Is karate a cruel sport

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No, Karate is not a cruel sport, no it teaches people how to defend themselves and have fun.

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Is karate a contact sport?

Yes, Karate is a contact sport.

Is karate an olympic sport?

Karate is not a sport and as such cannot be in the Olympics. Taekwondo, a Korean sport that draws on many karate techniques, is codified to allow it to be done as a sport.

Is karate a boy sport?

No, karate is a unisex sport. It is made for both male and female.

Why is karate the best sport?

karate being the best sport is your OPINION, it cant be proven or given a reason why. i like karate and think it is a great sport, but you cant call it the best

Where was the sport karate from?

Karate originated from Okinawa, japan.

What sport is better karate or tennis?

Tennis is a sport. Karate is a martial art and should not treated as a 'game.'

Is karate the Olympic sport?

Karate is not an Olympic Sport. TaeKwonDo, a Korean based sport, has been in the Olympics. One of the challenges is that you have to make the activity a sport, and the rules have to be the same throughout the world. Karate is a combat art and many do not want to water it down.

Is karate the national sport of any country?

Taekwondo is considered a form of karate and is the national sport of South Korea.

Who made Karate a sport?

World Karate Federation (WKF)

Is karate a sport in china?

Karate is not a sport, it is a martial art. Some styles treat it as a sport and hold competitions. In China, the martial art most commonly practiced as a sport is Wushu.

What is the maximum age to compete in karate in the Olympics?

Karate is not an Olympic sport.

What are sports like karate?

Traditional karate is not a sport, it is a martial art.

What is the explanation of the sport karate?

First of all the thing that we call "sport karate" is NOT karate at all. Because all they do there is wear those gloves and punch each other in order to win medals. They destroy the whole philosophy that karate has. They turn a martial art into a useless sport.

Is Karate a Japanese sport?

Some would consider it so. however true Karate is not a sport and never will be, its an art and a way of life.

Is karate a olymipic sport?

No. Karate is not an olympic game. There are talks going on to include it in Olympics but currently it is yielding no result. However other martial arts like judo, taek won do and wushu are in Olympics.

Is karate a sport or an activity?

Sports are activities, but not all activities are sports. Many schools do teach it as a competitive sport. Karate is a martial art and when taught in the traditional way is not a sport.

What sport were combined to make karate?

Karate is not a sport. It is a martial art. Some schools and styles have made it into a competition through tournaments, but the origins are in wrestling and kung fu, not a sport.

Has US won gold in Olympic karate?

Karate is not an Olympic sport. However, Tai Kwon Do is an Olympic sport and there have been a number of gold medals for the United States in this sport.

What kind of sport is karate?

Karate is not really a sport. It is a martial art. As such it should be focused on learning the art and the ability to defend one's self. There are branches that make it a sport and concentrate on competition.

What is different about sport karate and budo karate?

Sport karate is geared towards competition rather than as a martial art. Budō is simply a Japanese word for martial arts, with gendai budō referring to styles that came about after the Meiji restoration - karate, aikido, judo, kendo etc. As such ALL karate is "budo karate".

What is Boo Boo favorite sport?

his favorite hobbie is karate his favorite hobbie is karate

When was karate introduced to the Olympic Games?

Karate has not been demonstrated as an Olympic sport yet.

Karate is the most popular sport in what country?

There are currently more people participating in karate in the United States than any other country. Karate was not, however, created in the United States- it is originally a Japanese sport.

What are the main differences between judo and karate?

The sport of Judo involves more hugging or grappling. The sport and practice of karate is more of a striking fighting style. Karate can be said to have the most emphasis on hand movement.

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