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Tuesday 26th September

What is Karate?

Karate is a striking martial art

Karate is a martial art developed on the Ryukyu Islands in what is now Okinawa, Japan. Karate is predominantly a striking art using punching, kicking, knee strikes, elbow strikes and open hand techniques. Karate can be practiced as an art, sport, or as self defense training. Karate training is commonly divided into kihon (basics or fundamentals), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).

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  • Harborough District Council
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  • Sport England
    British Heart Foundation
  • Age UK L&R
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • QUEST
    County Sport Network
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Blaby District Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
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    Leicester City Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Loughborough University
  • Safeguarding
    Melton Borough Council
  • Leicestershire County Council