This section will open a page that contains all of the Shotokan Katas and AFSK Videos. The videos are a true asset into how the kata is performed.

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Kihon is a Japanese term meaning "basics" or "fundamentals." This section will refer to the basic techniques that are taught and practiced as the foundation of Shotokan Karate.

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This glossary will allow you to learn and understand basic Japanese terminology and information regarding the art of Shotokan.

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is a Japanese term meaning "Freestyle Fighting". Kumite is the part of karate in which a person trains against an adversary, using the techniques learned from the Kihon and Kata lessons and training events. This section will touch on Kumite in Shotokan Karate.

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Colored belts represent levels of progress for students of martial arts. This document will describe the levels of belts and the proficiency needed to accomplish those levels.

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