Sanzinsoo Okinawan Gojuryu Karate - The Sequel
Hawaii Karate Seinenkai

Chi-I-Do International Organization

Ryukyu Kobudo (German)

Goshin Budo Indonesia
Important notice: GeoCities is closing.

Dear friends,

I regret to inform you that Yahoo! GeoCities, this website, is closing on October 26, 2009.

On October 26, 2009, this GeoCities website will no longer appear on the Web.

So, please visit my Blog mentioned below from now on.

http://yamada-san.blogspot.com

With best regards,

Kiyotaka Yamada (aka Sanzinsoo)

VISIT MY BLOG.
http://yamada-san.blogspot.com/


Welcome to my second website! This is the sequel to Sanzinsoo Okinawan Gojuryu Karate.


Our Suparinpe ends in Nekoashi Dachi stance.


I have translated Japanese articles about Okinawan karate into English. They are as follows. Click the title to read my translations.


NEW
KANRYO HIGAONNA REVIVED NAHA-TE
Remarks: Written by Shoshin Nagamine. The original Japanese title "Nafadii Chuko No So, Kengo Higaonna Kanryo" (= Kanryo Higaonna, the karate expert, who revived Naha-Te or Naha style karate) The article appeared in the monthly magazine "Aoi Umi" February 1978 issue (No.70) published by Aoi Umi Shuppansha (pages 111-113).



My hobby is practicing Okinawan Gojuryu Karate and Ryukyu Kobudo. I would like to share my knowledge of Gojuryu Kata with you. Click the Kata name to see my photos or videos.


NEW
SUPARINPE (Video Clip)
Kata performed by Sanzinsoo
March 2008
Our Suparinpe ends in Neko-ashi Dachi stance. I believe that the Neko-ashi Dachi ending is the original version.

SHISOCHIN (Video Clip - WMV 1.08MB)
Kata demonstrated by Sanzinsoo
December 2006


GEKISAI ICHI (Video Clip - WMV 628KB)
Kata demonstrated by Sanzinsoo
December 2006


KURURUNFA (Part 1)
This Kata has several Jujutsu-like techniques such as joint locks and throwing.
(Sequential Photos No.1 --- No.22)

KURURUNFA (Part 2)
(Sequential Photos No.23 --- No.41)

KURURUNFA (Part 3)
(Sequential Photos No.42 --- No.61)

KURURUNFA (Part 4)
(Sequential Photos No.62 --- No.75)

KURURUNFA (Video)
a video clip of Kata "Kururunfa"


SHISOCHIN (Part 1)
This Kata starts with Nukite, not clenched fists. The angle of both hands is slightly different from Uechi-ryu’s Sanchin.
(Sequential Photos No.1 --- No.17)

SHISOCHIN (Part 2)
(Sequential Photos No.18 --- No.32)

SHISOCHIN (Part 3)
(Sequential Photos No.33 --- No.48)

SHISOCHIN (Part 4)
(Sequential Photos No.49 --- No.57)

SHISOCHIN (Part 5)
(Sequential Photos No.58 --- No.70)

Kow Loon Ong Sensei
Nine Dragons Martial Arts

Goju-ryu Network

Ryukyu Kobudo (German Version)
My Karate Lineage:
Kanryo Higaonna - Chojun Miyagi - Seiko Higa - Eikichi Fukumoto - Kiyotaka Yamada




* Click the play button to hear music.
* MIDI Okinawan music "Tanchame" (= Let’s go to the beach in front of Tancha Village to catch small fish.) courtesy of Mr. Haruka Arakaki.






* This website was first established on 03/30/06 (= March 30, 2006).

Visit also my first website.
http://UK.geocities.com/sanzinsoo/index.html


Visit also my blog.
http://yamada-san.blogspot.com/
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