Uk : All Aboard For Karate At The Japanese Shotokan Club

UK : All aboard for karate at the Japanese Shotokan club BRISTOL Karate No Michi ('Way of Karate'), a non-profit Japanese Shotokan Karate club, is hoping to go from strength to strength.
Shotokan is the most widely practised karate today and the club have bases in Southville, Kingsdown and Yatton.

Baku 2015 Could Be Springboard For Karate Olympic Bid

Baku 2015 Could Be Springboard for Karate Olympic BidWorld Karate Federation chief Antonio Espinos said that the European Games showcase for his sport can help its bid to join the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
IOC president Thomas Bach, ANOC chief Sheikh Ahmad A-Fahad Al-Sabah and IOC sports director Kit McConnell were among the dignitaries witnessing karate action on the opening days of the Games.

Fresh Face Packs A Wallop In Campaign To Include Karate At 2020 Tokyo Games

Fresh face packs a wallop in campaign to include karate at 2020 Tokyo GamesAt first, Ayumi Uekusa hesitated about becoming the public "face" of karate's bid to become a medal sport at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
But now, the World Games gold medalist can be seen all over the capital pushing for karate's inclusion in the Games.
"I believe my mission is to have as many people as possible realize the finer points to enjoying karate, regardless of age or gender," said Uekusa, 22.

Students And Instructors At Lonsdale Karate Earn Black Belt Promotions

Students and instructors at Lonsdale Karate earn Black Belt promotionsLearning the art of karate in Lonsdale is not a small town accomplishment. The lifelong training, passion and skillful teaching by the owners of Lonsdale Karate are nothing short of world class.
Tim and Mikako Jurgens moved to Lonsdale in 2010 and immediately started offering classes at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Civic Center.

Parents Turn To Karate To Help Kids With Autism

Parents turn to karate to help kids with autismA little more than a year ago George's family turned to karate after George told his mom he "wanted to do kung-Fu." Heidi came across JK Martial Arts, a group that specializes in teaching kids with learning disabilities such as autism, ADD and ADHD.

North Karate Studio Owners Honored (washington)

North karate studio owners honored (Washington) Ed and Jean DeCosta, the owners of the Okinawan Uechi Karate Dojo, 24 North Washington St., North Attleboro were presented a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Uechi Ryu Butokukai Awards Ceremony in Plaistow, N.H. Ed, a ninth dan (black belt) has been studying and teaching karate for more than 49 years and Jean, an eighth dan, has been studying for 42 years with a combined total of 91 years.

Double Karate Chop

Double karate chopWith a total of 23 medals, Egypt came in first place on the final day of the two-day Karate Premier League, the first time the event was held in an Arab country. Abeer Anwar attended the tournament in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Brown Karate Academy Students Earn Belt Levels

Brown Karate Academy students earn belt levelsMore than 70 Brown’s Karate Academy students from Barron, Rice Lake, Hayward, Cumberland, Clear Lake, Clayton, Cameron and Chetek and even a member of the National Guard who trains at the National Guard Armory in Menomonie were tested Dec. 13 in front of a certified testing board at Barron Middle School.