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Monthly Archives: April 2016

Black Belts Training Session


Shitoryu Karate Canada presents Black Belts Training Session Every First Saturday of Each Month  (11:30am – 12:30 pm) Conducted by: A. Tanzadeh, Renshi, 7th Dan Location: 4005 Chesswood Dr,  North York, ON M3J 2R8 (it is around Finch & Dufferin … Continue reading

Mawashi Geri “Roundhouse Kick”


Certainly the mawashi geri (round kick or round-house kick)  is a difficult kick and many karate-ka do it rather poorly. You can perform and practice Mawashi Geri from any stance. Bring the knee of the kicking leg up to side … Continue reading

Ura Uchi to the side “Uraken”

Sensei Tanzadeh Performing Yoko Ura Uchi "Uraken"

Starting by holding your both arms in front of your body ‹fists are in same level with shoulders and palms facing each other›, start by snapping motion of your hand and strike with backfist to your side ‹eye direction is … Continue reading

Renzoku Kihon = Combination Basic Techniques


Block & Punch Combination (Chudan Yoko Uke, Chudan Gyaku Zuki);  Do Hidari Chudan Yoko Uke on Hidari Neko Ashi Dachi with your left arm, then shift your left foot to Hidrai Zenkutsu Dachi and punch (Migi Chudan Gyaku Zuki) with … Continue reading

Kosokun (公相君) ‘Sho’ Kata


Kosokun (公相君) also called Kushanku, is a kata from Shuri-te system. There are different versions of this kata which practices in Shitoryu Karate: Kosokun –Sho, Kosokun-Dai, Shiho-Kosokun and a version of Master Yara from village of Chatan (Called Chatan Yara Kushanku). The … Continue reading

Renzoku Ido Kihon = Combination Moving Basic Techniques


Block, Kick and Punch Combination – moving forward; Do Chudan Yoko Uke on Migi Neko Ashi Dachi with your right arm, then kick (Jodan Mawashi Geri) to the front, then land on Hidari Zenkutsu Dachi, punch (Migi Chudan Gyaku Zuki) … Continue reading