Someone once told me that I could be anywhere doing anything in my life 10 years from now. So why not be a black belt too? makes a lot of sense to me plus includes all the benefits of discipline and consistency that I need.
I did karate for 5 years and was on the provincial travel team for weapon sparring and team form. Different Contact points used in Karate. Important to get them correct or you could break your own joint.
Aikido- a Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a synthesis of his martial studies, philosophy, and religious beliefs. Aikido is often translated as "the Way of harmonious spirit." -my mother is amazing at this, many black belts.
Tae Kwon Do.This pic is a great illustration of the belt returning to white, showing a return to purity. This is the purpose of the progression of the belt colors in TaeKwonDo we have this quote at the Lucas martial arts academy.