Kata as a Training Method (podcast)

Iain Abernethy - The Practical Application Of Karate show

Summary: <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/file_attach/kata_as_a_training_method_PC.jpg" style="float: right; height: 200px; margin: 5px 12px; width: 200px;">In this podcast I discuss kata as a training method with Daniel Marino of the Motion Martial Arts Podcast! The podcast was recorded at my recent residential course and covers the kata training process, some of my favourite quotes from the past masters, and the relationship between kata and live practise.</p> <p>Some topics covered include:</p> <p><strong>The Kata Training Process</strong></p> <p><strong>How Kata Should Inform Live Practise</strong></p> <p><strong>The Type of Grappling in Kata</strong></p> <p><strong>Consensual vs. Non-Consensual Violence</strong></p> <p><strong>The Role and Value of Solo Kata</strong></p> <p><strong>Key Quotes from Itosu, Funakoshi, Mabuni, Motobu, etc</strong></p> <p><strong>And More Besides!</strong></p> <p>It was a fun discussion which I am sure you will enjoy!</p> <p>Master Ken – Yes! THE Master Ken! – also makes a brief cameo at the end of the podcast too! Thanks for the support of the podcast! I’ll be back with more soon!</p> <p>All the best,</p> <p>Iain</p>