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  1. PointyShinyBurn replied to the thread Why has GKR been allowed to spread when it is the epitome of McDojo?.

    There is a karate NGB now actually, British Karate Federation, basically something had to be knocked together in order to select the...

    Mar 1, 2021 at 12:05 PM
  2. PointyShinyBurn replied to the thread Why has GKR been allowed to spread when it is the epitome of McDojo?.

    They are private organisations that may, if they fulfil the criteria, be 'recognised' by the government: National governing bodies |...

    Mar 1, 2021 at 11:46 AM
  3. PointyShinyBurn replied to the thread Why has the name of this section of the forum not been changed to the Jujutsu section?.

    Ju jitsu was the common transliteration at the time these styles were being first globally spread, so it's not particulary surprising...

    Feb 28, 2021 at 11:02 AM
  4. PointyShinyBurn replied to the thread Why has GKR been allowed to spread when it is the epitome of McDojo?.

    Sports aren't regulated like that in Britain, recognition for the organisation opens up some government services and occasionally...

    Feb 28, 2021 at 10:45 AM