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

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Q: Is karate the national sport of any country?
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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.

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Billiards is not the recognised national sport for any country.

Rugby is the national game of which country?

Rugby is not the national sport of any country in law, but it is considered to be the national sport, 'de facto', of Wales and New Zealand.

What sport is Japan number 1 in the world in any sport?

The most common sports in Japan include association football and other ball sports. Some of the martial arts and Karate are also practiced by many people. There is no legally official sport of Japan, but the Japan Sumo Association describes sumo as the national sport of Japan, with baseball as the most popular spectator sport of the country.

Does karate cause any growth problems?

No, there are no more issue than with karate then any other sport.

Who was the man that developed Karate into a sport?

I don't think you can pin the blame on that to any one person. There are many styles that continue to stay away from the idea of competing in karate as a sport.

What is the national interest of Ireland?

It would be hard to specify one single national interest. Like any country, Ireland has many things of national interest. Music, culture, sport (namely our national sports of Gaelic Football and Hurling), news and current affairs, weather, agriculture, history and so on. It would be much the same as any country.

Did the University of Oklahoma win a National Championship in any sport in 2010 and if so what sport?

The University of Oklahoma did not win any national championships in 2010. The last time a sport at the university won a national championship was the 2008 gymnastics team.

What is the national sport in China?

China doesn't have any national sport. However, table tennis or ping pong is a famous sport from the olden days of China.

What was the procedure to participate in the 2010 Commonwealth Games as a shooter?

The procedure to participate in the Commonwealth Games as an athlete in any sport was to follow the procedure for being named to your national team in that sport, presuming you are a citizen of a country that is a member of the Comonwealth.

Where is karate most popular?

While it was created in Japan, I would believe that there are more people practicing karate in the United States than any other country.

What is the national sport event of Sudan?

they don't have any

Will learning karate at 5 stunt growth?

Learning karate, or participating in any other sport, will not stunt someone's growth. Like all sports and physical activity of all types, there are risks associated with them.

Should Karate be included in the Olympics and why?

It could be included because there is a type of karate called "Freestyle Kata, is a type of karate Kata mixed up with gymnastics, check in youtube for some freestyle Katas. No! In order to be in the Olympics there have to be very specific rules. That goes against the basic premise of karate, defense without any rules. The minute that rules, any rules, are applied it moves from a martial art to a sport.

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Greensleeves is not the national anthem of any country.

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The Dayton Flyers have not won a National Championship in any men's or women's sports.

Is it ok to ask a national coach to watch you play your sport?

Well it's okay for a national coach to watch you play a sport if you're any good at it. So if you're good at a sport go ahead and show off.

What are some lifetime sports?

You could get into cycling. or swimming or any sport. You can also do snowboarding, kayaking, karate, tennis, running, sled hockey, hiking or canoeing.

Who is the only school in the sec that has not won a national championship in any sport?

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Whose national sport is football?

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Does any sport not use a ball?

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Will karate retard the physical growth?

No more than any other sport or physical activity affects growth. Improved flexibility, health and strength are good things for physical growth, not bad.

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