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What is Fighting Spirit? And how to train it!

By Michael Ehrenreich We can see if somebody possesses fighting spirit or not. Fighting spirit seems to be ubiquitous. We all know what fighting spirit is. Until we are being asked for an explanation. Fighting […]

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What is Okuri-tsuki? And How To Do it Correctly?

By Derick Kirkham What is Okuri-tsuki? Hopefully this article will unravel any misconceptions that surround this neglected and under-used technique. The word Okuri in this application referred to as a meaning for “to slide”. But […]

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Oi-Zuki: How to do it correctly?!

In the last two weeks, our friends from WaKu Dojo in Tokyo showed us their approach how to move in Zenkutsu-Dachi and how to execute a Choku-Zuki. Their Zenkutsu-approach caused some controversy. For some it […]

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Pictures of the Takudai Seminar 2018 in Munich – Part 10

Advertisement: Tokaido Japanese Karate Gi, TSA (Yakudo) Tokaido Made in Japan Gi / TSA – Yakudo Kata Model / 12oz – 100% Premium Cotton   Advertisment: JKA Masters of the 60’s. Collectors Edition. “An extremely […]

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Makiwara Monday: Classic!

The Makiwara is a very classical training tool that has already been utilized by the early Okinawa masters. Its development is an exciting part of Karate history. In order to make the study of the […]