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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

Chrissie Howard, 4th Dan, HDKI England After what felt like a mammoth trip – and certainly the longest I have ever spent travelling – we…

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First Annual Fall Keiko – HDKI California – 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 – Part One – The Principle

by Steve Bailes, 4th Dan, Blackwater Valley Shotokan Karate In my last article I wrote in depth about the important elements of jiyu ippon kumite,…

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Sapporo Snow Festival – 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, Ist Dan, HDKI England If kata is the answer, what’s the question? In our last shinbun, I waved aside the modern fixation…

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Sanjo Dojo – Student Profile

Student Profile – Phoenix Thornton-Mitchell Phoenix is a 6. He has been a Sanjo member since March 2018 and attends training with his dad. He…

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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

Keep up to date with all of our events, they can be found on the HDKI App. 2019 is looking very busy!  Keep an eye out…

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