This book is ideal for ... all karateka as a reference book who want to improve and internalize the sequences of Shōtōkan-Kata up to black belt.
Who has not experienced the following situation? You learn a kata, practice it a few times and then not again for a long time. So it happens again and again that in the middle of the kata uncertainties arise and the practitioner no longer knows how to continue. "If I had the opportunity to look somewhere, I would soon master the sequence again." This book is intended to be nothing more than exactly that desired reference book for all kata up to black belt. Thanks to the illustrations, further graphics and precise explanations, all relevant details of each kata are presented in a simple and understandable way.
Illustrated representations of all techniques from three different perspectives
Clear and detailed graphical representations
Overview of all kata at a glance
Supplementary explanations of difficult sections of the kata
Explanations of Japanese terms through graphics
The following kata are included:
Author: Fiore Tartaglia Publisher: Spectra Design & Verlag Format: 17 x 24 cm Binding: Paperback Size: 108 pages ISBN: 978-3-937745-13-8 Original edition: 1st German edition | 2001 English edition: 2003 Article number: SKUBB Additional information: Total 1,700 drawings Language: English