Great Competition Start to 2020

Great Competition Start to 2020

The first Queensland Karate Association (QKA) competition for 2020, the Queensland Cup was held on Sunday 23rd February at the Cleveland District State High School. Kansai Karate Academy, with a number of our Students from the Gold Coast dojo at Upper Coomera, had a...
Results from the 2019 Australian Open Championships

Results from the 2019 Australian Open Championships

We had a small team from the Gold Coast dojo enter the Australian Karate Federation’s (AKF) National Schools Championship and Australian Open Championship on the weekend before Easter. Our Developing National Squad consisting of Kent and Oscar competed in both...
Results from 2019 SSU Championships

Results from 2019 SSU Championships

We had a great weekend over the 28 + 29th April at the Shito-ryu Shukokai Karate Do Oceania Union competition. This event runs in conjunction with a visit from Kazuo Ishitobi Hanshi, Sensei Stephen’s personal instructor from Japan. Our tournament team had the...
Results from the QKA 2019 State Titles

Results from the QKA 2019 State Titles

What a great weekend at the QKA State Titles!!! Awesome spirit from all of our competitors with the training and hard work showing great performances. No matter the results it was great to see our athletes push themselves and conquer fears and push past...

The Second Rule of Fight Club

“I look around and I see a lot of new faces. Looks like a lot of you are forgetting the second rule of fight club.” If you are not familiar with the 1999 cult film Fight Club, bookmark this post and get yourself a copy of the movie and go on the journey. I...