Techniques and Kata of Okinawa-kenpo Karate-do

"Techniques of Okinawa-kenpo Karate-do"

Old style karate techniques and training methods still remain in our system.
We train with those methods, which are rarely seen in other Ryuha these days.

Tanren-hou (Training method)
"Naihanchi-dachi stance"and its step work
"Seisan-dachi stance"and its step work
"Four kinds of "back training"

Okinawa-sumo
(traditional Okinawan wrestling)

Torite (grabbing)

Buki-jutsu (weapons)
Bo-jutsu
Sai-jutsu


Our techniques, from empty hands to weapons,
are incorporated in a coherent system and consist of common basic skills.

"Kata of Okinawa-kenpo Karate-do"

Historically, Okinawa-kenpo inherited various Kata.
The following is a list of kata which are practiced at Okinawa-kenpo Karate-do, Oki-ken-kai

Karate

Naihanchi 1 ~ 3
Naihanchi 1 Naihanchi 2 Naihanchi 3 Naihanchi 4 Naihanchi 5

Seisan (Tomari-Seisan)
seisan 1 seisan 2

Passai

Kusanku (Kuniyoshi's Kusanku)

Niseishi

Pinan 1 ~ 5

Weapons

Bo-kata, Shiho-giri

Sai-kata
(known as Kuniyoshi's sai or Nakamura's sai)

Buki-no-kumigata