Links and Resources
Haverhill Shotokan Karate-Do

North American Karate Federation

Shotokan Karate Magazine

Classical Fighting Arts Magazine

27 Shotokan Katas

Interested in tournament judging? Become familiar with the World Karate Federation Kata and Kumite Rules. To get started building your judging skills or to strengthen your judging skills, download our NAKF and NECKC Modified Competition Rules


When ready you can take the NAKF Judging Quiz as often as you wish. After selecting the link, you will be brought to Quizstar's Student Webpage. Create an account by creating a username and password. Once you've created an account, select "Search." Next, you can search by class or quiz. If you search by Class, enter "NAKF Tournament Judging" and scroll to find the "NAKF Judging Quiz." If you search by Quiz, just enter "NAKF." Once you've found the "NAKF Judging Quiz", place a check mark next to the quiz name and select register. Once you're registered with the class, you can take the quiz up to 10 times. If you have questions, you can contact the quiz creator, Ted Fowler, tedfowler7625@yahoo.com.

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