Dojo Things-To-Know

The “Dojo Things-To-Know” section is dedicated to providing each student with the basics to success within the walls of the dojo. Our traditional roots provide us with the opportunity to explore a rich culture and history.

While it is not expected for each karateka (karate student) to know everything here on their first day, they will all eventually face a time where this information will be crucial to their success in testing as they advance through the ranks.

Things for Students to Know:

OSMKKF Lineage
OSMKKF Belt System
MTK Black Belts
Kobudo (Weapons)
Gi Patch Placement
How to Tie Your Obi (Belt)
Counting in Japanese
Common Japanese Phrases Used in Dojo