In 1924 Funakoshi’s karate hall in Okinawa (Mesei Juku used for various martial arts) was almost destroyed in an earthquake and for a while he held his classes in his friend Nakayama’s Kendo hall. The hall was in a state of disrepair and his classes were getting too big for this friends hall.
- Sad News – Sensei Mick Randall MBE11th June 2020 - 2:33 pm
Today we heard of the very sad news that Sensei Mick Randall passed away. As you may know, ESKA had a number of founding members of which Sensei Mick Randall was one of them.
- Sad News – Shihan Hirokazu Kanazawa9th December 2019 - 2:33 pm
Today we heard of the very sad news that Shihan Hirokazu Kanazawa passed away. As you may know, ESKA closely follow the traditional teaching’s of Shihan Kanazawa having himself been taught by Masatoshi Nakayama and Gichin Funakoshi.
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