Karate Legends Vol-8 with Suzuko Okamura Hamasaki - Avi Rokah - Antonia Diaz


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Karate Legends-Vol-8
Suzuko Okamura Hamasaki - Avi Rokah - Antonia Diaz

Mrs. Suzuko Okamura-Hamasaki was the 1980 World Women's Kata Champion [WUKO]. Mrs. Okamura-Hamasaki is regarded the first women of women because of her accomplishment in a time when women in karate were seldom recognized. Hamasaki Sensei is also the daughter of Mitsuharu Okamura Sensei. Mitsuharu Okamura one of the senior and original members of the Ritsumeikan University Gojuryu Karatedo club with Gogen Yamaguchi, Jitsuei Yogi, Soo Nei Chu, Shozo Ujita, Kinkichi Katano, Tomoharu Kisaki, Kenzo Uchiage, Kuranosuke Kimura, T. Moriyama, Seigo Tada and Iwasuke Yamakawa in the 1940's.

Avi Rokah was born in Israel in 1960, where he began studying Karate at the age of 14. At age 21, Avi came to Los Angeles to study with Grand Master Hidetaka Nishiyama, he continued his studies with Nishiyama until the Grand Master's death, nearly 30 years later. Avi attained a 7th degree (Dan) black belt, and eventually, with great dedication, became Nishiyama’s prized student and heir apparent.

Antonio José Díaz Fernández (born June 12, 1980 in Caracas) is a Venezuelan karateka. He is best known for winning gold medals in kata at the World Championships in Serbia (2010) and France (2012), winning of the World Games in Cali, Colombia (2013), and Duisburg, Germany (2015), and a silver medal in the World Championships in Japan 2008. He won bronze medals at the WKF World Championships in karate in 2002, 2004, 2006, 2014, and 2016 in the men's individual kata. He has also won the Pan American Karate Federation Senior Championships Gold Medal 15 times to date.

Item em3-061-8 ISBN: 8526684219764 TRT: 97 minutes