MASTER OSMAN

Karate

Also known asKarate-dō (空手道)
FocusStriking
HardnessFull contact, Semi contact, Light contact
Country of originRyūkyūKingdom Ryūkyū Kingdom / JapanJapan
CreatorSakukawa Kanga; Matsumura Sōkon; Itosu Ankō; Arakaki Seishō; Higaonna Kanryō; Gichin Funakoshi; Motobu Chōki
ParenthoodChinese martial arts, Okinawan martial arts/ indigenous martial arts of Ryukyu Islands such asNaha-te, Shuri-te, Tomari-te[1][2]
Olympic sportNot voted in 2009 (for 2016)