A Marathon in the Most Isolated Country in the World | Running in North Korea

Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon is a yearly event that started in April 1981. We picked April to commemorate our Great Leader’s birthday as one form of celebration. Many athletes from home and abroad are participating. As you will see tomorrow, there will be 30,000 people here welcoming the players. To become a flourishing country through sports is the goal of […]

How to Counter-Attack your opponent in Karate | Olympians’ Tips

COACHES’ TIPS COUNTER-ATTACK I’d like to move on now from the basics, gestures in the various kumite items to the “jiu nippon unite” style. I’ll then show how to counter-attack using the freestyle techniques that I’ll demonstrate. These are linked to the techniques used in competitions. To begin with, there’s the middle range counter-attack in response to a “Kizami Tsuki” […]