April 14th, 2013
From Sensei Chris Barnes, Shichi Dan/Denshi
Greetings Hanshi, and All Ueshiro Shorin-Ryu Karate USA Deshi.
get older and wiser and realize my attackers are getting
younger with more mass and power than me,
SHUTO-UCHI or KNIFE - HAND STRIKE
Page 76 of The Essence of OKINAWAN KARATE -DO
Nagamine Sensei shares three of the "Several Ways" this technique can be used.
Chest Knife Hand Strike, which All Deshi do in Fukyugata II
Chest Double Knife Hand found in Kata Chinto
Chest Augmented knife hand strike also found in Kata Chinto
there on page 78 is a little gem of a strike: (PHOTO BELOW)
strike allows me to deliver a fatal blow regardless of the
size and strength of an opponent