In this karate class, Sensei Huckle worked on the three different distances within the straight karate punch, which are ~

1. Ura zuki

2. Tate Zuki

3. Choku zuki.

Sensei Amos then went through the three different strikes stepping forward.

Sensei Huckle then worked on a self defense combination utilizing the three different strikes, showing a very effective block against a wild swinging punch.

Sensei Amos then focused on Heian Nidan. Emphasising the use of the hips on the first six moves of Heian Nidan and working on the finer details of the second Heian kata.

Linden Huckle

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Linden Huckle has been practicing and teaching karate for over 50 years and believes first and foremost, karateka should enjoy their karate. He says 'there is nothing better than seeing a person develop into a great person through their karate practice, while at the same time enjoying karate.'

Linden Huckle