Aside from all the physical benefits of increased energy, improved health, increased strength and stamina, improved flexibility, and reduced body fat, Martial Arts training has many less tangible benefits also. It can broaden ones perspective, and bring greater fulfillment and passion to one’s life. It can increase your confidence, help develop focus, and improve your communication and social skill. It can even help mange your stress, and instill a winning mind set applicable to situations beyond the gym, dojo, or mat. It is a noble and honorable pursuit.