Who is KICK INTERNATIONAL?
KICK INTERNATIONAL is a federally approved not-for-profit 501c3 Missouri Corporation dedicated to the advancement of safety in the sports of Mixed Martial Arts and Kickboxing, whose participating athletes strive for recognition in a highly competitive sport which requires practice and dedication to excel in mind, body and spirit. KICK INTERNATIONAL created and directs Performance Parenting and Youth Development programs guiding our sports in the USA for future Olympic acceptance.
KICK INTERNATIONAL is dedicated to the administration, promotion, development, and unification of amateur martial arts sports in the United States.
With its headquarters located in St. Louis, Missouri, KICK INTERNATIONAL sponsors programs developing the sport and its athletes at the local, regional and national levels. In addition, it participates and sponsors National and International competitions and coordinates teams for International events, as well as produce events for broadcast to assist promoters and further develop Martial Arts as a lifestyle and mainstream sport for all.
Behind the scenes is a network that administers, governs and regulates many of the various aspects of martial arts and kickboxing in the United States. This organization is comprised of clubs, athletes, officials, coaches, administrators, medical personnel and enthusiasts.
KICK INTERNATIONAL’s programs sponsor national and international competitions, clinics and a training camp for athletes, coaches and officials. KICK INTERNATIONAL also provides instructor certification, introduction and funding for elementary educational school programs featuring physical and mental developmental programs, and ‘Parenting with a Purpose’ along with “Anti bullying” programs based on martial arts lifestyle of discipline and training to provide and respect, offering available opportunity for grant funding locally and nationally.
Young athletes get their start in amateur kickboxing through the Junior Kick-Start program for athletes ages eight to 17. The Junior Kick-Start program cultivates the reservoir of talent that supplies our future athletes, national champions, and potential gold medalists of tomorrow.
For additional information contact email@example.com