BASSAI SHO kata & application volume 14
Bassai Sho is seen as an adjunct to Bassai Dai kata. Usually reserved for existing black belt karate practitioners, there are few who teach what the kata is for.
In this video, about an hour long, John Burke sensei demonstrates how the moves from the kata can be used to strike at anatomically vulnerable locations, lock joints, and throw an opponent. This is a companion video to the book "Fortress Storming - the minor version".
This is an opportunity to see how the move that looks like "blocking a bo staff" can be used in a practical way...