Author: KWUnion

Kyokushin-kan Costa Rica Seminar with Shihan Bosman

Kyokushin-kan Costa Rica invites to Seminar with Shihan Hennie Bosman

Sensei of more than 1000 students in Cape Town South Africa, Former World Champion. Actor in many Hollywood films. Amazing person and teacher. Saturday, October 1, 9 am, MMA Costa Rica. More info HERE

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Report for the 1st KWU European championship 2016

Here is report for the 1st KWU European championship which was held June 3-4 in Belgrade, Serbia.

KWU: We share with you full names and numbers from this first kwuEuro and again send our gratitude to all participants: fighters, coaches, judges, officials and staff, senseis and shihans for the amazing Kyokushin event. Time to be United and see you soon. Osu!

Report for the 1st KWU European championship 2016

 

IFK Canada Seminar (pictures)

IFK Canada hosted seminar with Shihan David Pickthall 6th Dan  Vice-president of IFK.

This was the second seminar hosted by IFK Canada, and this time by affiliate dojo in Quebec, Karaté Laval, under Sensei Jonathan Hemond 3rd Dan.

Shihan Pickthall is an amazing technician and such an inspiring teacher. Approaching his teaching with humor and giving us a clear understanding of the techniques. He made each class engaging and enthusiastic, you could feel the energy in the space. If you ever have the chance, we would highly recommend participating in one of Shihan Pickthaill’s seminars. Continue reading “IFK Canada Seminar (pictures)”

Tensho by Mas Oyama (video)

Tensho is one of the older, more fundamental katas.

Tensho

Tensho kata: Its origins are based on the point and circle principles of Kempo. It was heavily influenced by the late by Chojun Miyagi and was regarded as an internal yet advanced Kata by Oyama. The name means “rotating palms” and is regarded as the connection between the old and modern Karate.

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The Power of Do Mawashi Kaiten Geri (Kyokushin Wheel Kick – 胴廻し回転蹴り)

Do Mawashi Kaiten Geri (Kyokushin Wheel Kick – 胴廻し回転蹴り)

The Power of Do Mawashi Kaiten Geri (Kyokushin Wheel Kick – 胴廻し回転蹴り): A compilation of one of the most beautiful/dangerous kicks being used effectively in Full-Contact Karate, Kickboxing and MMA. Aside from the Spinning Hook Kick, this one in particular led me to many knockouts.

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