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  1. Along the Way

    Garrett Dixon

                                                                    Along the Way                       March 31, 2018

     My name Garrett Dixon, and I am 14 years old. I started taekwondo when I was 9 years old. In the

    years that I have been in taekwondo, it has helped me in many ways.

     I have always enjoyed just doing something. Before I joined taekwondo, I was in Judo for 3 years.

    When I joined taekwondo, it was a little weird, because it was completely different from judo. I did

    enjoy getting back into the routine of going to classes again, and when I went home, I felt great because

    I got to do something physical, and it made me feel good. Because of my background in judo, I enjoyed

    hapkido especially. I also enjoyed taekwondo sparring.

     Taekwondo not only helped me physically but also mentally. Taekwondo has helped reinforce

    morals that I was already learning at home. Taekwondo has helped with confidence through all

    different situations. I believe to be a black belt is not to be able to beat everyone, but to teach and be

    able to learn from any belt rank.

     I want to do taekwondo as long as my body lets me. In the future, I look forward to learning the

    different weapon forms. I hope that I can help in the classes as a black belt. I want to thank the

    instructors for helping me and pushing me to my limit so that I could get up to this point. I would also

    like to thank my parents for helping me and letting me be in taekwondo and for them supporting me.