Kosa Dachi – 交差立

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Kosa-dachi (Crossing stance or Crossed Leg Stance) From Moto-dachi, bring the back leg forward so that the back knee is tucked in to the back of the front knee, with only the toes and ball of the back foot on the floor. The back foot is out to the side (in 45 degree angle) of the … Read more

Acupressure

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Acupressure balances the body’s energy by applying pressure to specific points along energy channels. The term “pressure” is misleading, since acupressure actually uses a very light touch. A practitioner uses her fingertips to make contact with the body. It’s the location of the contact that’s important, not the amount of pressure. Some people like firm, … Read more

13 Fundamental points in kata

Genzo Iwata Sensei-2

13 Fundamental points in kata that must be considered while practicing   Yoi no Kishin – Preparing one’s mind –  Readiness, concentration, will, and determination against opponent before starting kata. Chikara no KyoJaku – Strength, power – Correct method in using power, the amount of power used for each kata movement and position. Waza no KanKyu … Read more

the 7th WSKF World Championships Results

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the 7th WSKF World Championships Results the 7th WSKF World Championships Results  ( Open Tournaments )

7th Shitoryu Karate-Do World Championships DVD

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All-region(*NTSC Only) Color:221 min. *Japanese and English Only 15-16 September 2013/Nippon Budokan Contents Female Individual Kata Third-place Match 1 DIMITROVA MARIA (DOM) / Suparinpei vs WATERWORTH VICTORIA (CAN) / Chatanyara Kushanku Third-place Match 2 CAROLINE CHERETIEN (CAN) / Chatanyara Kushanku vs SANCHEZ YOHANA (VEN) / Chatanyara Kushanku Final SHIMIZU KIYOU (JPN) / Chatanyara Kushanku vs … Read more

How to Perform Front Kick “Mae Geri”

Tanzadeh-Maegeri

How to Perform Front Kick “Mae Geri” Please follow the steps below; Position yourself in left or right “Moto Dachi Chudan Gamae” Begin by bringing your knee up and forward Once your leg is up in the air, it’s time for the kick Snap the leg forward at your target, while rolling your hips forward … Read more

The 14th Asia Pacific Shitoryu Championships

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The Shitoryu Karate Association of Singapore (SKA) will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in December 2014. In conjunction with this significant milestone, SKA will host the prestigious 14th Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate-do Federation (APSKF) Championships from 10 to 15 December 2014. SKA expects to welcome about 350 to 400 karate practitioners and their families to … Read more

The 16th Pan-American Shitoryu Championships

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Estamos organizando el XVI campeonato Panamericano de Shitoryu con el siguiente base. Fecha : Del 7 al 10 de Agosto de 2014 Lugar : Can Cún , Quintana Roo, México Plan : · Congreso Panamericano. · Seminario Técnico. · International Shito Open Tournament. · XVI Campeonato Panamericano de Shitoryu. Programa Jueves 7 : Seminario Técnico. … Read more