By Burton Richardson
By Burton Richardson
By Cathy Chapaty,Allen Woodman,Tom Callos
Critics agree: This is a must-read for fogeys contemplating martial arts education for his or her kids, starting teachers, and veteran academics looking a couple of smiles and chuckles from everyday experiences.
"I quite loved this publication. It used to be written in an inspiring, academic, and heartfelt demeanour. Martial arts teachers of all types will take advantage of studying it."
Founder of Instructor's College
Kovar's Satori Academy of Martial Arts
By Kousaku Yokota
In this ebook, Shotokan Myths, the writer has broadly assembled a plethora of data on the subject of the ancient, philosophical, technical, and primary features of Shotokan karate. He supplies common solutions to questions that any one attracted to the japanese martial arts wish to understand in addition to extra considerate and thought-provoking solutions to questions which are extra insightful. the cloth coated during this booklet is straightforward and easy adequate for newbies to appreciate but various and complete adequate for knowledgeable martial artists to take pleasure in. The coated subject matters impress all martial artists to consider what they understand and problem them to additional reconsider or discover their realizing to extend their knowledge.
The writer has informed with many Shotokan karate masters of outdated. that they had a profound effect on his karate education, and he brings with him this residing historical past. via sharing his innovations and evaluations during this e-book, he hopes to cross on a correct heritage, his personal adventure, and the information that he won via his decades of educating and educating to the following new release of karate/martial arts practitioners.
The writer believes that to check karate isn't really to basically perform its actual pursuits but in addition to appreciate and recognize its historical past and philosophy in addition to to regularly problem oneself mentally and intellectually. He doesn't count on you to trust every thing he says yet to have an open brain and never settle for every little thing at face price. He expects you to examine issues from an educated standpoint and make your personal decisions.
By Paul Kirchner
By Randall Hassell,Jose Fraguas
By Neskorodev Semyon
By Kousaku Yokota
As the identify indicates, the purpose of the booklet is to solve and proper many collective myths approximately Shotokan karate. in fact, the author’s paintings and examine aren’t simply directed on the Shotokan group. they are often simply accessed and utilized to all parts of educating in the martial arts style. He does this by means of easily describing lack of expertise will be simply replaced via not easy and altering your individual own realizing, taking down the limits of caught suggestion and what's termed a ways too frequently as “right and wrong,” and dispelling the myths which encompass our shared art.
The details, in no matter what shape the writer places it ahead, transfers to the collective minds of these who percentage our universal ardour and is repeatedly communicated in any such common means that it permits totally somebody from any tradition or stroll of lifestyles to appreciate greater and at the next point the martial paintings which they've got selected to do.
This the writer does with humility, exhibiting a continual spirit and correctness mirrored in his lifelong perform of karatedo.
By Craig Sira
This booklet will observe the unarmed issues from the ebook 'Finish It' to knife. as soon as understood those techniques will be utilized to any pointed weapon. This education handbook is stuffed with drills that might take your knife scuffling with abilities to the following level.
By Jonathan Gelber
By Len Losik PhD