A New Era in Karate - Machida Karate and Karate Culture
This kind of research leads to deeper understanding of what is already in Karate. It has been hidden or lost for many reasons, but the guys at Karate Culture are diligently doing the work and sharing their discoveries.
Just as the Machidas have done, their Karate is clearly influenced by training in other arts.
My training at the Inosanto Academy has changed my Karate for the better. Limb destructions have long been a prominent aspect of Filipino Martial Arts, but the concept exists in all.
Karate's culture of respect, discipline, and service to others is what many Martial Arts schools lack nowadays.
This is why I choose to teach everything I know in a karate way.
Shield Karate blends arts while emphasizing the spirit and culture of Japanese Budo.
Open Minds - Loving Hearts - Dangerous Bodies