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Why Summer Jeet Kune Do is Perfect for Your 9-13 Year Old

Summer is a crucial time for children, a period where they can explore new interests and develop essential life skills. Instead of allowing your child to waste away their summer playing video games or texting non-stop, why not channel their energy into something transformative? Introducing Jeet Kune Do, an engaging, character-building activity that will set your child on the path to personal empowerment.

Discovering Jeet Kune Do

Jeet Kune Do, founded by the legendary Bruce Lee, is more than just a martial art—it's a philosophy of life. Unlike traditional martial arts, Jeet Kune Do is adaptable, emphasizing efficiency, directness, and simplicity. This unique approach makes it perfect for children, especially those in the 9-13 age group, who are developing their physical and mental capacities. Jeet Kune Do teaches adaptability and resilience, crucial skills for navigating life's challenges.

Benefits of Summer Jeet Kune Do

Physical Benefits: 

Summer Jeet Kune Do classes at Maryland Jeet Kune Do provide a full-body workout, enhancing strength, flexibility, and overall fitness. Kids learn valuable self-defense techniques, which boost their self-confidence and help them feel secure.

Mental Benefits:

Jeet Kune Do fosters focus, discipline, and mental agility. The practices train children to think on their feet and adapt quickly to changing situations. Imagine your child returning to school in the fall, not only physically fit but also mentally sharp and ready to tackle academic challenges with renewed vigor.

Social Benefits:

Engaging in Jeet Kune Do during the summer helps children develop important social skills. They learn about teamwork, respect, and empathy by interacting with peers in a structured environment. These skills are essential for building lasting friendships and succeeding in various social settings.

Program Details

Our Summer Youth Jeet Kune Do Classes are designed specifically for children aged 9-13 and are held at Maryland Jeet Kune Do, conveniently located in Savage, Maryland, serving the Columbia, Fort Meade, and Laurel areas. Our evening classes run all summer long, providing a consistent and supportive environment for your child.

Class Schedules and Curriculum

Classes are held in the evenings, making it easy for parents to manage their schedules. Our curriculum covers:

  • Fundamental Jeet Kune Do techniques
  • Advanced self-defense maneuvers
  • Strength and conditioning exercises
  • Mental focus drills
  • Team-building activities


"My son has transformed over the summer. His confidence and focus have skyrocketed!" - Emily R., Columbia, MD

"The instructors are phenomenal. They really connect with the kids and make learning fun." - John L., Fort Meade, MD

These testimonials reflect the profound impact our program has on young lives. Parents and students alike praise the personal growth and satisfaction experienced through our classes.

Enrolling Your Child

Ready to take the next step? Enrolling in our Summer Jeet Kune Do classes is simple. Here’s what you need to know:

  • Cost: Competitive pricing with flexible payment options.
  • What to Wear: Comfortable athletic wear; uniforms can be purchased at the dojo.
  • Required Equipment: None required for beginners; advanced students may need gloves and pads, which can be purchased from us.


Don't let your child’s summer go to waste. Our Summer Jeet Kune Do program offers a life-changing opportunity to build confidence, focus, and essential life skills. Empower your child to become their best self. Book a trial class today and see the difference!

Your child's journey towards excellence begins this summer at Maryland Jeet Kune Do. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity—act now!


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