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Karate Kata Applications

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Karate Kata Applications by Aidan Trimble
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In the practice of karate, throughout the world and all levels, there is one sure constant - the Kata. These formal sequences of karate techniques form the basis of all proper practice, and their range in degree of difficulty means that they can be taught throughout a student's career. This new edition, which first appeared as two separate volumes, covers the first thirteen Shotokan Kata- Heian Shodan, Heian Nidan, Heian Sandan, Heian Yondan, Heian Godan, Tekki Shodan, Bassai-Dai, Empi, Sochin, Jion, Hangetsu and Nijushiho. Fully illustrated with photographs of each move, the accompanying text explains each sequence fully and clearly with a thorough investigation of the Kata's 'bunkai' or application. The authors concentrate not only on physical conditioning, but also on the correct mental and spiritual attitude. Complete with an exploration of the historical background and development of the Kata, this book will prove indispensable to all students of karate.

Author Biography

Vince Morris (Author) Vince Morris is a leading authority in the world of karate, with more that fifty years of martial arts experience. He regularly taught Tactical Officer Protection courses at the Antwerp Police Academy and for a variety of other Law Enforcement agencies. Vince has developed Kissaki-Kai Karate into a well-rounded system of personal protection, branching all over the world. He has produced a number of videos and books on applied karate. Now based in America at the Kissaki-Kai Honbu Dojo, Vince continues to oversee the development of Kissaki-Kai Karate-Do International.Aidan Trimble (Author) Aidan Trimble is the Chief Instructor to the Federation of Shotokan Karate and a former British, European and World Karate Champion, winning the world title in Tokyo - the home of Karate. Aidan has trained with some of the world's leading teachers of 'traditional' and 'sport' karate and is now an award-winning instructor and teacher who is in demand throughout the world. He can be contacted via www.fsk-karate.com.
Release date NZ
July 6th, 1995
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
1
Imprint
Stanley Paul & Co Ltd
Pages
224
Dimensions
189x246x13
ISBN-13
9780091809386
Product ID
1643900

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