Today, marks the 62nd anniversary of grandmaster Gichin Funakoshi´s death († April 26, 1957). The Shotokan Times remembers him with a best of the Founder of Shotokan. We tried to find some good videos and came up with the following selection. During our search we came to the conclusion that the YouTube channel Caniskf has the most Funakoshi as well as other Shotokan videos on its disposal. Have fun watching. Oss!
By Patrick Donkor and Dr. Christian Tribowski For many Shotokan karateka Hirokazu Kanazawa is a living legend. His supporters place him behind Gichin Funakoshi and Masatoshi Nakayama in the hierarchy of the martial arts. However, […]
This video is from a Japanese show called Masquerade. Have a look and enjoy this classy piece of art! It is our goal to be able to perform such powerful techniques, isn’t it? Advertisement
Have a look at this informative video by Kanazawa Shihan and Tanaka Shihan. It covers the basic stances in Shotokan Karate.