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TRUE KARATE IS THIS: THAT IN DAILY LIFE ONE’S MIND AND BODY BE TRAINED AND DEVELOPED IN A SPIRIT OF HUMILITY, AND THAT IN CRITICAL TIMES, ONE BE DEVOTED UTTERLY TO THE CAUSE OF JUSTICE.
The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants.
The ultimate aim of martial arts is not having to use them
You can only fight the way you practice.
Roundhouse kick (mawashi geri) is the kicking technique that combines forward, upward and sideways directions. In order to produce maximum speed and power and maintain the balance at the same time, both legs have to be engaged in optimal way. That means that support leg can accumulate maximum amount of energy before it transfers it to kicking leg. The accumulation…