Traditional vs Sports Karate

What is the difference between sports karate and traditional karate? Before you select a karate school, you need to make sure you know and understand which form of karate you’re enrolling in. Basically, there are two different types of karate classes. I am not talking about all the different styles of karate and I am not including other martial arts in this grouping. I am talking about...

Shu-Ha-Ri: My Life in Japanese Karate

Shihan Woon-A-Tai's memoirs will captivate the reader. From his humble beginnings as an impoverished youth growing up in Guyana, he would find karate after seeing Karate-Do: Hands of Death, during the film, one scene takes place in Japanese Karate dojo. The demonstration of karate techniques intrigued Frank Woon-A-Tai and little did he know that he was about to set out on a...