The Power of Do Mawashi Kaiten Geri (Kyokushin Wheel Kick – 胴回し回転蹴り) by

One interesting video with Kaiten Do-mawashi geri


A compilation of one of the most beautiful/dangerous kicks being used effectively in Full-Contact Karate, Kickboxing and MMA.
Aside from the Spinning Hook Kick, this one in particular led me to many knockouts.

The reason this kick is so powerful and the cause of sick knockouts is because it puts the user’s whole weight into a solid strike.
The two main variations are the Front Roll (Tate Kaiten) and the Side Roll (Yoko Kaiten):
– The front roll is safer, makes you stand up while rolling and works like an Axe Kick.
– The side roll is more risky and only a select few people are capable of doing it properly in the air, but is extremely powerful and acts almost like an overpowered Spinning Hook Kick.

Wherever it hits, it will ALWAYS stagger the opponent.
The main flaw of this kick is when it doesn’t connect, as the sideways…

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Quote of the week: Sensei Valeri says

Q: What do you think they named a kick with your name: “Valeri kick”?

VD: All the techniques which I use, everything is from the arsenal of karate and all in the karate world knows it. Name of technique can be anyone – I am only one of the participants in karate.

valeri dimitrov

And here is my collage


EC 2016 – Results

Adults Women -­50Kg
1 Violeta Litovska Bulgaria
2 Justina Sisaite Lithuania
3 Sandra Nowak Poland
3 Eider Cardenosa Spain

Adults Women 50­-55Kg
1 Zsofia Szabo Hungary
2 Isis Pinilla Spain
3 Marta Lubos Poland
3 Veronika Nemeth Hungary

Adults Women 55­-60Kg
1 Inga Mikstaite Lithuania
2 Gabija Gudeliauskaite Lithuania
3 Lidia Kormondi Hungary
3 Tamar Bibileishvili Georgia

Adults Women +60Kg
1 Dr Szepesi Csenge Hungary
2 Nora Vaznelyte Lithuania
3 Agata Winiarska Poland
3 Sara Hagge Sweden

Adults Men ­-65Kg
1 Andrei Zinchenko Georgia
2 Georgi Lotarov Bulgaria
3 Valeh Jafarov Azerbaijan
3 Taras Havrylets Ukraine

Adults Men 65­-75Kg
1 Salahat Hasanov Azerbaijan
2 Andrius Miseckas Lithuania
3 Mikheil Tsiklauri Georgia
3 Oleksandr Svynarenko Ukraine

Adults Men 75­-85Kg
1 Valdemaras Gudauskas Lithuania
2 Marius Ilas Romania
3 Yasir Mammadov Azerbaijan
3 Mubariz Agamaliyev Azerbaijan

Adults Men +85Kg
1 Valeri Dimitrov Bulgaria
2 Maciej Mazur Poland
3 Edgard Seсinski Lithuania
3 Brian Jakobsen Denmark

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26th All Japan old new videos

1994 the 26th All Japan Open Championship. Many of the legendary profiles attended and fought each other on the tatami: Kenji Yamaki, Hiroki Kurosawa, Norchika Tsukamoto, Nicholas Pettas, Hajime Kazumi and more…

Here is some new videos from  Kyokushin Karate Youtube channel. Big Thank you! Big Osu!!

Norichika Tsukamoto VS Hiroyuki Mogi

Kenji Yamaki VS Norichika Tsukamoto

Norichika Tsukamoto VS Yasuhiro Shichinohe

Toru Okamoto VS Nicholas Pettas

Nicholas Pettas