate
Changing One Million Lives -starts with a small Karate step in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
February 5th, 2010
Virginia Beach, Virginia
ATA School Owner: Senior Master Tracy Lee Thomas
The American Taekwondo Association began in 1969 and has introduced over One Million people to the “Worldwide Karate” Songahm(style of Karate) family, growing ever closer to our goal of touching one million lives through the practice and principles of Karate. Martial Art Instructors around the world are spreading the vision of our founder, Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee.
“Changing One Million Lives” has been an incredible success and through the ATA and has introduced men, women and children to the life changing principles of Songham Karate and Martial Arts Training.
“Local Virginia Beach Martial Arts Master”, Senior Master Tracy Lee Thomas owns and operates four schools that have been previously ranked a “Top Ten” ATA Karate Schools in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Through structured classes and outstanding curriculum the Professional Karate Martial Arts Team of Instructors at Changing Lives ATA offer the community a life altering experience while training in a safe environment.
Senior Master Thomas gives back to the local Virginia Beach Public School Systems by donating his staff and man hours weekly as volunteers. As a karate Master he gives back to the community by purchasing public class planners for the public schools. “It’s about changing the lives of our young children in the community”, states; Senior Master Thomas.
Many martial arts schools can be reviewed on the web. The internet has a vast surplus of knowledge on local Virginia Beach Karate schools in communities throughout the United States.
Since the American Taekwondo Association began in 1969 we’ve introduced over 900,000 people to the worldwide Songahm family, growing ever closer to our goal of touching one million lives through the practice and principles of Karate. Each one of you who invited a friend to class made it happen! Thank you for being an ATA Ambassador by spreading the vision of our founder, Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee.
“Changing One Million Lives” has been an incredible success and through the campaign ATA has introduced thousands of men, women and children to the life changing principles of Songham Karate. Google “Changing Lives ATA Martial Arts”, and see what others are saying about the “Difference They Experience” at CLMA of Va Beach and Chesapeake, Virginia Martial Arts Schools.
Senior Master Thomas’ ATA Chief Instructors; 3rd Degree Black Belt Mrs. Denise Morin, 3rd Degree Black Belt Lathe Craft, and 2nd Degree Black Belt Amber Craft are a strong web of certified American Taekwondo Association Instructors.
Taekwondo is truly, Changing One Million Lives in the ATA and in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, Virginia
Programs offered at the Local Taekwondo Academies are:
Tiny Tigers – ages: 3-6 years old
Karate For Kids – ages: 6-12 years old
Martial Arts For Teens & Adults
Taekwondo –Tae Kwon Do
Krav Maga-The Official Krav Maga Training Facility and license holder
Changing Lives ATA Karate founder, Senior Master Thomas opened the first Changing Lives Academy of Taekwondo in Virginia Beach, Virginia in 1991 after four years in the military. As a 7th Degree Black Belt and Senior Master in the ATA, Senior Master Thomas operates four locations in Hampton Roads. Working hard to Change Lives and bring the ATA awareness with members within the community he has become a City Wide “Partners In Education” with the public school system. He is an active Martial Arts Karate Practitioner and Instructor. Senior Master Thomas teaches various types of Karate (martial arts) seminars and Business Coaching for self improvement with business owners.
When asked what he enjoys most about working with Martial Artists and various types of business. His answer was quick; “Changing Lives to make the world a better place and that starts here in our own community”.
Changing Lives ATA Martial Arts (CLMA) can be contacted at one of the following locations for a “FREE COMMUNITY One on One” Evaluation.
Virginia Beach Karate Training Facility: Princess Anne Shoppes (next to Fitness One) 757-471-9002
Virginia Beach Karate Training Facility: Red Mill Commons Shopping Center (next to Pier One Imports) 757-563-9022
Chesapeake Karate Training Facility: Edinburgh Commons Shopping Center (off route 168) 757-432-9022
Chesapeake Karate Training Facility: Greenbrier Shoppes Shopping Center (corner of Kempsville Road and Greenbrier Parkway) 757-382-9022
CLMA Martial Arts and Karate
P.O. Box 68820
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Website address: http://www.atakick.com