Bunkai Gold 2020 week 19
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Karate-do is The Way of the Empty Hand. It is taught using Kihon - basics; kumite - sparring; and kata - form. The analysis of form is bunkai. The use of analysis is oyo.
In this week's example, we are using examples from several different kata. The morote uke of Heian Godan, also known as Pinan Godan, the morote uke of Seiyunchin "catching a kick" from Wankan, Nijushiho and Gojushiho and some common sense principles, too. The idea is to show that where two hands are used it is because two hands are both necessary...
Bunkai Gold is produced by John Burke. Ranked 6th Dan, titled Renshi, John is the author of 5 books on practical kata applications and more than 50 DVDs. He is a full-time Karate instructor in Devon, UK. His seminars are tught across the UK and interenationally.