Isshin Ryu Sunsu Kata video
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Sunsu is the seventh hand kata in Isshin Ryu Karate. This kata was designed by the founder of Isshin-Ryu, Tatsuo Shimabuku. It incorporates several movements from other kata in the Isshin-Ryu syllabus, as well as from kata from other instructors, in addition to techniques and concepts Shimabuku favored. It was used as a dojo kata and as a personal project of the founder, prior to the founding of Isshin Ryu in 1956.
The Dai Nippon Butoku Kai has recognized Sunsu as a kata of Okinawa. This represents an acceptance of Isshin-Ryu as a modern Ryukyu martial art.