Month: August 2019

The Kick, The Punch and The Chop

The Mighty Kick How many times have we marvelled at the way the heroes on the silver screen knock out the greasy looking villain with a kick to his face? A kick is basically a strike with the leg to any part of the opponent’s body. A kick that is well- calculated and timed can…



Can Karate Be The Key To Fighting Cancer? The Case Studies.

The Big C: A Disease That Requires Unique Solutions Anyone who has fought Cancer or known a person who survived it is aware that the disease takes its toll. If caught at a late stage, it is rarely curable, and even when the body can submit it to defeat, it leaves its mark. It is…



The World of Karate

Karate-do –An introduction The self- defence technique that originated from Okinawa is what is widely now know as Karate –do or simply Karate. A martial artist well versed in Karate is called a Karateka. Split into two, the word “kara” means empty and “te” means hand and “do’ means way. The word in itself is…



Karate-It’s Roots and Origin

The ancient art of self_defence Of all known martial arts, Karate is perhaps the most popular and most sought-after. To the common man, the name conjures up images of the iconic Bruce Lee along with kicks and blows delivered with lightning speed. Most of the time, the bad opponent is left writhing on the floor…