Book Review: Dave Lowry’s “Traditions” 1


 

Recently, Tuttle Publishing reached out to Patrick, the owner of KarateForums.com (where I am a moderator) to have people review some of their martial arts books. The book I chose was “Traditions: Essays on the Japanese Martial Arts and Ways,” by prolific martial arts author, Dave Lowry. You can find my review in the KarateForums.com Article Subforum. The book can be purchased through Amazon, or from the Tuttle Publishing website.

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About Noah

I began training in karate (Shuri-Ryu) in the Summer of 2006. Subsequently, I started training in judo, kobudo, and iaijutsu within the next 6 months. During my training there, I earned the rank of Sankyu (3rd Degree Brown Belt) in Shuri-Ryu, Gokyu (Green Belt) in judo, a certification in the use of the bo, and passed proficiency tests for the four tachigata of Shinkage-Ryu iaijutsu. I moved to Arizona in the Summer of 2008, and continued training and researching karate at home. I continued regular training in judo at a local club until 2010, when I was able to start training in Shorin-Ryu with Sensei Richard Poage. I have been training with him ever since, and currently hold the rank of Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt) in Shorin-Ryu under him. In addition, I began studying KishimotoDi under Sensei Ulf Karlsson in 2014.


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