Questions and Answers about Shotokan Karate

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Beginners and those in lower grades often have 'background' questions which they would like to get answers to. Below are links to pages which provide information about a wide-range of subjects students express an interest in.

Here you can find out all about LSKC history, what the Japan Karate Association is, terminology you'll hear when you train, correct behaviour in a class, and how exactly you are supposed to tie your belt! Click below for detailed information: 

• About Shotokan Karate

• About the Japan Karate Association (JKA)

• 'Kumite' and 'Kata' explained

• Other words & terms used in training

• About Etiquette in Class

• LSKC History

• LSKC Committee

• Tying your belt (youtube link)