Glossary of terms.
|Japan Karate Association||
The Japan Karate Association is the oldest and most influential martial arts organization. It is officially approved by the Japanese as an association of members for the promotion of karate. The organization was originally formed by Gichin Funakoshi's senior students, Isao Obata, Masatoshi Nakayama and Hidetake Nishiyama on May 27, 1949.
(gee-you koo-me-teh): Free sparring
(joe-dahn) Upper (face) Level
(joe-dahn oo-kay): Upper level block
(joe-dahn zoo-key): Upper (face) level punch
(jew-gee oo-kay): X-block