links & resources

Books, websites, resources

Websites  - Clubs/Associations

Websites – Resources

  • Dynamic Karate – (Nakayama) – the original bible of shotokan karate – contains all you need to know from basics to stances, to kicks, punches and strikes
  • Complete Kata – by Hirokazu Kanazawa - provides a comprehensive step by step guide to each of the Shotokan kata 
  • Fighting Techniques (Kumite) – by Hirokazu Kanazawa
  • Best Karate – volumes 1-11 (Nakayama) – basics through to kata (except Ji’in)
  • Winning Kumite Strategies Vol 1 and Vol 2 (by Matt Price). Break down of kumite drills (competition oriented drills)
  • Applied karate Vols 1-3 (by Senseis Hazard/Trimble)