Better Brands House and The Shotokan Times draw 5 pairs of Ft ONE Tiger Sneakers. Just answer the following question: When was Hirokazu Kanazawa awarded the 3rd Dan? The answer can be found in Hirokazu […]
Usually, Masao Kagawa´s style is nothing but splendid. But the following match was not the most beautiful fight. On the other hand, it still belongs to the most exciting matches in the history of Shotokan. […]
By Marco Sanna The Origin of Karate Do as Martial Art Back in the days, martial arts prepared warriors for hand-to-hand combat. Self-protection was paramount. In such a system was little room for art, spiritualism, […]
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 […]
Today, we are going to portrait Holly Rye in the Women of Shotokan section. Holly Rye is 33 years old and lives currently in Glasgow, Scotland. Originally from Kent, England, she has been doing Karate […]
A few weeks ago, we already published a very interesting Makiwara Monday video with Michael Ehrenreich. Michael showed in this video how to train different punches like Ura-Zuki and Shuto Uchi at the Makiwara. Advertisement: […]
Did you finish your Kan-geiko (winter training) for this year already? No? Then let yourself become inspired by the JKA Headquater in Tokyo. It works the best when its done outside. Oss!