The international uechiryu karate federation promotes the study of uechi ryu karate. Children in karate class cheer kid on while kicking board. Sanseiryu kata performed by kanji uechi 1997 new england open. We are committed to continually enhancing our program to address exercise, drills, safety tips and a realistic approach to selfdefense situations. Uechi ryu karate is a powerful, hard okinawan style, which originated in china. A video of kanei uechi from 1961 perfornming the eighth kata. The 3rd original kata sanseiryu perfermed by sensei. Finally a uechi kata that has many stancelevel changes besides sanseiryu. The najja is committed to upholding the principles and traditions of uechi ryu karate do through the teachings of master kanei. Kanbun uechi was born in okinawa, japan on may 5, 1877 and grew up in the mountain farming village of izumi. This was filmed at george mattsons yearly summer camp back in 1999.
The goju ryu system also have versions of sanchin and seisan. Fukien province of mainland china in the late 1800s and early 1900s. This is the only kata where there are overt and definitive steps backwards. From there we decided to collaborate on a film series that would integrate kyusho and uechi ryu s 3 main kata sanchin, seisan, sanseiryu. The purpose of the association is to advance and to perpetuate the study, practice and cultural aspects of traditional okinawan uechi ryu karatedo as originally taught per kanei uechi. Culture art chinese martial arts ryu all art warrior samurai. This video was video taped and edited by myself and. This is so unlike the goju ryu sanseiru kata the one that i know that i cant at all. Uechi ryu kata should be learned in sequence, according to rank. Sensei jim maloney 10th dan uechi ryu, is seen here performing the uechi sanseiru, encompassing the essence of these 3 animals. We can easily see the three animals, with there ever transitioning between the crane and tiger as it releases a unique quality. Okinawa karatedo kyokai serbia hombu okikukaiuechiryu.
Yet it is a kata that has arguably the greatest variation from school to school. Shoheiryu, shoheiryu is a style of okinawan karate that is descended from uechiryu, and hence from pangainoon kung fu. Okinawa is the birthplace of karate and uechi ryu is one of the three main okinawan karate styles. Anyway as i watch that 2 minute kata performance of yours, i notice a few things that, in my mind, make me believe that this may not be the lost kata of uechi ryu tm. The uechi ryu version appears completely unrelated to the gojutouon versions. The other gojuryu kata, sanseru meaning 36 and seipai 18 are factors of the number. Directed by sensei shimabukuro yukinobu, 9th dan uechi ryu shubukan, representative of uechi ryu in europe by soke uechi ryu. International uechiryu karate federation home facebook. Steve made an appointment with george mattson 9th dan and the first person to bring uechi to the usa.
Classes for everyone no matter who you are, we have a class for you. Resources for current and future students of uechi ryu karate. The monarch of uechi ryu please share with a friend. I had the privilege of being taught up to dan by a very talented sensei. Uechiryu karate do europe site of the european federation. Directional drills, weapons of the body, basic program exercises. While a student could memorize all eight kata in a few months, he or she would not be learning the kata. Kyokushin kaikan toonryu uechiryu ryukyu kempo shindo jinenryu. Uechi ryu karate uechiryu karate do europe uechiryu.
It was brought to okinawa early in this century by kanbun uechi and shares many similarities with goju ryu karate and the lesser nahate styles of toon ryu and ryuei ryu. These applications are invaluable aids to understanding the techniques ni uechi ryu. Uechi ryu is said to have come from pangainoon, taught to kanbun uechi. Sanseirusanseru is an interesting kata in historical terms. Clips the store home page forums martial art articles martial art links. If i end up figuring out how to convert the video reliably, ill send you a video clip. Before i begin i must add that i had a good laugh at some answers below as they have just heard of. Traditional uechi ryu karate basic program, taught by sensei george e. This system is also denominated as system of the tiger, crane and dragon, because it characterized by what these three animals symbolize. However, if you have any questions about a particular kata movement, please check with your instructor because kata instructions and the order of katas can vary by school and organization. The 3rd original kata sanseiryu perfermed by sensei al. Rhode island uechi ryu karate school 44 east avenue, 2nd floor pawtucket, ri, 02860.
Kanchin kata sensei bill glasheen performs kanchin kata. In mandarin chinese, the name translates into thirtysix. Apr 28, 2016 the uechi ryu kata, kanshu, demonstrated by chip quimby. The committee would meet every sunday to develop the kata. Uechi ryu and goju ryu have a common ancestral root in white crane, tiger and dragon systems of chinese kung fu. This clip reprinted with permission from master mattsons uechiryu overview. Just to put the bunkai into context, here is the complete uechi ryu ryu kata sanseru. The north american jiteki jyuku association works to develop and nurture a community of selfreliant martial artists who are devoid of ego and selfinterest and dedicated to a life of strengthening body, mind and spirit. Main video page vidmag uechi techniques other styles misc.
Mattson in a simple and progressive program beginning with white belt material in easily understood lessons. I have competed in uechiryu competitions around the world and i have owned many traditional uechiryu dojos. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Karate katagoju ryukung fumartial artsnew englandvideosmarshal. Each school has a different amount of katas that students are required to learn. Like sensei van i prefer the takara version, being much more uechi ryu like in application. The rhode island uechi karate school, operated by nauka, inc. Uechi karate is a unique kungfu martial art derived from ancient chinese pangainoon kenpo. Videos made during this time as well as a book, and later dvd document how the sequence. I have been practicing shotokan karate for 33 years. I am trying to convince them to video the performances and publish them on gem senseis site.
Uechiryu, karate, material arts, sensei mike nazar. Kata sanseiryu par toyama seiko, uechiryu judan budo no nayami. From experience, i can relate that back when the okinawan masters first came to boston to visit and teach at the mattson karate academy, they were invited to visit and give a demonstration at sensei anthony mirakian of meibukan goju ryu karatedo associations headquartered in watertown ma. The chinese name for the system he studied was pangainoon. Its direct link to chinese roots is unmistakable, and the system is practiced in a consistent. These katas are demonstrated from several different angles, so following them is extremely easy for those who want to learn directly from the. After 10 years of study under shushiwa, kanbun uechi opened his own school in nanjing province. Uechi ryu karatedo kanbun uechi, the founder of uechi ryu karate, was born on may 5, 1877 in takinto, okinawa, japan. To watch and practice or train in goju ryu, shorin ryu, uechi ryu, shito ryu. See more ideas about karate, martial arts and martial.
In 1897 he left okinawa for china to flee military conscription. Uechi ryu karatedo association gb a member of okikukai uechi ryu karate is an okinawan style, which originated in china and was brought to okinawa early this century by kanbun uechi. The goju system changed the hand strikes in sanchin from an open hand to closed fists and changed the breathing from shallow to very deep. I happened to be in okinawa in 97 when the original version was just about complete. Anyway as i watch that 2 minute kata performance of yours, i notice a few things that, in my mind, make me believe that this may not be the lost kata of uechiryu tm. Uechiryu is a traditional style of okinawan karate. Okikukai karate uechi ryu italia e kenryo ryukai kobudo italia, gli stili di karate e kobudo originali di okinawa maestro fulvio zilioli.
A tiger, crane, dragon system, uechi teaches inclose fighting, utilizing circular blocks, grappling, and concentrated counterattacks as a. Aug, 2016 uechi ryu kata sanseiryu, performed by chip quimby. He was born in izumi village, motobu peninsula, northern okinawa, the eldest son of a samurai family. Karate videos, is the free app that you need in your mobile for your daily dose of this great asian martial form. It is a technique that features in the uechi ryu seisan, but is also an application of the naha te versions. T roses uechiryu t roses uechiryu northborough, ma. Our classes cater to every skill level and provides a variety of weekly times to accommodate your schedule. Brookline, mas home for uechi ryu okinawan karate for adults and kids. May 08, 2018 ok since the people who have given answers actually have not trained i thought of answering you as someone who practised this for the last 10 years. Aug 07, 2001 uechi ryu karatedo is one of a few purely traditional systems of karate worldwide. The video title says master hu demonstrates fu zhou where zhou zi he lived tiger fist. The strong fist group of seiyu shinjo ken fist yu seiyu kai group. Uechiryu okinawa karatedo kyokai serbia hombu okikukai.
Consider the movement in the gif below and the video of ryuken as an application. Uechiryu can be roughly translated to style of uechi. Uechi is seen performing the katas and training drills of his style, including sanchin, seisan, and sanseiryu. This dvd details the entire colored belt system as it is practiced in okinawa applications for all colored belt katas developed by kyoshi dollar are also included. Uechi seisan as performed by kanei uechi the video below illustrates a technique from uechi ryu known as ryuken. This site lets you download odnoklassniki videos as mp3 files audio only.
Sanseiryu kata performed by kanji uechi 1997 new england open karate tournament. The international uechiryu karate federation promotes the study of uechiryu karate. Learning requires memorization, synthesis, and evaluation. Okinawa uechi ryu karatedo association tokyo branch was established feburary,1995 as organization of approved dojos in kanto area and ever since, tried to exchange mutural reration ship through traning camp, promotional test and summer camp etc. Uechi ryu karate, uechi ryu karate, uechi, kenyukai, okikukai, hedge end near southampton, eastleigh, fareham, winchester and portsmouth in hampshire, england, uk. Uechi ryu karate, martial arts forum, chat page, conferences. Uechiryu okinawa karatedo contents of the system uechi kanbuns pangainoon system broughted from china, was consisted of three kata, one bunkai, and several conditioning and techniques of training. The name brakes down into san three, sei shi ten, ryu liu six. According to an interview i saw posted at one time through seiko toyama last living student of kanbun uechi, kanbun uechi did not want a structured bunkai for sanseiryu developed. Uechiryu karate do hedge end, southampton, hampshire, uk. Watch karate uechi ryu avec shimabukuro sensei online.
While in china he studied martial arts at the fu chuan shin temple 18971910. Foley, kyoshinanadan 7th degree who has been studying uechi ryu for over 36 years and has trained hundreds of. Kata is a japanese word describing detailed patterns of movements practiced either solo or in. Uechiryu kata sanseirui also known as sanseiryu or sandairui. Uechiryu has given me strength, endurance, and patience, and i have uechiryu to thank for my great health. Tough, no nonsense style of fighting requiring selfdiscipline and focus. He wanted to know if i could give him a kyusho explanation for a move from uechi seisan.
Following the 1991 death of kanei uechi, son of uechiryu founder kanbun uechi, there was an organizational split and the directors of the okinawa karatedo association officially created the name shoheiryu for their organizations version of the style. Uechi ryu yakusoku kumite slow motion uechi ryu sanchin kata basic study guide kanshiwa kata training video seichin kata uechi ryu uechi ryu seisan kata seiryu kata 2010 uechi ryu sensei charles quimby, demonstrates sanseiryu kata uechi ryu sensei charles quimby, demonstrates sanchin kata. Download video kanei uechi uechi ryu budo international. 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. Kani uechi features the son of the founder of uechi ryu karate, the late master kani uechi.
Uechi ryu karate do kenyukai association of north america. It is a lot different from some other forms of sanseru such as what you see in goju, so people familiar with their kata might not see the significance of this bunkai. The presenter uses slow motion clips to help breakdown the katas more important technical groupings. Kata sanseiryu uechiryu performed at the okinawa world. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about html5. Its defense and attack techniques are more diversified. In this dvd, master takemi takayasu presents the 4 fundamental kata of the uechi ryu karate do from okinawa sanchin, kanshiwa, kanshu, seichi and all their applications as well as kyuyakusokukumite, defense and attack against an enemy with a knife. Uechi kanei dan kata old video by okikukaiserbiahombu. Uechi ryu does practice bunkai, but the bunkai practiced for the other kata are supposed to be a personal development and therefore every dojo and even individual. He is performing the katas and training drills of the style, including sanchin, seisan, and sanseiryu.
This system is also denominated as system of the tiger, crane and dragon, because it characterized by what these three animals. In order to do it, open an video, copy the video url, paste it in this site and click enter. Not only is it practised by all goju ryu schools and touon ryu, but also by uechi ryu. This page will help you to learn the basic katas for uechi ryu karate so you can get ready for your next belt test.
We seek to foster goodwill and provide a teaching assistance platform for uechi ryu karate to the martial art practitioners of the world. Roses uechiryu karate dojo is dedicated to the highest quality of martial arts training. Following the 1991 death of kanei uechi, son of uechi ryu founder kanbun uechi, there was an organizational split and the directors of the okinawa karatedo association officially created the name shohei ryu for their organizations version of the style. Shohei ryu, shoheiryu is a style of okinawan karate that is descended from uechi ryu, and hence from pangainoon kung fu.509 1346 1137 615 931 976 632 1043 65 84 945 1012 342 738 1288 1485 907 1455 376 1024 32 460 1638 1423 528 911 266 1391 1445 668 594 1200 629 599 746 1526 122 31 452 1496 757 817 1242 18 1437 1076 1316