Preparing your Teenager for Success in Life
What is Karate?
Karate translated means ‘Chinese hand’ or ‘Empty hand’. Traditionally Karate consists basically of hand and foot techniques. It is a fighting method, involving a variety of techniques, including blocks, strikes, evasions, throws, and joint manipulations. Karate practice is divided into three aspects: kihon (basics), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring). Whilst it is a practical form of self defence it is also widely practiced for sport and, for many people, it is a way of life.
What is Budoshinkai Karate-Jitsu?
Budoshinkai Karate-Jitsu’s platform is traditional Karate but this system also incorporates Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai Kickboxing & Reality Based Defence through the progressive stages. Budoshinkai Karate-Jitsu has been operating as a mixed martial arts (MMA) system since 1990, well before anybody has ever heard of MMA.
Budoshinkai is constantly evolving, whilst keeping the traditional aspects of Karate, in order to meet the challenges of a changing environment because what used to work yesterday may not necessarily work today.
What is Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is one of the fastest growing martial arts which is similar to Judo and Wrestling which employs holds, throws, joint locks and chokes to disable an opponent. It is a game of strategy to beat the opponent and is the most popular martial art for law enforcement and military agencies around the world. Learn it for Self Defence or just to deal with bullies.