On The Floorby
from the original group.
My reason for starting karate had nothing to do with self-defense or the desire... to this, I had absolutely no interest in karate. It never crossed my mind.
Does it matter why I started? Are some reasons...
The Year that Karate was a Jobby
The following post describes my personal experience and opinions regarding my time as a karate instructor at a local dance studio.
In 2003, I was asked to run a karate program at a local dance studio...
Why Did You Start Learning Karate?by
There are so many reasons to start karate. I have heard several: self-defense, self-esteem.... When I ask a new student, why they are taking karate the most common answer is self-defense. I am often asked...
First Karate Uniformby
the student and/or parents to experience a typical karate class. We want parents to meet the instructors... have a specific size in stock.
Last night, I handed out three new karate uniforms. There is something special...
Anko Itosu's Ten Lessons of Karateby
develop into one of the major systems of modern karate: Shorin-ryu. Shorin is the Japanese pronunciation..., the latter who brought karate to mainland Japan (c.1920) and adopted the colored belt system from the indigenous art...
One Time...At A Karate Tournamentby
that happened at a karate tournament. It was a local tournament that drew a large crowd. My husband was a black... a crowd pleasing kata that was more gymnastics than karate. At the end of the division, the kids lined...