Secrets of Karate Kata - The Tekki Series
by Elmar T. Schmeisser, Ph.D.
"A true breakthrough in martial arts publishing!"
Secrets of Karate Kata
The Tekki Series . . .
Utilizing over 330 photographs, Bunkai, for the first time in publishing history, allows a continuous visualization of an opponent during an enitre kata, without missing or overlapping motions in the kata sequence. This volume covers all three traditional karate Tekki kata: Tekki Shodan, Tekki Nidan, and Tekki Sandan.
About the Author
Elmar T. Schmeisser, a 6th degree black belt and Renshi of the International Society of Okinawan/Japanese Karate-do, is a renowned pioneer in the analysis and application of karate kata. His first book, Advanced Karate-do: Concepts, Techniques, and Training Methods, is a bestseller in the martial arts community. In this book, he brings the Tekki kata of the Shotokan style to life as they have never been seen before!
Elmar T. Schmeisser is also the author of Channan: Heart of the Heians, which explores the possibility of the modern day Heians as derived from the chinese kata Channan-Dai and Channa-Sho. In a simple straight forward way, the author clearly illustrates apparent or perceived correlations between the Channan kata and the modern day Heians.