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Forrestal Village Martial Arts

Forrestal Village Martial Arts has developed a structured, exhilarating and rewarding Martial Arts curriculum combining Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido. Our highly trained and experienced Master Kovacs and his team of instructors have developed programs to meet the individual skill level of every age group, starting as young as three years old. It is with this valuable guidance that each student is able to meet his or her own goals.

Martial Arts:

  • Teaches self-defense
  • Increases self-confidence
  • Encourages focus and attention span
  • Great for fitness and it’s FUN!

Sign up for an introductory class with one of our certified instructors to see, first hand, if our Martial Arts school is the right one for you. 

*Please contact Steve Kovacs at skovacs@fvfitness.com for more information.

Take a look below at the Martial Arts classes we offer.

Ages 3-6 years of age

Our Dragons program is geared to 3-6 year olds, with classes lasting 30 minutes. Our program-teaching format is designed to accelerate physical coordination, and establish a beginner level of attention. While building basic social skills, students will be able to develop focus, confidence, self-control, and respect for self and others in a fun and positively reinforced atmosphere.

Ages 7-12 years of age

Our children’s program is geared to 7–12 year olds, with classes lasting 45 minutes in length. These classes are broken down into belt-specific levels to maximize the individual needs of all students. Our program-teaching format is designed to help improve physical coordination and conditioning, as well as develop a higher level of concentration, self-esteem, and respect for self and others. While maintaining a positive atmosphere, these classes will also begin to develop a strong martial arts foundation.

Ages 13 years of age and above

Our teen and adult program is geared to 13 years of age and above with classes lasting 60 minutes in length. Our program-teaching format is designed to challenge and improve an individual’s physical ability. By increasing balance, flexibility, strength, and endurance, students will be able to develop a strong sense of self-respect and confidence, which will better prepare them for life beyond high school. Students will also learn practical street self-defense including how to avoid and defuse physical confrontations.

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Master KovacsMaster Steve Kovacs is the Head Instructor at Forrestal Village Fitness Martial Arts. He is a 4th degree Black Belt in the art of Tae Kwon Do. Having trained with many different Masters and instructors, Master Kovacs understands that learning, both physically and mentally, is a lifetime journey.

As a student, he has developed a passion for both teaching students in the classroom and in the dojang. Becoming a certified teacher for both general and special education, he understands how important developing courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control, and an indomitable spirit is. Master Kovacs teaches his students how to apply these critical skills not only in their pursuit to black belt but also in their life journey.

Master Kovacs Credentials

  • 4th Degree Black Belt-World Tae Kwon Do Federation
  • Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing
  • Teachers of Students with Disabilities
  • Body Pump certified by Les Mills
  • Master Degree in Curriculum & Instruction for Student Development
  • Bachelors of Art degree in English
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America


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