The Official Karate Master Certification

group of karate masters

There are many terms people use to refer to a seasoned karateka (including karate master). But are all these titles and designations used right? There is a proper, official and formal way of obtaining these certifications, and it is a very tough one.

The real meaning of karate belt colours

meaning of shotokan karate belt colors

We’ve already talked about how everything in karate has a piece of history behind it. And that holds for the minor things as well, or maybe not so small like the meaning behind karate belts. The real mining behind the ranking system in Shotokan karate has some polemic around it, but we will try to clarify that once and for all.