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Sensei Fogarasi made comments about the importance of kihon and I know there are those who dread the basics, but I agree with him that they are the foundation of everything we do. From your post I understand that kihon, with its exaggerated moves its suppose to teach me ideal form of specific moves, that in combat situation due to stress and factor X, is going to diminish and still will be effective.

From what i saw I like many elements of Koykushin, conditioning, philosophical aspects, knockdown kumite, but one thing bothers me hard since my Shotokan trainings. Today some Kyokushin groups are again practicing those Katas and some schools have include them in theirs requirements for grading.

It is the Chinese origin, brought back to Okinawa by Kanryo Higaonna.

Kihon – The Alphabet of Kyokushin Karate | The Martial Way

In order to completely myokushin and master these techniques, it is said one must practice them times a day. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

So when you do have to deliver the fighting version, you will do so with proper mechanics and more power and force. Like building our vocabulary.

And I think that is why we have it a lot in kata. Why do I say this? Mar 26, Messages: After some time after receiving the info from you, some ideas came to my mind. It was be better to do shadow boxing with “normal” high kyoksuhin since You fight with that position. Joe HallenbeckMay 10, BoranMay 17, Thank you for this article.


Kyokushin was founded by Masutatsu Oyama in The Kihon Geiko presented here is not an official of any Kyokushin Organization it is only a basic representation of what we learn in our school.

Even though the stance is higher and the back leg pushes through the ball of the foot is resembles zenkutsu dachi. Heiho Tactics iyokushin Strategy.

We form the triangle with our hands, and we lean back and stare through it toward the universe and the rising sun. Tai Sabaki Body movement, Ashi Sabaki: Your email address will not be published. Te Waza Hand Techniques. The same thing applies to training basic techniques in karate–they are idealized ways of practicing proper form so that when you actually apply it in competition or self defense you don’t lose so much of your technique that you can no longer apply it effectively.

Stepping too much and sending the center of gravity back takes away from the forward projection of the stance, which is what front stance is about. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. If you are concerned about doing kihon and kata for tradition’s sake and don’t want to do that, you will have to ask the Sensei of that dojo whether they work practical bunkai or not and how much they do it.

Jan 25, Messages: Genkotsu or Kyusho Jutsu Vital nerve or pressing points attack The class last night focused on kihon, and I loved it. The Northern Kata include: Leave your boxing and MT at the door. The legs usually become very tired in this Kata, and a strong spirit is needed to persevere, instead of giving up.


There’s a boxing gym two blocks away from me where the coach is a former national champion – they “punch air” at the start of every training session. She was a very good teacher and focused on perfecting our basic techniques.

Know Your Kyokushin Kihon | The Martial Way

Why waste time on such of things? Generally it is only found in Kyokushin derived styles and in Chinese Kempo schools where it probably originated.

Learning proper use of this now will aid in more advanced use of hip rotations and hanmi later on in the intermediate to advanced stages. Robert, thank you for taking the time to read my blog and leaving your comment. The opening move of the Kata is the forming of a triangle above the head.

Geri Waza Foot or Kicks Techniques. Since all thinking must start from kamae, here goes:. Kumite, which means fighting or sparring, is where individuals test the skills they learned in kata by going up against other karate students in fighting situations. This Kata was Introducido en Okinawa en Sadly, her school closed.

Karate Kyokushin pointless kihon-like techniques

Right…I know zenkutsu dachi has more secrets but I think this is the first idea to be learned. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

Focusing on keeping your center and not raising up kyokushkn moving with your chest. Exasperated, but driven to perfect it, knowing there is no perfection.