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Shitoryu Karate

Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Sandan – Hokei Kumite Sanbonme

Tanzadeh Shitokai - Hokei-Kumite-Sanbonme

Hokei Kumite ”Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Katas”Master Mabuni was a pioneer and his thinking, years ahead of his contemporaries. His systemization of Karate was well planned and well executed and designed to make it available to general public were preserving … Continue reading

Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Nidan – Hokei Kumite Nihonme

Tanzadeh Shitokai - Hokei-Kumite-Nihonme

Hokei Kumite ”Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Katas”Master Mabuni was a pioneer and his thinking, years ahead of his contemporaries. His systemization of Karate was well planned and well executed and designed to make it available to general public were preserving … Continue reading

Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Shodan – Hokei Kumite – Ipponme

Tanzadeh Shitokai - Hokei-Kumite-Ipponme

Hokei Kumite ”Yakusoku Kumite of Heian Katas”Master Mabuni was a pioneer and his thinking, years ahead of his contemporaries. His systemization of Karate was well planned and well executed and designed to make it available to general public were preserving … Continue reading

Shitoryu Karate Canada Black Belts & Directors Meetings & Technical Seminars, 2016

Master Tanzadeh Shitoryu Karate Seminars in Mississauga, Ontario 2016

EXCLUSIVELY FOR SHITORYU KARATE CANADA MEMBERS! Shitoryu Karate Canada presents Shitoryu Karate Canada Black Belts & Directors Meetings & Technical Seminars Saturday, March 19th, 2016 “Itosu Wanshu” & “ Tomari Wanshu” Analysis and applications of both versions Sunday, March 20th, … Continue reading

Keitai no Hoji

Keitai no Hoji = Using each technique in its proper place

Ura Mawashi Geri

Ura Mawashi Geri (inside roundhouse kick or hook kick)This is almost like Mawashi geri but the difference is the path which is inverted. Bring your knee up close to your body and open the knee and at the same time … Continue reading

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