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2013 World Sabaki Challenge – April 20th
12th March 2013

Sabaki… is a Japanese word meaning “to channel power efficiently.” It can refer to the effort of taming a horse or damming a river. In martial arts it means the natural way to use an opponent’s power and momentum against him, regardless of size.


For 34 years, the Sabaki Challenge has provided a place for martial artists to test their beliefs in the hard training they endure. The rules are designed to bring out the best qualities of spirit, discipline, power and technique. Action will be delivered in a decisive yet disciplined manner; often ending in instant submission. Challenge a modern full contact stand up event in the tradition of timeless warrior code the whole family can enjoy.


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