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Friday, November 6, 2015

8 Deadly Karate Quotes

The weather in Vancouver has been perfect these last few weeks. Sunny and brisk in the day but dark and cold by the time you get to the Dojo so there are no excuses not to train. But if the weather is not convincing you to get into the Dojo maybe these 8 awesome Karate quotes will.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Karate-Do Goshin Jutsu: The Art of Empty Handed Self Defence

You are invited to join Donald Shapland Sensei, Kyoshi Hachidan of the Okinawa-Ken Kobudo Renmei, for a one day seminar on unlocking the defensive tactics of traditional Karate-Do. We will be exploring the connections between Arnis and Karate as well as learning to apply the defensive tactics of Shorin Ryu's Seisan Kata, an earlier version of Shotokans Hangetsu.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Karate Kid Revival (Is it time?)

When the Karate Kid exploded in to theaters Karate Dojos all over North America blew up. Every one wanted to learn how to Crane Kick their enemies. Karate road this wave for quite some time as the Ninja Turtles and Power Rangers continually reinvigorated the general public interest in Eastern Martial Arts.