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An Art, Not a Product

An Art, Not a Product By Mihail Alexandrov, 4th kyu The modern world seems to have become an endless flurry of events and stimuli. Whether…

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A First Glimpse of Mt. Fuji

  After what felt like a mammoth trip and certainly the longest, I have ever spent travelling – we finally arrived in Japan. It was…

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First Annual Fall Keiko – HDKI Calilfornia – Tony Hunt’s Karate-Do Seishin Shotokan

Greetings from HDKI California!   Here at Tony Hunt’s Karate-Do Seishin Shotokan in Auburn, we had the honor to host the Sunday Morning Keiko California…

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Making the Grade

As many of you may know, whether through my writing or through talking to me, the concept of Shu-Ha-Ri is very important in my approach…

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The Importance of Jiyu Kumite

We start Ji Yu Kumite at 3rd Kyu (Brown Belt) denoting the start of the dangerous level in the kyu grades. The transition from Kihon…

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Karate Adventure – Japan 2020

February 2020: Three days in Sapporo, Hokkaido exploring the Yuki Matsuri (Snow Festival  Four Days in Tokyo Karate and Sightseeing Four Days in Okinawa Karate…

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If The Answer is Kata, What’s the Question?

By Robey Jenkins, HDKI Shodan If kata is the answer, what’s the question? In our last shinbun, I waved aside the modern fixation upon bunkai…

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Sanjo Dojo – Student Profile

Sanjo Dojo Student Profile – Phoenix Thornton-Mitchell Phoenix is a 6 year old lad that has been a Sanjo member since March 2018 and attends…

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Karate Photo Contest – HDKI SHINBUN

  For our next Shinbun issue… Submit a photo of yourself doing Karate in the most unique location!! The deadline for submission is November 1st…

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Calendar of Global Events

Ireland 8th September 2018  Chrissie Howard and Andrea Carbon at Hombu Dojo, Dublin 10th November 2018   Scott in Abbeyfeale, Co Kerry 1st December 2018…

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