Martial Art - Combat Sports When I started with the Japanese martial arts Judo and Karate at a very young age, I was not only impressed by the exoticism of the time, but especially of what was conveyed in the term "DO" and that at that time also inseparable from the arts was. The times are changing and new names are emer ging and many things have to be adapted. But a few words by Gichin Funakoshi remained in my head, in reference to martial arts, without any formal training or formal etiquette: "In the end, without technical training, you only have the technique."
Published on Dec 5, 2016
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