Two weeks ago, two of our Women of Shotokan met at the SKIF World Championship in Czech Republic: Ildiko Redai and Hiyori Kanazawa. Ildiko was there as kata head coach of the Hungarian team. Hiyori […]
The Shotokan Times proudly announces its support for UNICEF. From today onward, it is going to donate 1 Euro for every item it sells in its newly opened shop to the United Nations Children’s Fund. […]
“A writer, I think, is someone who pays attention to the world.” Susan Sontag The Shotokan Times is a media platform for the global Shotokan Karate community. In the last months, our readership has grown […]
We asked the Rio Grande Valley Shotokan Karate Club (RGV), our Dojo of the Month in March, what spirit, style, and community mean for them. Because that are the principles The Shotokan Times stance for. […]
Tomorrow on The Shotokan Times, we start a new series called: Women of Shotokan. Shotokan has mainly been a male dominated discipline. All grand masters have been men and the most Senseis of Dojos are […]
On December first the Shin Gi Tai Karate-do Aarau celebrated its 40th anniversary with a weekend course led by Kanazawa Kancho, Koga Shihan, and Aarau’s chief instructor and founder, Racca Sensei, and a roaring celebration […]
Have a look at this informative video by Kanazawa Shihan and Tanaka Shihan. It covers the basic stances in Shotokan Karate.
SKIF Kazakhstan sent us this lovely picture today from a seminar with Shihan Manabu Murakami from the SKIF Honbu Dojo in Tokyo from April 2017.We hope they will have more seminar soon. Feel free to […]