Club/Dojo Oath

We will train our hearts and bodies, for a firm unshaken spirit. We will pursue the true meaning of the Martial Way, so that in time our senses may be alert. With true vigour, we will seek to cultivate a spirit of self-denial We will observe the rules of courtesy, respect our superiors, and refrain…

Meaning of OSU

Kyokushin Spirit – The Spirit of Osu The purpose of Karate training is to train the body. To make it strong and powerful. This is not to be approached on its own. The Body is trained by training the mind. When the mind and body is strong this in turn produces a strong spirit, a strong spirit produces…

How to tie your OBI / Belt

The OBI/belt is used primarily to keep your dogi top from opening. Fold your belt in half and find the center. Place the center just below your navel and wrap both ends around your waist bringing the tips back to the front.  Make sure not to twist the belt and that the ends are even.…

Meaning of belt colours

The meaning of Belt colours in Kyokushin! From the colours of the belt one can easily judge about the rank and the level of expertise about any person doing karate. The more common colour that we come across is white and black. Where white represents the starting level, Black represents the true expert having highest…