Sensei says….”Keep down!”

On November 26, 2010, in General, by gordonfong
Shiomitsu Sensei in Norway

Understand how to use your bodyweight

Just borrowing this from those Norwegians…


European championships in Rome

On November 20, 2010, in Events, by gordonfong

Well done to Massimo Conti and his organising committee of this year’s Wado Academy European Championships held in Rome, Italy. It was a great day’s event with lots of exciting action and fantastic atmosphere.

The 2012 European Championships will be held in Portugal. See you all in lovely Lisbon.

The moments before kata

The moments before kata

Rome Kumite

Rome Kumite


The Secret Keyhole

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2010 Rome kata

Photos from the kata event at the European Championships in Rome 2010.

2010 Rome kumite

Kumite event

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The Wado Tree

On November 20, 2010, in General, by gordonfong

Whilst I am sorting the rest of the web site, let me post something to keep you going.

This image comes from another web site where Shiomitsu Sensei drew all the connections and facets that make up Wado Ryu.

Wado Tree

As you can see, many different things forming the foundations of Wado Ryu Karate Do.

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