American Taekwondo Association - Developing the "Yes I can Attitude"
Since the first class was taught many years ago, the focus of our program has remained the same: to provide students the highest quality martial arts instruction available in a safe and positive learning environment that people of all ages can enjoy.
This has helped establish ATA schools and clubs as the leaders in the martial arts industry.
Master Robert Landrum is the Chief Instructor of ATA Martial Arts. He is a 6th Degree Black Belt and has been teaching Taekwondo in the Andover/North Andover area since 1993. He is the 2006, 2011, 2014, and the 2016 World Champion in sparring and serves as a regional adviser for the ATA in New England.
Mr. Robert Kennedy is the Program Director for ATA Martial Arts. He is a 4th Degree Black Belt and has been training in Taekwondo since 1997. He has won several state championships in forms, sparring, weapons and combat weapons. He has certified as an instructor in both single and double combat weapons.
ATA Tigers (ages 3-5)
Our program will encourage students in a positive environment where they will learn how to listen, pay attention and show respect all while learning the basics of Taekwondo.
Our fun-filled 30 minute classes will teach children essential character qualities such as courtesy, respect and discipline. As the child moves up in rank, they will learn more of these life skills as well as developing their motor skills, as in addition to learning how to pay attention and follow directions.
Karate for Kids (ages 6-11)
In our Karate for Kids program, we use our motto of "Every kid is a winner, every kid is special" as the cornerstone to teach our students. Students will learn valuable life-skills such as self-confidence, perseverance and courage while learning Taekwondo.
Teens and Adults (ages 12+)
In our Teen/Adult program, our high-energy classes will improve your fitness while developing life skills such as leadership and self-control while learning Taekwondo forms, sparring and self-defense.
Classes for Families, Kids, Teens, and Adults. Start at age three!
This is Phase 3 of the black belt test. Students must pass with a score of 7 out of a possible 10 points for Form, Sparring and Board Break. If the student does...
This is the second seminar in this series and will focus on different types of joint locks and how to execute them in order to protect yourself or someone else....
Come and train with weapons at ATA! We will be covering the basics of different weapons and learn some forms using them! We are also going to be covering combat...