Ever since the original Karate Kid movie, Karate has been a very popular sport. These days many martial arts sporting clubs are full of people of all ages and denominations. Initially more popular amongst the Japanese communities, Karate is now a globally popular sport and is used for exercise and for those wishing to take part in competitive sports.
In a class environment, it is normal to use protective equipment such as hand pads and hand-held punching bags to protect the partner from being injured during the punching and kicking practice. This illustration provided here clearly shows the impact of the kick with the lightning strikes around the contact point of the opponent?s kick and the hand pad. Use this illustration to promote an upcoming competition for Karate or for the opening of a Karate school.