Through classes geared for men and women of all ages, shapes and sizes, our school itself has become a community of learning and growth. We’d love nothing more than for you to become a part of it. That way you too can enrich your life, learn self-defense, and get in great shape too. Together, these three elements lead to a happier, healthier life.
After all, for thousands of years, martial arts has been a tool for inner-growth and development. The hard work and patience required to perfect each moves builds discipline, focus and determination. The desire to advance through the ranks develops goal setting and ambition. The rush of passing tests, and seeing how far you’ve come builds confidence and pride.Helping you succeed in martial arts is the only goal of our Lithia program. Everyone here – each of our martial arts instructors – is passionate about helping you succeed, have fun, and enjoy the time you spend here…
Established in 2003.Since 2003, SIDEKICKS Family Martial Arts Centers has been bringing communities like yours the very best in self-protection, character development, and fitness instruction. Our instructors are personally selected for not only their skill and achievement in martial arts, but also for their ability to effectively relate that knowledge and understanding to students of all ages and backgrounds. Therefore, our instructors continuously undergo advanced training in self-defense skills, and each and every one keeps abreast of the latest teaching methods and human development. Each instructor is nationally certified and has one of the most stringent and comprehensive training programs in the world. With over two years of specialized training, Sidekicks insures that each instructor is qualified to teach martial arts.
Mr. Cabrera has been training in Taekwon-Do since the age of four. He is an expert in teaching and training methods, having been exposed to some of the best marterial in the world. This has led to a unique understanding of the needs of both new students, black belts, and instructors. Now, as an instructor, he is an innovator in the areas of teaching and curriculum organization. Always committed to the idea of Constant and Never-ending Improvement, he’s taken great care to never forget what it was like to be a white belt-helping to constantly shape the program to be as student friendly as possible. Like everyone at SIDEKICKS, he has a firm belief in the power of the martial arts to change lives and that every person, no matter who they are, has the ability to lead a black belt life and already posesses the tools needed to earn a black belt in the martial arts.