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  • karate Essay

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    Fighting Fighting, or kumite, is the freestyle use of moves one has learned. During this freestyle match, the students may use any technique they have learned in their training for either defensive or offensive purposes. Fighting is involved with probably only 30 % of skill the student has. However, this is a very important part of the whole. As mention earlier, katas help in perfecting the moves and the focus of executing them. On the other hand, fighting employs these moves. Practicing

  • Descriptive Essay : Karate Floor

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    my parents dropped me off at Karate America to take Karate lessons. I knew it was where I belonged the moment I step foot onto their “Karate floor”, which was 8 wrestling mats sprawled across the ground. I was always discouraged to do other sports, I could never throw, catch, or run as well as all the other kids, but I found solace on the Karate floor. Here, it wasn 't about whether or not you could throw, the only thing that mattered is if you gave it your all. Karate became one of the few sports

  • Karate Test Essay

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    day, and as soon as we hit the parking lot and my mom put her arm around me, the flood could not be dammed. I cried until there wasn’t a single tear left, and then I cried some more. I didn’t know what to do. As long as I had been taking karate at that school, I had never failed so miserably. I didn’t want to accept it. But, as it often did with many bad feelings, a big cone of Graeter’s double chocolate chip ice cream helped to heal my sorrow, and from there I just had to suck it up

  • Persuasive Speech On Karate Knife

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    cuts of karate moves. Logo “Rokdojo” Title “Tips on Choosing the Karate Gi and Belt, and How To Tie Your Belt” Greeting Welcome to Rokdojo Karate, the traditional Okinawan Goju ryu karate studio. This time I would like to share some tips on choosing the karate-gi and belt, and how to tie a belt. Title: “Choosing the karate-gi” Despite in the US and maybe in some other countries certain karate studios have their practitioners wearing black or colored karate-gi, the traditional karate-gi is in

  • Persuasive Speech About Karate

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    own shadow. The shy kid, the tall kid, the weak kid, constantly being harassed and bullied. One evening, I decided to join karate to learn how to protect myself. Enough was enough. Now, fighting is never the answer, however, if left with no options, you need to know how to defend yourself. Being in this situation has happened too often. I'm excited to say that karate has changed my life in ways I never thought possible. Martial arts have prepared me with the skill I need to protect and defend

  • Literary Analysis : ' The Karate Kid '

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    Richard Badon Harold Washington College Comp 102 Literary Analysis Follow your dream, but be patient while doing so: The Karate Kid 12-year old Dre Parker could’ve potentially been one of the most well-known, favored kids in all of Detroit, but his mother Sherry accepted a new job offer that forced them to relocate to China. Shortly, after arriving in the new country, Dre becomes friends with a fellow classmate, Mei Ying, who he instantly develops feelings for, only to make an enemy of the class

  • Personal Statement : Karate Training

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    who ask me about my karate training often ask, “Alec, what is the appeal in karate that keeps you going?” I usually tell about the great journey it takes from white to black belt, about the years of dedication it took me to get as far as I have today, and how I want to keep that going. In doing this however, I will usually avoid talking about the black belt itself, knowing that they probably expected me to talk about it. Outsiders who don’t have any extensive knowledge of karate often think about the

  • Karate : An Asian System Of Unarmed Combat

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    What Karate Has Done To Me “Yes I do karate, no that doesn’t mean I’m going to beat you up, and no I will not randomly show you a really cool complicated move”! Karate: an Asian system of unarmed combat using the hands and feet to deliver and block blows, widely practiced as a sport. Karate is performed barefoot in loose padded clothing, with a colored belt indicating the level of skill, and involves mental as well as physical training. I have been doing karate for ten years I started when I

  • History of Kickboxing Martial Arts

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    Fighting Is Art Since the dawn of time, man has had to fight for one reason or another. There has been war using weapons, sword fights between individuals, and then there are modern day wars battled out in the cage. Kickboxing has had many uses in the past, but it is one of the most popular sports in today’s culture. It is a very useful skill to learn. There is no mistake that martial arts are dangerous, but if properly taught, a perfectly disciplined warrior will be a result. Warrior

  • Life Changing Moments

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    time I led a class at my karate studio. I have been training in Bok Fu Do for almost nine years, and I have been involved in teaching for six of those years. Long before my time leading classes as an instructor I was invited to the Junior Trainee Program in the middle of the sixth grade. As a member of this program, I attended an additional class that focused on slightly higher level material as well as the basics of being a teacher. My first experiences teaching karate involved little more than