Shitoryu Karate Canada – Shitoryu Karaté Canada
the 18th Pan-American Shitoryu Karate Championships - Canada 2017

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SKC Technical Seminars & Training Camp – Gatineau 2017

SKQ-Camp-June2017

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Quebec presents; Technical Seminars & Training Sessions “SKC Athletes Program“, “Preparation Camp for Shitoryu Festival“. Saturday June 3rd, 2017, 10am to 3pm.

SKC Dan Examination “Quebec Region”

SKQ-Dan-Examination-2017

Shitoryu Karate Canada & Shitoryu Karate Quebec presents; Official SKC Dan Examination (Quebec Region), Conducted by A.Tanzadeh & Shihan Larouch Hosted by Shitoryu Karate Quebec & Larouche Karate Dojo Shihan Claude Larouche Friday, June 2nd , 2017 at Shitoryu Karate … Continue reading

Technical Seminars, Windsor – Halifax 2017

Tanzadeh Shitoryu Seminar Halifax

Shitoryu Karate Canada presents; Technical Seminars Conducted by Sensei Tanzadeh, Renshi 7th Dan Hosted by Shitoryu Karate Nova Scotia, Shihan David Griffin June 17th & 18th, 2017 Location: 4404 Highway #1, Three Mile Plains  NS, B0N 2T0

Itosu Wanshu (糸洲汪輯) Kata

Sensei Tanzadeh performing Itosu Wanshu Kata

Wanshu (糸洲汪輯, also ワンシュー) The way of writing the name of this kata (汪輯) means “Wang’s Series (or Form)” and refers to the name of the diplomat Wang (1621 – 1689). A poet, calligrapher, diplomat, and martial artist in the Shaolin tradition of Fujian White Crane, he … Continue reading

Chinte (珍手) Kata

Sensei Tanzadeh performing Chinte Kata

Chinte (珍手) (“Rare Hand” or “Strange Hand”) is a kata from Shuri-te system introduced by Master Anko Itosu. It is a very old kata originating from China. Its mixture of standard movements and rarely seen techniques, vestiges of ancient forms, give this kata a … Continue reading

Seienchin (セイエンチン) Kata

Sensei Tanzadeh performing Seienchin Kata

Seienchin セイエンチン (Lull in the storm) This kata belongs to Naha-te system, from master Higaonna school. This is one of the most important kata in shitoryu karate. Tender and slow movements with deep breathing along with quick and strong movements … Continue reading

Oyadomari no Bassai (親泊の拔塞) Kata

Tanzadeh Sensei performing Oyadomari Bassai

Oyadomari no Bassai (親泊の拔塞) Kata «To breach a Fortress», version of Master Oyadomari Kokan. Although this kata belongs to Shuri-te system but modified and created by master Oyadomari Kokan of Tomari region and Tomari-te system. It is as though one … Continue reading

Ishimine no Bassai (石嶺の拔塞) Kata

Tanzadeh Sensei Performing Ishimine Bassai

Ishimine no Bassai (石嶺の拔塞) Kata «To breach a Fortress», version of Master Ishimine Peichin. This kata belongs to Shuri-te system, modified and created by master Peichin Ishimine. It is as though one was capturing an enemy castle . Forcefulness, strong … Continue reading

Matsumura ha Bassai (松村拔塞) Kata

Tanzadeh Sensei Performing Matsumura Bassai

Matsumura Bassai (松村拔塞) Kata «To breach a Fortress», version of Master Sokon Matsumura. This kata belongs to Shuri-te system, created by master Matsumura. Forcefulness, strong spirit and overflowing power are manifested in this Kata. It is as though one was … Continue reading

Seisan (十三) Kata

Tanzadeh Sensei performing Seisan kata

Seisan (十三 means ‘thirteen’), a kata from Naha-te system of Master Kanryo Higaonna. Seisan contains close range fighting techniques such as short range punches, low kicks, and directional changes to unbalance the opponent. It contains techniques performed under full tension … Continue reading