Russian team, with a greater tournament-fighter
population than Brazil, has accomplished rapid growth in
the karate world recently. With pure strength, outstanding
speed, confidence and intellect, their path is aimed
directly at the 8th World Open tournament victory. But how
strong is Russia, really? Click
Soon after the 7th World Tournament, the Kyokushinkaikan entered into the 21st Century and with that one tick of the clock, the time for change was at hand. In 1998, Japan lost its World Championship title and the doors opened wide for the beginning of a new era. Kancho Matsui talks frankly about the future of the Kyokushinkaikan.
Kyokushinkaikan Kancho Shokei Matsui "Back to the starting point to pursue the philosophy and principle."Click