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Karate

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Youth Olympic Games

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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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Parents in Sport Week: 1-7 October

This year’s Parents in Sport Week takes place 1 – 7 October 2018.

Partners

  • H&B LSA
    O&W LSA
    Active Leicester
    Charnwood LSA
    Sport England
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Blaby LSA
    Active Rutland
    County Sport Network
    Safeguarding
  • Harborough LSA
    NWL LSA
    Equality Standard
    Melton LSA

Partners

  • Blaby LSA
    Active Rutland
  • Melton LSA
    Active Leicester
  • H&B LSA
    Sport England
  • Charnwood LSA
    County Sport Network
  • Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
  • NWL LSA
    Safeguarding
  • O&W LSA
    Leicestershire County Council