Nunchaku: Karate Weapon of Self-Defence

Nunchaku: Karate Weapon of Self-Defence

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The nunchaku is a weapon used by karate students in the practice of kobudo, a weapons art that evolved along with karate centuries past in Okinawa. Movements used in kobudo and nunchaku training in this video, are base on karate movements, the weapon being considered an extension of the hands and body. The repeatable format of this 60-minute instructional martial arts program should allow students with good karate basics to learn to use the nunchaku in a traditional manner.
Fumio Demura studied under Ryusho Sakagami and kenshin Taira, the legendary Okinawan master. Demura has been studing kobudo and karate for 34 years, and is a member of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) national technical committee. He is president of the Japan Karate Federation (JKF) of America, and president of JKF International, and has been twice honored by BLACK BELT Magazine's Hall of Fame, once in 1969 as Karate Sensei of the Year, and again in 1975 as Martial Artist of the Year. Demura travels extensively teaching as his various schools and giving demonstrations all over the world. He is the author of seven martial arts how-to books for Ohara Publications, Inc.
This instructional program covers:
How to Grip the Nunchaku
Grasping Positions
Blocking, Stricking
Warm-up Calisthenics
Karate and Nunchaku Similarities
Whipping Techniques
Footwork With Whipping Techniques
Applied Attacking Techniques
Applied Block and Counter Techniques.
Format DVD
Run Time (Mins) No
Number of Discs No
Rated N/A
Weight (kg) 0.0000

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