Tag: Karate

Tag: Karate

Karate and the importance of etiquette
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Studying martial arts is different from playing sports. While playing sports teaches teamwork and sportsmanship—both essential and highly valuable skills—martial arts adds an extra layer to this. This layer is called etiquette and it’s a form of good manners. But, in the dojo, etiquette goes even further than simple good manners. Building this etiquette in

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Committed to Black Belt Seminar
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On Sunday  8 November we held a “Committed to Black Belt” seminar at the Ashmore dojo. At Gold Coast Chito-Ryu Karate we do not have any special “Black Belt Clubs” that provide extra opportunities for those that pay for it. As far as we are concerned every student that walks in the door and is

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Karate is teaching my son good manners.
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An eye-opener and a moment of unexpected pride. I’m always proud of my children. But something happened recently that gave me an unexpected moment of pride in my son. My son doesn’t share my passion for karate. He doesn’t mind doing it but he’s not interested in fine- tuning his technique. He’d rather help out

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