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
FUNAKOSHI SHOTOKAN KARATE ASSOCIATIONOur 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 - CanadaKihon 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.