This release features Sensei Tom Beardsley, the Chief instructor for Samurai UK. Tom has been training in Shukokai karate since 1972 and was a long time student of the late Shigeru Kimura. Samurai UK forms part of Samurai International, a worldwide karate organization; the HQ branch is in Melbourne Australia, headed by Kyoshi Paul Mitchell - 7th dan. The 3 volumes in this series cover the Shukokai grading syllabus of Samurai Europe. This volume contains: Basics Yoi Basics Kamae Kata - Shiosuki ich / Pinan Nidan / Pinan Sandan Kicks - Maegeri / Skip / Maegeri/Maewashigeri Shukokai Combinations 1 - A,B,C,D / 2 - A,B,C,D.