karate

Martial Arts

How Do Martial Arts Benefit Kids?

Martial arts immediately conjure up images of Hollywood style action sequences, or burly men launching at each other in a UFC match but that is not what we seek to teach students at Yoseikan-Ryu Karat...

Dave King Novice Championship

Yoseikan-Ryu Karate is proud to present the first of two novice tournaments to be held in 2019. The Dave King Novice Championship is a fantastic opportunity for beginning and intermediate students of ...

Sports Karate

Sports Karate

Sports karate, or tournament karate, provides a different opportunity from usual dojo training and gradings for karate athletes to further their karate skills through competition. Karate competition f...

Tiny Tots Karate

Karate For Kids

Considering Karate for kids? Here are some reasons why karate is perfect for children. As a parent, you naturally want the best for your child. However, it can be hard making the right decisions regar...

Yoseikan-Ryu Karate Hombu Dojo – Official Opening

Speech presented by Chief Instructor, Branco Bratich: Hani Zahra, Australian Karate Federation president and head instructor for Yoseikan-Ryu Karate NSW presented Branco with a commemorative plaque. W...

Best Karate School

Choosing the Best Karate School

Interested in Karate? Here are tips on how to choose the best Karate school. If you have finally decided to give karate a go, then we congratulate you on that decision. Karate is widely regarded as a ...

Introducing the Hombu Dojo

Yoseikan Ryu Karate’s Hombu Dojo became an exciting reality this year with final touches to be completed this month. Our headquarters dojo has the following facilities: Two training areas with m...

Minoru Mochizuki – 10th Dan

Minoru Mochizuki Kancho was born in Shizuoka in 1907 and died in France in 2003. His family moved to Tokyo where at the age of five he began to study Judo and Kendo. In 1924 he joined the Kendokan Doj...

Branco Bratich

Branco Bratich – OAM 8th Dan Kyoshi

Branco Bratich, OAM, 8th Dan Kyoshi, is the Chief Instructor for Yoseikan Ryu Karate Australia. He was appointed this position in 1989 by Teruo Sano. In March 1998 Branco earned one of karate’s ...