Monthly Archives: April 2011

Monday Class

Hi! In class yesterday, we practiced our tournament katas because the tournament is next Saturday! Yay! I have been working on my kata really hard, and I got some great last minute tips from my instructor last night. Also, last … Continue reading

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Tuesday Class

Hi! In class on Tuesday, we learned that we should always scoot our back foot forward while we spar, not our front foot, so we don’t lose our balance. Also, we should always angle, and try to do combinations in … Continue reading

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Techniques

Bonjour! On Tuesday, it was a really good class, because we learned some useful tips about sparring. I learned that you stay in a guard for only three seconds, at the most, so… the timing is one, two, attack, not … Continue reading

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Brown Belt Test Part 2 – Sparring

Hello! Anyway, I am now a brown belt, I passed my sparring test! It was so hard, and to think that my black belt test will be forty-five minutes instead of fifteen minutes of non-stop sparring. It went pretty well, but … Continue reading

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Monday Class

Hello! I learned some self defenses yesterday, so that is what this post is about. 1. Right Hook Punch           1. Step in with  your left foot in front, then block your left hand against their right bicep.           2. … Continue reading

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Brown Belt Test Part 1

Hello! I did my Wansu Kata test last night at karate, and I passed! I am halfway to being a brown belt. On Tuesday I have a sparring test, but you do not have to win, you just cannot give … Continue reading

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