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#339416 - 05/04/07 06:04 AM Your Favourite Kata?
Ninarx Offline
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Registered: 05/04/07
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Loc: London, UK
So what is your favourite kata?

Mine personally is a real toss up between Seiyunshin (goju version), Annanku and Gankaku. Although so many have places in my heart, Gojoshiho-sho, Unsu, Kanku-sho and several others. If I was forced to pick those are my big three.

Seiyunshin has been the kata that I have taken to competition for years as a junior and I'm sure I will continue to use it now I am a senior.

But what about everyone else?

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#339417 - 05/04/07 06:39 AM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ninarx]
MikeC Offline
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Registered: 09/23/05
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Loc: Kingston Ontario
Seisan

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#339418 - 05/04/07 06:48 AM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: MikeC]
JKogas Offline
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Any of the no-katas really


-John

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#339419 - 05/04/07 12:55 PM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ninarx]
Ironfoot Offline
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I've gotten to the point where I don't have a favorite. Used to mainly do Chinto in competition. Lately it's been Kusanku, but in private moments I've been coming up with bunkai from Seuchin.
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#339420 - 05/06/07 04:04 PM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ironfoot]
Ninarx Offline
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Kushanku is a great kata... Which version?

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#339421 - 05/06/07 11:54 PM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ninarx]
Curly Offline
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Registered: 03/01/07
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Chinto and passai

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#339422 - 05/07/07 10:37 AM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ninarx]
Ironfoot Offline
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The Isshinryu version (by way of Kyan [Shorinryu]). Don't know about others, except that I know Shotokan breaks it down into Kanku Sho & Kanku Dai.
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#339423 - 05/08/07 08:49 AM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Ninarx]
linhuck Offline
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Registered: 03/22/07
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Loc: Bedfordshire,UK
Used to be Unsu, but as i'm getting older.................
At the moment, it's neiseshi (shito ryu version)

Ossu
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#339424 - 05/10/07 11:07 AM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: linhuck]
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I'd have to say I like my whole curriculum..can't say I like doing one Kata over the other.
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#339425 - 05/15/07 07:24 PM Re: Your Favourite Kata? [Re: Empishu]
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