Coronavirus conqueror Dawn Bevan shares her remarkable recovery story – and the part played by karate in it – with Shimbun.
DO FLAX SEEDS SERVE YOUR KARATE NEEDS?
Ahead of sharing a slice of her vegan life in Issue #4, Lucy Fisher provides a taste of why karateka should consider a plant-based diet.
POWER RANGER COMES OF AGE
Team GB’s Joe Kellaway shares his origin story with Shimbun. Watch out for our exclusive interview with the Power Rangers-wannabe-turned-Olympic hopeful in a coming issue.
A PLAYLIST WITH PUNCH
Former world karate champion and Team GB Olympian-in-waiting Jordan Thomas tells us the track he chooses to cue up before hitting the mats.
‘AN OBJECT OF WAR AND AN OBJECT OF ART’
Mixed martial artist and award-winning author Chris Bradford gives Shimbun readers a tour of the Samurai sword.
Bobsleigh meets bunkai
Are there any similarities between piloting a bobsleigh and punching a black belt? Double Olympian Lamin Deen believes so. Read our exclusive interview with the Team GB star in issue #4.
MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD?
Chris Bradford, the martial artist behind the best-selling Young Samurai series, tells Shimbun about the power of the written word.
A 4k restoration of director Ronny Yu’s action-fantasy – and Wuxia classic – The Bride With White Hair is to hit UK stores on Blu-ray from November 9th.