How To Tie Your Obi

If you search around the internet there are a couple ways to tie your obi.  One method has your obi crossed in the back while the other does not.  There are also a couple different ways I have seen the knot tied in front.  Personally I prefer the method where the belt is not crossed […]

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The Obi

What is it? Obi is the Japanese term for the belt that is worn along with your Gi. What Are the Colors and What Do They Represent? When you begin your Martial Arts journey with us here at Annarino’s Martial Arts your Obi will be white.  As you progress through your training your Obi color […]

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The Gi

What is it? The uniform we wear for Karate is called a Gi. The Gi consists of a pair of pants and matching jacket. Gi are typically made of 100% cotton or a blend of cotton and polyester depending on the type and/or weight and can be customized with prices varying depending upon which feature […]

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