What is Karate? By: Shojiro Koyama

WHAT IS KARATE By: Shojiro Koyama Translated by J. Ondrusek One grandparent of karate originates in the life-or-death environment of the front line of warfare. It was a systematized collection…

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The Concept of Japanese Karate

The Concept of Japanese Karate

Welcome to the JKA•WF America blog. Our first post is an article from one of the founders of JKAWFA and my Sensei – Shojiro Koyama Sensei. Koyama Sensei held annual…

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2020 USA•JKA Tryouts

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The Funakoshi World Cup is the JKA World Karate Championships held every three years. It was to be in Tokyo, Japan in mid October this year. We are hopeful it…

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