Martial Arts Planet



Go Back   Martial Arts Planet » Styles » Karate
Supporting Members MAP Shop Banned User List Terms of Service

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 10-May-2017, 04:14 AM
Braka Braka is offline
Registered Mapper
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 4
Historical footage of Shotokan Karate for Self Defence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FctRFdRZ7o

Thoughts? it's interesting when people say that old Karate was more effective.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-May-2017, 01:40 PM
Tom bayley Tom bayley is offline
Valued Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 1,322
Film shows good mechanics but does not show credible attacks. It is a film of its time. More important as a historical document than for speaking to the effectiveness or otherwise of karate. I liked the gardens.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT. The time now is 09:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.