Goshin Karate is a traditional form. Its roots are based within Shotokai and Budokan. The styles holistic platform combines mediums of realistic combat.
Goshin Karate is a Martial Art not a Martial Sport. The main objective of the style is to learn realistic self defence for everyday life. There is no emphasis on competition and students are not encouraged to enter them. Students practice full contact sparring which incorporates grappling and groundwork found in Kata.