Thu, Oct 25|
One Strike Buffalo IsshinRyu Karate Kobu
Our First 100 Kata Challenge Day 2018
The 5th annual Worldwide 100 Kata for Karate Day Challenge event is a participation event that celebrates the rich tradition of Okinawan karate practice handed down over the centuries and now practiced worldwide by an ever growing number of karateka. In Okinawa and various dojos worldwide.
Time & Location
Oct 25, 2018, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
One Strike Buffalo IsshinRyu Karate Kobu, 3720 South Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14219, USA
About the event
There wll be no regular class scheduled that day.
Register online at
Please be sure to enter One Strike Buffalo Isshin Ryu Karate and Kobudo as your school and the charity that we are supporting this year is Kathleen Mary House organization - a nearby safe haven for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
Please also register here for our local event so i can have an idea of the number of participants.
This international martial arts event led from Okinawa, the home of kobudo and karate consists of performing 100 kata in sequence. Participants are free to choose a preferred kata, and progress at their own pace. Participation is open to all ages and levels. Even if you are not sure you can complete 100 repetitions we warmly encourage you to take on the next challenge event and do your best. The only way you can fail is by not taking part!
This event is FREE to enter and we ask that participating dojo and groups around the world open participation to everyone at their locations. The 100 Kata Challenge event is an ideal opportunity for experienced practitioners and those with an interest in taking up traditional karate practice to watch and try out karate kata practice. There is simply no better way to start learning your first karate kata than doing 100 repetitions of kata!