What’s in a belt?

Kind of a confusing title isn’t it? We all know that a Karate belt (Obi) is made of cotton, has several layers with an outside layer that has been dyed a certain rank color and includes stitching. So you may wonder why I would pick such an obvious title for this blog post. Let me […]

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What do you teach?

Quite often this question comes in conversations, with potential students, with former students of other arts and even instructors/students at other dojo. Since I have been in the martial arts for over 40 years now I often am surprised that people don’t really understand, or even truly know, what Okinawan Karate training entails but I […]

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