Kata Videos of OKINAWA KARATE INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT The Youtube channel fo the OKINAWA KARATE INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT just added a large amount of kata.To be exact, there are kata of the Shuri te Tomari te Lineage , kata of the Naha te Lineage , kata of b jutsu, and kata of saijutsu I don t know whether these kata were filmed as a reference material for the judges to be able to know the kata Kata movie THE st OKINAWA KARATE Kata Movie Shuri te kei Tomari te kei PINAN Sho Dan PINAN Ni Dan PINAN San Dan PINAN Yon Dan PINAN Go Dan NAIHANCHI Sho Dan NAIHANCHI Ni THE st OKINAWA KARATE INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT The st Okinawa Karate International Tournament official website is sponsored by The st Okinawa Karate International Tournament Executive Committee, Okinawa Kenshin Kan Karate and Kobudo Okinawan Karate As Grand Master of the largest karate federation on Okinawa I welcome each of you to the study of this time honored sport My teaching techniques are based on Traditional Okinawan Martial Arts learning methods. The Kata of Goju Ryu Uchinadi Kan Homepage The Gekisai Kata were formulated by Chojun Miyagi Sensei in as a form of physical exercise for high school boys and to help popularize Goju Ryu among the public of Okinawa. Classical Kata of Okinawan Karate Japanese Arts Classical Kata of Okinawan Karate Japanese Arts Pat McCarthy on FREE shipping on qualifying offers McCarthy, a shorinji ryu stylist and triple crown winner of the North American Karate Championships in Okinawan martial arts Okinawan martial arts refers to the martial arts, such as karate, tegumi and Okinawan kobud , which originated among the indigenous people of Okinawa Island.Due to its central location, Okinawa was influenced by various cultures with a long history of trade and cultural exchange, including Japan, China and Southeast Asia, that greatly influenced the development of martial arts on Okinawa. Traditional Karate Do Okinawa Goju Ryu, Vol The The volumes of Higaonna Sensei s traditional karate do is the most extensive and well researched manual I ve ever read Each volume contains step by step bunkai of each kata as well as thoroughly researched history of Chojun Miyagi Sensei and of karate itself. The Karate Do Special Committee The Fukyugata The Karate Do Special Committee The Fukyugata Promotional Kata By Charles C Goodin It is the first kata taught to a new student of Matsubayashi Ryu and usually the last kata to be performed in rensoku without count manner by the entire class at the end of each training session Consisting of just twenty one movements, the kata Karate Funakoshi changed the names of many kata and the name of the art itself at least on mainland Japan , doing so to get karate accepted by the Japanese bud organization Dai Nippon Butoku Kai.Funakoshi also gave Japanese names to many of the kata.