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 three volumes in this series cover the Shukokai grading syllabus of Samurai Europe. This volume contains: Basics Yoi Basics Kamae, Pad Work Kata - Pinan Yondan / Pinan Godan / Pinan Shodan Kicks - Maegeri/Skip / Maegeri / Maewashigeri / Yokogeri Shukokai Combinations 3 - A,B,C,D / 4 - A,B,C,D / 5 A.B.C.D Kumite Drills - Sanren-zuki / Sanbon & Yonbon zuki.