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Shotokan Karate Kata’s

Each Kata has step by step pictures to guide you through every Kata showing you which way to turn and move. Each move is also numbered for easy following. This is a must have document for anyone that is serious … Continue reading

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Kickboxing Ireland Sligo 2016

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Next up on the Kickboxing Ireland calendar is the Mugendo Junior & Senior 2016 Championships. This year the Mugendo Association of Ireland are hosting a two day event in IT Sligo where the senior championships will be held on Saturday … Continue reading

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Shotokan Karate A Brief History

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Overview : Shotokan (松濤館 Shōtōkan?) is a style of karate, developed from various martial arts by Gichin Funakoshi (1868–1957) and his son Gigo (Yoshitaka) Funakoshi (1906–1945). Gichin was born in Okinawa[1] and is widely credited with popularizing “karate do” through … Continue reading

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Heian Nidan Shotokan Karate

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Heian Nidan, the second of the Heian Kata series is a very popular kata among new students. This kata is a very powerful kata, which builds upon the fundamentals introduced in Heian Shodan, while also using new techniques. The representative … Continue reading

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