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Volume 9: Shotokan Self Defense - Master Funakoshi teaches numerous Shotokan techniques against every type of assault (approx. 45 minutes).

The 9 Lost Throws of Funakoshi Gichin: Karate's Forgotten


Our goal and mission is to spread traditional Japanese Karate Budo as first developed by Ginchin Funakoshi, espoused by Masatoshi Nakayama, technically perfected by Tetsuhiko Asai and currently advanced by Kousaku Yokota, ASAI techical director.Since then, Shotokan students have continued his spirit and teachings.Shotokan was the name of the first official dojo built by Gichin Funakoshi, in 1936 at Mejiro, and destroyed in 1945 as a result of an allied bombing.

From about eleven years old he began to study Toudi-jutsu under Azato Anko and Itosu Anko.

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Masters | Shotokan Karate Association - Canada

Kihon basics is the practice of basic techniques in Shotokan Karate.

Information about Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Association, Milpitas, CA.Master Gichin Funakoshi, the founder of modern shotokan karate, wrote the Dojo and Niju Kuns not only as a guide to practicing karate, but also as a guide to everyday life.

Master Funakoshi's Karate, Part I, by Graham Noble

Gichin Funakoshi was born in 1868 in Shuri, then the capital city of the island of Okinawa.In 1922 Gichin Funakoshi, aged 53, travelled from his home in Okinawa to the Japanese mainland to give a demonstration of the little known art of karate.Please understand that this video does not belong to me in any way, it is only a documentary video that was given to me by a martial arts instructor to better understand the origin of Shotokan karate.

Roots Of Shotokan: Funakoshi's Original 15 Kata - Part 1

Gichin Funakoshi is known today as the father of modern day karate.

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Master Funakoshi – Hampshire Shotokan Karate Dojo

FSKA is a non-political Shotokan style karate organization founded by Shihan Kenneth Yoshinobu Funakoshi, fourth cousin to Master Gichin Funakoshi.

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Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Association of South Africa (FSKA-SA) It is with great pride that FSKA-SA invites you to 11 th FSKA World Karate Championships to be held during September 2009.Hey Gang, I am doing a Family tree for the funakoshi family as it were.

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What Does “Shotokan” Mean? « Shotokan Karate-Do Center

Shotokan Karate is a martial art developed by Gichin Funakoshi at the beginning of the 20 th century.Master Nakayama was also a staunch supporter of spreading karate to the world and letting each culture adopt and spread karate in their homelands. He.FUNAKOSHI SHOTOKAN KARATE ASSOCIATION 7th and 6th Kyu Examination Requirements Orange and Green Belt KIHON Zenkutsu dachi (front stance) 1.Gichin Funakoshi was born in 1868 on the island of Okinawa in the capital city, Shuri.Funakoshi was a teacher from Okinawa and a student of several karate and kobudo styles.

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In 1922 he became one of the Okinawa masters who introduced karate to the Japanese mainland.

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SKA: Shotokan Karate of America Selected Quotes of Gichin Funakoshi, who introduced Karate to Japan from Okinawa: It is important that karate can be practiced by the young and old, men and women alike.

Shotokan - World Martial Arts Styles - Google

Shotokan karate is a type of karate founded by Gichin Funakoshi, a Japanese martial arts master who was born in Okinawa in 1868.Sierra Shotokan is a member of ASAI (Asai Shotokan Association International) and we teach traditional Shotokan Karate-do.