Kenpo Karate

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.

 

Horizontal Punch in Kenpo Karate

Horizontal Punch in Kenpo Karate

This is a basic punch, the first the student learns with a double factor because the reverse motion becomes a back elbow strike. Recommendations Keep your...

Front Knee Snap in Kenpo Karate

This is the Front Knee Snap in Kenpo Karate which is also found in Karate under the name of Hiza Geri but the technique...

Front Kick in Kenpo Karate

This is the Front Kick in Kenpo Karate, it is a basic kick but found on many self defense techniques and also part of...

Downward Block in Kenpo Karate

The Downward Block is a basic block in the white belt rank, is one of the most important blocks because is the one we...
Outward Hand Sword

Outward Hand Sword in Kenpo Karate

The Outward hand Sword is one of the most used strikes in Kenpo Karate, is executed and applied to specific targets but mostly to...
Upward Block

Upward Block in Kenpo Karate

The upward block is one of the most important blocks in Kenpo Karate, you will find it in the blocking sets, forms and many...

Inward Hand Sword in Kenpo Karate

The inward hand Sword is one the most effective strikes available and also one of the most seen and applied in Self Defense Techniques. [youtube...

Neutral Bow in Kenpo Karate

The Neutral Bow is the basic Kenpo Fighting Stance. Kenpo Karate Requirements Kenpo Karate Stances Kenpo Karate Strikes Kenpo Karate Blocks Kenpo Karate Punches Kenpo...

Fighting Stance in Kenpo Karate

The fighting stance in Kenpo Karate would consider several factors such as the line of attack, the range of the body, the range of...

Horse Stance in Kenpo Karate

Horse Stance The horse stance is present in forms and set throughout the Kenpo Karate program, but it is also widely used for the basic...