Latest Karate Stories

2010-11-02 00:00:38

Martial Arts Champion, Bob Wall, has Partnered with Massive Creative Inc.

2010-06-11 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Fandango, the nation's leading moviegoer destination, today announced a partnership with Starlight Children's Foundation centered on the release of Sony Pictures' highly anticipated "The Karate Kid," starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan.

2010-06-03 10:17:00

VALENCIA, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- (BLACK BELT) In this expanded edition of the acclaimed Shotokan's Secret: The Hidden Truth Behind Karate's Fighting Origins, author Bruce D. Clayton cracks open the kata with new insights into their meaning and purpose.

2009-03-10 15:34:45

Authorities in Pennsylvania said a man pleaded guilty to indecent exposure after he emerged naked from his home and challenged his neighbors to a karate fight. Gary Jones, 47, pleaded guilty to a first-degree misdemeanor charge.

2009-01-02 07:15:00

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's fast-paced, demanding culture often makes it challenging to find ways to establish and maintain good physical and mental health.

2008-11-11 12:30:00

Jaden Smith, the 10-year-old son of Hollywood actor Will Smith, is set to star in a new addition to "The Karate Kid" franchise, Variety.com said.

2008-08-29 09:00:37

By HATTIE BROWN GARROW By Hattie Brown Garrow The Virginian-Pilot SUFFOLK Susan Bateman's karate students "looked forward to" an endurance technique requiring the pupils to go into a pushup position and take as many "taps" to the abdomen as they could stand.

2005-07-08 05:41:50

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - International Olympic Committee members refused to add any new sports to the Games program on Friday. The IOC's rejection of squash and karate leaves the London 2012 program with 26 sports.

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