The Uechi Ryu

Les katas du Uechi-Ryu

Sanchin Sanchin is a 3 katas ramenés de Chine par Kambun Uechi (with Seisan and Sanseirui). This Kata was directly introduced from China by Kanbun. It means "three battles". The Kata must be performed each time with all the energy as if we fought three times. Kata is the hardening and

Maitre Yukinobu Shimabukuro

Maître Shimabukuro Yukinobu

Yukinobu Shimabukuro est un expert karate, born 04 January 1942 à Okinawa, Japan. It was introduced in France style Uechi-ryū in 1986. Il le 9e possesses teeth of karate. Biography 1962 : He begins the Uechi-ryu Karate-do with Master Seiko Toyama 1965 : President of Karate-do Club, University of the Ryukyus 1971-1973 : Teacher

Un texte de Kanei UECHI

Uechi Kanei (1911 - 1991)

Karate is a way of life. It is a tool for building character. It educates those who practice it as an ascetic. It teaches them about what and how to act in life. Technically it is the martial art of self defense, Mentally it's the martial path to individual perfection. These principles should


1868 Modernization of Japan 1874 Birth of HUS Shiwa in Fuzhou, dans province of Fujian, en Chine 1877 Birth of the Uechi Kanbun 5 mai à Izumi, Area Motobu, à Okinawa 1879 Okinawa became a prefecture of Japan 1894 Sino-Japanese War 1897 Kanbun share in March to China to avoid

History of Uechi-Ryu

The origin of the Uechi Ryu Uechi Ryu has its origins in a Chinese boxing called Pangainoon (Han Kou Nan). This discipline was taught by SHU Shiwa (1874-1926) in the city of Fuzhou, capital of Fujian Province in China. In November 1983, the report sent to the parent company of Uechi Ryu by the Association

What is special about the Uechi Ryu ?

Uechi Ryu Karate uses the idea of ​​the original style « Pangainoon» meaning « half hard and soft half» (Han Courses At Japonais en) or « free use of the hardness and flexibility of our body» (Of course Jizai en Japonais). And fighting techniques are freely apply these two aspects. Just as nature is

What is a style of Karate ?

The style is set up to monitor the clean idea of ​​the founder who has different views on technical, how to train, and philosophical thought. And each style has its originality. The style of Karate-do we practice is called Uechi Ryu style because it was created by Master Uechi Kanbun (1877¬1948). The

  • Literature

    Book: “Uechi-ryu Karate-do” Sensei Shimabukuro Yukinobu

    Livre Uechi Ryu Karate Do

    Finally released, This is the first work in France on the Uechi-ryu and French. Directed by Sensei Shimabukuro Yukinobu, 9th dan Uechi-ryu shubukan, representative of Uechi-ryu in Europe by soke Uechi-ryu. This collection gives us the history of karate, of Uechi-ryu but also the history of Shimabukuro Sensei himself, told in a very modest way with great humility.