TRADITIONAL KARATE

Shorin-ryu

Japan 1933
Shorin-ryu is one of the main, modern Okinawa martial arts. It combines elements of traditional Suri-te martial styles. Shorin-ryu is usually characterized by natural breathing, natural (narrow and high) stands and linear (not circular) movements.

Founder

Chōshin Chibana
Chōshin Chibana
Founder

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