Congratulations to Master Duethorn winning two silver medals at the 2015 Aruba Tang Soo Do Championships. She and Kwan Jang Nim Bogdanski also taught seminars at Aruba Tang Soo Do dojang and helped run the tournament too. Hi Mike, Black Belt … Continue reading
Quest Martial Arts (formerly Mike Bogdanski's Martial Arts Center) has been transforming lives through the teaching of traditional martial arts. We are Northeast Connecticut's only full time Martial Arts School, and we maintain the highest standards for our students and instructors. Our students learn traditional Tang Soo Do, as well as modern self defense techniques.
First and foremost, we require our students to be people of character acting with courage, integrity, respect, self-discipline and indomitable spirit. Our philosophy is to train the mind and body of each of our students, helping them navigate life's challenges as well as pushing them to reach their potential.
This site serves to educate prospective students, as well as to augment the training of current ones. We offer programs for children ages 4 and up, including separate classes for teens, and for adults. Please feel free to explore our site, visit us in person, or contact us with any questions.
Karate for Kids
For ages 4-11
Children start in either the
Tiny Tigers , Little Dragons
or older child class...
Karate for Teens
For ages 12-17
A more challenging class
especially for the bigger
kids and young adults...
Karate for Adults
For grown-ups of any age
It's never too late to start
enjoying the benefits
of learning karate...
Master Duethorn attended the Hudson Valley Championships in New York with students this past Saturday. Congratulations to Mr. Ullrich- gold medal in sparring, Dr. Pazienza- silver in forms and weapons, Hunter Larson- gold in forms, bronze in weapons and sparring. … Continue reading
We are selling tickets for the event “A Children’s Holiday Journey”. It is a holiday production to be held at Tourtellotte High School on December 5 from 3:30-5. Tickets are $5 and available for sale at our front desk. This is … Continue reading
Congratulations to all the new graduates from last Friday. This Saturday we will host our annual Halloween party. Please sign up in our registration book at the school if you are coming. We would love everyone in a costume! (prizes … Continue reading
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We are open today- Columbus Day It’s Street Smart Month. We have been covering the A-B-C-D concept of being safe outside the home. This week we will work on; Niceness versus goodbess Strangers and trusted adults Safety Color code- Green- I … Continue reading
It’s parent appreciation month. Parents are invited to train in October – FOR FREE. We will even give you a free uniform. Stop by the desk and get your uniform today. Many of our adult students are karate parents too. Our … Continue reading
The demonstration team performed the last demo of the season at Positively Pomfret last Saturday. The team was well received at all our events. Their hard work and 100% effort to their performances showed the dedication needed to be superstars. Master … Continue reading