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Kenpo Karate is Martial Art focused on Self Defense Techniques, is an American Martial Art founded in the United States by Edmund Parker, it is said is the art with the most self-defense techniques than any other Martial Art.

It has 10 Self Defense techniques in Yellow belt, 24 self-defense techniques in orange belt, 24 self-defense techniques in purple belt, 24 self-defense techniques in blue belt, 24 self-defense techniques in green belt, 24 self-defense techniques in first degree brown belt, then on second degree black belt is where you find extensions of the lower rank self-defense techniques.

It is a complex Martial Art where isolates groups of kicks, punches, strikes, stances in sets where the student has to study a group of specific moves. You will find stance set 1, stance set 2, blocking set 1, blocking set 2, finger set 1, finger set 2, kicking set 1, kicking set 2, striking set 1, striking set 2, and others.

It also has forms or katas which are unique in their organization because they start with 3 short forms, then 3 long forms and lastly advanced forms up to form 8.

 

How to do the Back Breaker Self Defense Technique

How to do the Back Breaker Self Defense Technique

The Back Breaker This technique is against a right step through punch, it is found in the green belt rank of American Kenpo Karate and...
This is Gift of Destruction

Kenpo Karate Self Defense Technique Gift of destruction

Gift of destruction This self-defense against a handshake, it is found in the orange belt rank. Step by step: With right hand shaking and while standing...
How to do Destructive Twins Self Defense Technique

How to do Destructive Twins Self Defense Technique

Destructive Twins Destructive Twins is a self-defense technique found in the blue belt rank of the American Kenpo Karate system created by Edmund Parker. This...

Ed. Parker, Frank Trejo and Skip Hancock Kenpo Karate in Mexico

These Kenpo Karate masters visited Mexico in 1989, they shared some of the signature Kenpo self-defense techniques like "Thundering Hammers"."Five Swords", "Lone Kimono", "sleeper"....
How to do Long Form 3 American Kenpo Karate

Long Form 3 American Kenpo Karate

Long Form 3 In the American Kenpo Karate system, Long Form 3 is considered an advanced form. In some Kenpo schools is found in the green...
How to do Kneel of Compulsion Self Defense Technique

How to do Kneel of Compulsion Self Defense Technique

Kneel of Compulsion Kneel of Compulsion is a Kenpo Karate Self Defense Technique found in the green belt rank of the American Kenpo Karate system created by...
How to do Clipping the Storm Self Defense Technique

How to do Clipping the Storm Self Defense Technique

Clipping the Storm Clipping the storm is a Kenpo Karate Self Defense Technique found in the green belt rank created by Edmund Parker. This technique...
How to do Circling Wing Self Defense Technique

How to do Circling Wing Self Defense Technique

Circling Wing Ed Parker's American Kenpo - Purple Belt Techniques - Circling Wing. Instructed by Casa De Kenpo which includes Professors Cliff Seminerio and Juan...
How to do Raking Mace Self Defense Technique

Raking Mace Self Defense Technique

Raking Mace Raking Mace is a self-defense technique found in the Blue Belt rank of Ed Parker's American Kenpo Karate. This technique is against a front...
Master Ken responds

Master Ken responds to MC Dojo Black Belt

Master Ken responds to MC Dojo Black Belt Thank you, Master Ken, for doing this. I love Master Ken's response to the guy asking for...