Amazing MMA Comeback By Karate Fighter Oliver Enkamp 🥋

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– Whassup Karate Nerds? I am in London, UK together with my brother, Oliver, for a very special reason, tell em why? – I’m fighting in Bellator MMA. And it’s going to be my debut after my UFC fights. – Right, after your UFC fight, which was last year, right here as well, and what […]

The Kata Critic (Ep. 1) — Jesse Enkamp

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– Welcome to the very first episode of The Kata Critic. A brand new show where I have a look at your kata, and then provide constructive criticism, aka feedback, to help you improve your karate skills. Let’s get started. Okay, before we start, disclaimer. (clapping) I’m not a kata expert! I’ve done way more […]

HOW TO CONTROL A FIGHT | Karate Footwork — Jesse Enkamp

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the person who controls the distance controls the fight in today’s video I’m gonna teach you three types of karate footwork that you can use to control the fight by controlling the distance in Japanese footwork is known as a she Tsubaki and these three versions that I’m gonna show you are some of the […]

THE SEISHIN GI | By Karate People, For Karate People — Jesse Enkamp

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The ultimate aim of karate lies in the pursuit of perfection. Dedicated karate practitioners spend countless hours in the dojo, developing their technique, mind and body. So why wasn’t there a karate uniform that truly reflects this quest for personal perfection? “The problem with most karate uniforms on the market, is that they’re not made […]

BRUTAL Kata Bunkai For Self-Defense (UNSU)

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– What’s up? I’m Jesse from karatebyjesse.com, a.k.a “The Karate Nerd”, and today I am joined by Sensei Iain Abernethy, the world’s number one Kata application expert. Thank-you so much Sensei Iain for joining us. So when it comes to the more brutal aspects of self-defense as found in Kata moves, what do you think […]

KARATE TO MUSIC: RHYTHM EXERCISE FOR KIME — Jesse Enkamp

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Si può migliorare nel karate… danzando? La scorsa settimana sono andato ad un workshop di danza e penso che la risposta sia “sì”. Lasciate che vi spieghi un esercizio fantastico che ho imparato dall’hip hop che pensò vi aiuterà nel karate: date un’occhiata! Allora, io ero a casa a farmi i fatti miei quando mi […]

UNEXPECTED KARATE COMPETITION FAIL 💩 — Jesse Enkamp

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E aí, Karatê nerds? Hoje é o momento de outra aventura no karatê. Desta vez vou para o Marrocos, pela primeira vez, onde vou competir na Primeira Liga Vamos lá! Este torneio, do qual estou prestes a participar, é um classificatório para as Olimpíadas Como eu disse para vocês antes e Você precisa estar entre […]

How To Calf Kick (PAINFUL)

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(percussive music) – I want to teach you a very special kick that I learned in Okinawa, the birth place of karate. This kick is super devastating. It hurts like hell, but it is not spectacular. It’s not a jumping, flying, dragon, super, tiger, kick. In fact, it looks like this. So my brother Oliver […]

BEST KARATE SIDE KICK EXERCISE (YOKO GERI) — Jesse Enkamp

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hey guys today we’ll talk a little bit about the sidekick or Yoko Getty in Japanese Yoko means sign Geddy means it actually means diarrhea but if you put it after the word Yoko it becomes kick so sidekick anyway don’t say the word Getty in Japan unless you actually have diarrhea but that’s a […]

KARATE NERD IN OKINAWA | Season 2 (Ep. 5) — Jesse Enkamp

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– [Narrator] It’s time again. The Karate Nerd returns to Okinawa, to explore the history, origins and secret techniques of traditional karate. You’re watching season two of Karate Nerd in Okinawa, featuring your host Jesse Enkamp, aka “The Karate Nerd” himself. Get ready for another epic journey to discover the untold story of Okinawa, the […]