Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong

Tokyo Olympics: the ancient craft of kata, one half of the debuting karate discipline that merits performance and respect

  • Hong Kong kata star Grace Lau is set to take the stage, but why is she not hitting a physical opponent?
  • Originating from Ryukyu kingdom, judges assess both technical and athletic performance

Knowledge |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong competitor Grace Lau Mo-sheung in the women’s individual kata at the 2019 East Asian Karate Championships in Hong Kong. Jonathan Wong
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