Wicked How many where left standing?
Traditional is supposed to imply that you train all aspects of Karate. Not just few selected ones. Very few clubs are completely traditional but...
Elbows will have you sent home. (Saw it in last the last Scandinavian championship and the judge stopped the fight and sent the guy home).
One Ray to rule them all.
I had forgot how great MAP can be.
Credible is few years training 1,5 hours or more 3 times per week like 3-6 years.
But credible cannot be accomplished with out a good teacher....
I do not focus on competition. But I use competition to make shure I train hard. I almost every year in the national competitions (both kata and...
You should ask some of your seniors for what you should be putting emphasis on. It's most likely one or 2 very basic things you can apply to all...
Heh .. thats my problem right there. I'm not officially supposed to know but I have done it few times and doesn't seem to stick. Perhaps if I...
Is it bad to know ni ju shi ho sho - unsu - soshin but not remember bassai sho?
Congrats.. Welcome the secret world of black belts. :p
eeks big guys in spandex gi .. *shrug* :D :D
The "c" foot work is for faster transition between steps.
By using the "c" footwork you can use more muscles pulling the rear leg forward and...
He he .. it's so true. The large gi rulez all after the age of 16. If you are younger than that you will do the small girl thats trying to hide...
I must say
It looked like an illusion when he was flowing forward there.
Don't say such nonsense like
this is the Karate forum. We do no such things. :p
Hit at high speed so the object will snap/break not bend.
To say JKA or some other body is better is rubbish.
This is a individual sport/art.
So it's the individual club/sensei/student(karateka) that...
Hi .. and welcome to map.
I hope you will enjoy this site as much as I have done.
Whatch out for the trolls.
Best regards Kerling
Hey now that you know that kata
Try to do it ura, with switched sides. What you did with your left you do with your right...
This kata is fun in so many ways.
The nidan geri which in it self is not so difficult but to get to look good is harder.
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