Karate is a generic term for the various kick/punch arts which originated in Okinawa and Japan. Karate is a Japanese word that translates into English as, “empty hand.” It is a martial art of unarmed self-defense in which directed blows...
Karate (空手) (English /kəˈrɑːtiː/; Japanese pronunciation: [kaɽate] ( listen);
Okinawan pronunciation: IPA: [kaɽati]) is a martial art developed on the...
From these three villages arose the various styles of karate, two of which were
shorei-ryu and shorin-ryu. After studying these two styles of karate in Okinawa, ...
Jun 4, 2014 ... 7 year old Mahiro is well on her way to being a karate master. As you can tell
from this Kankudai demonstration, this girl has skills! Original Link: ...
These Chinese families began to share Chinese Kenpo with the native Okinawans they came in contact with, which was a blend of Chinese and Indian fighting styles. The fact that weapons were banned in Okinawa in the 1400's by the invading Shimazu clan (Japanese clan) was... More »
SKA National is a nonprofit organization that has been teaching traditional karate
-do in the United States since 1956. SKA was founded and is still led by ...
The latest news, events and results for USA Karate from the USOC official site.
EUROPEAN KARATE FEDERATION. ... 2nd Small States of Europe Karate
Championships. 10-11 October 2015, Nicosia,… Read More ...
ATA Karate For Kids There are many reasons for kids to become involved in the
martial arts. We have developed a program based on traditional Taekwondo for ...
The World Seido Karate Organization in New York City.