19th Jan 2021 archive

Dragon Festival

Ashihara Karate World Cup The Dragon Festival with noted artists like Don Wilson, Cynthia Rothrock, Art Camacho and others is tentatively scheduled to be held in Cape Town once the pandemic normalises. Featuring various martial arts activities including the Ashihara Karate, seminars and others and meet and greet with the “attractions” – it promises to …

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Street Fight Karate – Ashihara Style

Street Fight Karate – Ashihara StyleKarate with a difference? Are Japanese karate teachers afraid of imparting the original art of karate to practitioners outside of Japan? Or more to the point, is Japan itself now becoming a major exporter of non-traditional martial arts? Has the time arrived for an abbreviated karate, different in intent and …

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