Black Belt Karate: The Intensive Course
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Black Belt Karate: The Intensive Course

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In Black Belt Karate, Hirokazu Kanazawa, the most respected figure in the karate world, offers a systematic approach to basic karate, and provides an intensive training course. Karate is a martial art that can be practiced by anyone, regardless of age or gender, and can be undertaken at any time during a person's life. The training system employed in karate comprises three main areas: kihon (basics), kumite (sparring), and kata (forms). Using meticulously detailed explanations and illustrative photos, Kanazawa provides readers with an intensive self-study training course
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Product details

  • Hardback | 232 pages
  • 200 x 266 x 22.86mm | 970g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • black & white halftones
  • 1568365039
  • 9781568365039
  • 59,091

Review quote

A thoroughly student friendly and enthusiastically recommended addition to any personal or dojo martial arts reference collection. --The Midwest Book Review
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About Hirokazu Kanazawa

HIROKAZU KANAZAWA is the most respected figure in the karate world today, and a close disciple of Gichin Funakoshi, the father of modern karate and founder of the Shotokan school. Kanazawa founded the Shotokan Karate-do International Federation in 1979, after gaining his impressive reputation in Hawaii, the U.S. mainland, and Europe as an official trainer for the Japan Karate Association. The Shotokan Karate-do International Federation now has branches in more than 90 countries throughout the world. Kanazawa is the author of Karate Fighting Techniques published by Kodansha.
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Rating details

28 ratings
4.32 out of 5 stars
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4 32% (9)
3 11% (3)
2 0% (0)
1 4% (1)
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