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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…

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…

Why Should Kids Learn Karate?

Why should kids learn karate? In today’s society, we are seeing a major shift. Children are more aggressive and less respectful. They are showing more anger and getting into more trouble then in the past. Why? Some people will say it is how they are being raised but not all parents want to see their children…