Visit any Karate at a time when they are running a children’s class and see how many parents are sat there watching.
So why don’t they take it up and join in?
The fun and the enjoyment of possibly sharing an activity that is challenging and invigorating with their children is surely something to be encouraged?
Well, journalist Beezy Marsh, mother of two young boys who has joined Sensei Sue Sinclair’s club at the SKCE Gurnell Club, London decided that she would do just that.
Her experience has been recounted in the ‘Get Playing’ scheme promoted by Sainsburys in the ‘Mail On Sunday’ supplement published on Sunday 7th April 2013 which we have reproduced below in the hope that it will inspire other parents to ‘have a go’
Chairman – SKC England