Today, is Sensei Kunio Kobayashi’s birthday. We want to take the chance and call your attention to this short but fantastic Kuro-obi portrait about him. Happy birthday, Kobayashi Sensei. Oss!!
By Dr. Christian Tribowski Many Westerners have gone to Japan in order to learn the art of Shotokan Karate. However, only a handful of them has become successful on the peninsula. The most successful one […]
Last week, we reported that Masaaki Ueki Shihan might had become the the first 10th Dan holder in the history of the JKA. We came to this conclusion because the website of the JKA indicated […]
Mirjam Widmer knows only too well that with passion also comes – sometimes – pain. Karate is her passion and she pursues it with willpower and commitment. For her karate means: “a combat against myself […]