【RUSSIA】Russian Traditional Karate Federation held an online seminar with Shiina Shihan from JKA HQ.
On February 4, 2023 JKA HQ (Tokyo) held an online seminar for the members of the RTKF (Russia). The seminar was conducted by the technical director of the JKA WF Shiina Katsutoshi Shihan. The online training session was devoted to kumite techniques: Tai no sen, Sasoi waza.
Twenty-eight karateka took part in this event. The Zoom meeting was joined by athletes from Moscow, Odintsovo, Krasnoyarsk, Kaluga, and Yaroslavl. The following RTKF members and officials participated: Alexander Savenkov, Yuri Shesterikov, Dmitry Zhavoronkov, Artem Shashkin, Stepan Vasiliev, and others.
All the karateka were fascinated by the technical and tactical exercises shown by Shiina Shihan, his assistant Osato Ryota Sensei, and the interpreter Kamae Ippei San.
Everyone liked very much the exciting work in pairs based on the methodology by Shiina Shihan. RTKF karateka worked very hard.
We would like to thank JKA HQ, Shiina Katsutoshi Shihan, Osato Ryota Sensei, and Kamae Ippei San for this wonderful seminar!
We are looking forward to Shiina Shihan’s visit to Russia at any time convenient for him and JKA HQ!
Vladislav Eloyan, President of the RTKF
Alexander Otvodov 1st Vice-president of RTKF
Sergei Strizhak, Vice-president of the RTKF
Alexander Goncharov, Secretary general of the RTKF