Some people like it tough. The Wado-Ryu Karateka in this video refuses to use a Makiwara covered with rope or leather. Instead, he punches the plain board and creates the impression as if his knuckles […]
This Monday, we present you again an excellent video by Katsu Tiru from Shuhari Shotokan Karate Association Katsu. We have said it before: Gyaku-Zukis are the most common drill at the Makiwara. However, there are many […]
Katsu Tiru is a powerhouse. He shows his very fast and powerful punches in this striking Makiwara Video.
Makiwara training does not only lead to tough knuckles and hands. It also increases your strength. The following video is an example of brute force.
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 […]
Shihan Masahiko Tanaka has become famous for his strength and fighting spirit. Both brought him the nickname “The Samurai”. The following Makiwara video gives you a glimpse how he became the fighter he was: stoic […]
Every journey has to begin at one point. This counts also for Makiwara training. In order to make your start easier we present you a introduction for beginners video by Shihan Yotoka today. He gives […]
Tatsuya Naka Senseis elegance precedes him like lightning precedes thunder. Even at the Makiwara he makes his exercise look fast, precise, and swift as if he has no need to spent much energy. This is […]