Black Belt Karate - Kanazawa H. - Book
  • Black Belt Karate - Kanazawa H. - Book

Black Belt Karate - Kanazawa H. - Book

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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 the
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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 the 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, including the United States. In Black Belt Karate, this preeminent figure in the karate world offers a systematic approach to basic karate. 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'ss life. The training system employed in karate is comprised of three main areas: kihon (basics), kumite (sparring) and kata (forms). Here, using meticulously detailed explanations and illustrative photos, Kanazawa offers an intensive self-study training course designed to be accessible to beginners, as well as to those who are already at an intermediate level. If practiced continuously and diligently over the course of a year, the practitioner will be able attain black-belt-level proficiency. Hirokazu Kanazawa is the President of the Shotokan-do Karate International Federation. He carries on the spirit and techniques of his teacher, Gichin Funakoshi. Born in 1931 in Iwate prefecture, Japan, he began practicing karate as a student as Takushoku University, during which time he won many karate competitions. After graduation, he became a trainer for the Japan Karate Association. His long career as an instructor began when he was invited to Hawaii in 1960. Foreword by Masatoshi Nakayama • Preface KARATE: The Fundamentals Using the Hands and Feet (1. Hands and arms, 2. Feet and legs) • Stances • Breathing Techniques for Karate • Breathing routine following each series of techniques • Mukus
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