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Combination Techniques with backward Hineri Ashi

Renzoku Ido Kihon, Moving Combination Basic Techniques with backward Hineri Ashi Start with Hidari Zenkutsu Dachi doing Hidari Gedan Barai, stepping forward and landing on right Zenkutsu Dachi (or Han-Zenkutsu Dachi) execute Jodan Oi Zuki followed by Chudan Gyaku Zuki, … Continue reading

Sanchin Dachi (Hourglass Stance)

Sanchin-dachi (Hourglass Stance) From Heiko-Dachi stance move one foot forward until the toes of the rear foot are on the same horizontal line as the heel of the front foot and in 30 degrees inward. This powerful stance is used … Continue reading

Once you acquire true wisdom and knowledge in Karatedo…

“Once you acquire true wisdom and knowledge in Karatedo, it now becomes your responsibility to share it”. ~ A.Tanzadeh 空手道において一度真の知恵と知識を習得したからには、それを分かつのは今や君の責任となる A.タンザデ

Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year everybody, Wishing you and your family health, happiness, and prosperity in the New Year. Very soon we can all come together again, like we did before. Until then, please remember that the spirit of karatedo is the … Continue reading

World & International organizations affiliation

WSKF = World Shitoryu Karate Federation. PKF = PanAmerican Karate Federation. APSKF = Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate Federation. WKF = World Karate Federation. AUKO = Asian Union Karate Organizations “Former AKF”. WUKO = World Union Karate Organizations “Former WKF”.

All Saitama-Ken Shitokai Championshps, Japan

2nd Place in individual Kata at the 2nd All Saitamaken Shitokai Championships. Japan 1992.

Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate Championships

3rd Place in individual Kata and 2nd place in Team Kumite at the 7th Asia Pacific Shitoryu Karate Championships. Malaysia 1994

World Shitoryu Karate Championshps

3rd Place in Individual Kata at the 1st World Shitoryu Karate Championships. Tokyo Budokan, March 1993.

Kumite Bronze Medal at all Japan Shitokai Championship

3rd place in individual open kumite division at the 32nd All Japan Shitokai Karate Championships. Tokyo, Japan 1992.

World Shitoryu distinguished services award

Receiving prize of distinguished services award from the World Shitoryu Karate Federation. August 2009. Signed and authorized by Soke Kenei Mabuni and Kaicho Hiroshi Murata.

WKF Kata Judge A

Certificate of Kata Judge A from the World Karate Federation (WKF), November 2013

WKF Kumite Referee

Certificate of Kumite Referee B from the World Karate Federation (WKF), November 2014.

World Shitoryu Kyoshi title

World Shitoryu Karate Federation Certificate of Kyoshi title, 2017

Kunshi no Ken

Master Mabuni’s motto “Kunshi no Ken” which means to concentrate on cultivating one self to become a well rounded, respectful individual. The person who is able to accomplish this as well as to exercise good manners in all situations with … Continue reading

Online Karate Seminar in Sant Feliu de Guixols

Online Zoom Connection conducted by Sensei Tanzadeh with Big Screen in Sant Feliu de Guixols with support and assisted from Sensei François Minguez of the French Karate Federation and Sensei Josep Oriol Perramon Maura. Saturday July 11th and Sunday July … Continue reading