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Karate is a striking martial art

An Overview of Karate

Karate is a martial art developed on the Ryukyu Islands in what is now Okinawa, Japan. Karate is predominantly a striking art using punching, kicking, knee strikes, elbow strikes and open hand techniques. Karate can be practiced as an art, sport, or as self defense training. Karate training is commonly divided into kihon (basics or fundamentals), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).

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This Girl Can

Tue, 01 Sep 2020

No one gets to choose how you exercise other than you. Your body, your call. And whatever that looks like, we think it’s worth celebrating.
Merriott Sports and Social Club

Merriott Sports and Social Club

Venue for Karate, Zumba, Table Tennis, Skittles, Darts, Pool, Majorettes. and also post match refreshments for local sport teams.

Kuk Sool Won of Yeovil - Traditional Korean Family Martial Arts

Kuk Sool Won of Yeovil - Traditional Korean Family Martial Arts

Traditional Korean Family Martial Arts.

Suitable for children and adults, young and old, male and female.

Two free martial arts taster classes available .

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