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What Is Kajukenbo’s history?

What Is Kajukenbo’s history? Kajukenbo is a hybrid martial art from Hawaii. The name Kajukenbo is a portmanteau of the various arts from which its style is derived: KA for Karate, JU for Judo and Jujutsu, KEN for Kenpo, and BO for Boxing (Kajukenbo). It was developed in the late 1940s and founded in 1947 in the Palama Settlement of Oahu, Hawaii. The art was created through the cooperative efforts …

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The best Jiu-Jitsu is included in Kajukenbo

The best Jiu-Jitsu is included in Kajukenbo Jujutsu is in Kajukenbo I have been studying Kajukenbo and Kosho-Ryu under Sr. Grand Master Tony Bowles for the past 25-years and Prof Bishop does an excellent job of explaining how Jujutsu (Kajukenbo)has always been in the fabric of Kajukenbo. Due in significant part to the Gracie family’s …

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