By Patrick Donkor and Dr. Christian Tribowski Masatoshi Nakayama was a unique personality in many regards. However, no person has done more to expand Shotokan karate around the the World than him. As a long time […]
Especially for beginners, to learn a new Kata can be challenging. To make it more easy the website karate-kampfkunst.de offers online Kata Puzzles. We find it an excellent and innovative way to teach Kata. In […]
Have a look at this interesting sheet. With this cheat sheet you should easily be able to name the parts we strike with. The pictures show exactly which parts are used for the different techniques.
Here Natsuko Mineghishi Sensei teaches us in detail how to properly fold our Karate Gi.
Have a look at this informative video by Kanazawa Shihan and Tanaka Shihan. It covers the basic stances in Shotokan Karate.
Shihan Manabu Murakami is known as a very elegant, swift, and quick fighter. He is a two times SKIF Kumite World Champion. Beside that he is an excellent teacher with amazing technical and didactic skills. […]