This introduction to sport competition teaches you in detail how to use your potential and your technical skills to defeat your opponents in Karate competition. Master Miyake shows hundred of basic, intermediate, and advanced sparring combinations used by the great karate champions. This is the perfect guide to understanding offensive and defensive tactics as used in elite competition, making it the most authoritative DVD of its kind about the subject of Kumite. This two-DVD set is for all students attempting to bridge the gap between Karate basics and winning tournament competition.
Kunio Miyake began teaching the martial arts in Japan. At the same time, he was teaching modern Japanese language and literature at the high school level. He moved to the United States in 1985 and quickly established Shuko-Kai U.S.A. With many years of experience in the arts of Budo, Mr. Miyake is considered one of the most knowledgeable instructors in the art of karate. Miyake Sensei has earned a high level of respect by sharing karate-do with love, empathy, and dedication.