Welcome to Sandoval Freestyle Karate’s ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ page. On this page you’ll find answers to common questions parents and students have about our studios or martial arts classes. General questions are at the top of the page followed by questions for each age group. Scroll down if you’re looking for questions about a specific training class.
Wear something comfortable. Most students wear shorts and a t-shirt. Don’t wear a skirt or dress. You will take your shoes and socks off for class.
No. We are a professional martial arts and karate studio, so our classes are broken down by age and level. We have kids go to the class that is best for their learning ability. Most of our beginner classes are scheduled back to back for convenience.
Our martial arts and karate classes range from $16 – $21 per class depending on the program you choose.
On average it takes 4 – 6 years to earn your black belt from Sandoval Freestyle Karate. However, little dragons will average 6-8 years.
Yes. We have summer camps, sleepovers, parents night out, buddy board breaking, game nights, and more.
No. Our martial arts and karate classes are available for kids that are four (4) years old and up.
Your little dragon will learn basic blocks, kicks, punches, and self defense. They will also learn how to be respectful and how to be a better listener. We create a habit of saying yes sir/yes ma’am and no sir/no ma’am. We teach our little dragons to listen with their eyes and ears, which drastically improves their listening skills.
No. All students must be potty-trained in order to attend karate classes.
The fastest and easiest way to register your child for their free 2 weeks of martial arts classes is by signing up online. You can also call the martial arts studio you want them to attend and register for a class. Visit our page with details about our karate class for kids ages 4 – 6 by clicking here.
Children’s classes are 45 minutes long.
Yes. This class is designed for beginners only.
Your child will learn how to react appropriately when someone grabs them. They will learn different blocks and beginner martial arts movements including kicks and punches. They will begin to improve their flexibility and strength. They will also work on their personal development including learning how to be more respectful. We encourage them to do well in school and at home.
The fastest and easiest way to register your child for their free 2 weeks of martial arts classes is by signing up online. You can also call the martial arts studio you want them to attend and register for a class. Visit our page with details about our karate class for kids ages 7 – 12 by clicking here.
Yes as long as your child is 13 years old or older. We have lots of parents that love learning martial arts with their kids. Its a great way to spend quality time with your family members.
You will warm up, stretch, and learn lots of self-defense and martial arts moves. Everyone should know how to protect themselves so you will learn how to react when being grabbed/pushed/etc. You will learn how to kick, punch, block, etc.
Yes, we design our classes for individuals that are beginners and for experienced practitioners.
Beginning teenagers and adults fit right in and usually enjoy learning martial arts and experiencing the many other benefits of training.
The fastest and easiest way to register is by signing up online. You can also call the karate studio you want to attend. We have locations in Gilbert & Tempe. Learn more about our teen and adult class by clicking here.