Description: The Kata's name "strength of 10 men" gives it away. This is a powerful Kata and one must show good use of power. As in Heian Sandan, but also Bassai Sho, this Kata challenges the practitioner with concentration and locking of the hips during the three blocks (Jodan Yoko Uchi Barai). Jitte (as well as Bassai Dai) also teaches a certain power that can be described as "Breaking Power"
More Information: Important techniques of this Kata are:
Tekubi Kake Uke
Bo Uke/Tsukami tori
Jodan Yoko Uchi Barai
Sagi Ashi Dachi
Characteristic of this Kata:
Block techniques against Bo attacks.