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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Itosu Wanshu (糸洲汪輯) Kata

Wanshu (糸洲汪輯, also ワンシュー) The way of writing the name of this kata (汪輯) means “Wang’s Series (or Form)” and refers to the name of the diplomat Wang (1621 – 1689). A poet, calligrapher, diplomat, and martial artist in the Shaolin tradition of Fujian White Crane, he … Continue reading

SKC Technical Seminars & Training Camp – Gatineau 2017

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Quebec presents; Technical Seminars & Training Sessions“SKC Athletes Program“, “Preparation Camp for Shitoryu Festival“.Saturday June 3rd, 2017, 10am to 3pm.

Technical Seminar, Winnipeg 2017

Shitoryu Karate Canada Presents Technical Seminars & Dan Examination. November 25th-26th, 2017 – Winnipeg, Manitoba.Conducted by Kyoshi Tanzadeh.Hosted by Shitoryu Karate Manitoba & Bushido-Kai, Sensei Angelo Mendoza.

Kyoshi Tanzadeh Technical Seminar – Halifax-June-2018

Shitoryu Karate Canada presents: Technical Seminars & Official SKC,WSKF Dan ExaminationWinsor, Nova Scotia June 16th, 17th, 2018Conducted by Kyoshi A. TanzadehHosted by Shihan David Griffin Location: 4404 Highway #1, Three Mile Plains NS, B0N 2T0

Shitoryu’s Characteristics

Shitō-ryū is a combination style, which attempts to unite the diverse roots of karate. On one hand, Shitō-ryū has the physical strength and long powerful stances of Shuri-te derived styles, such as Shorin-ryū and Shotokan (松涛館), on the other hand … Continue reading

Tachi Kata (Stances)

Fundamental to the improvement of one’s karate technique is the acquisition of correct and balanced form. Stance, as a term, must be thought of with regard to the lower part of the body. For techniques to be fast and accurate, … Continue reading

Kosa Dachi – 交差立

Kosa-dachi (Crossing stance) From Moto-dachi, bring the back leg forward so that the back knee is tucked in to the back of the front knee, with only the toes and ball of the back foot on the floor. The back … Continue reading