講武会館長・日本武道教育学会会長・総合安全保障危機管理学会理事長 入野 信照
Nihon Kempo is a kenpo peculiar to our country which is origined the old
style Jujutsu. Technical contents are mixed martial arts, such as "pokeing", "kicking", "throwing", "benting a partner's joint conversely", and "fastening."
Nihon Kempo originating in the old Kempo of our country has a relative relation with Judo . The Karate or Shorinji kempo which make China the origin are not related at all.
Its outstanding grapple nature produces a lot of various sport-combative champions including prizefighting world champion and it is adopted as the Self-Defense Forces and formal hand-to-hand combat work of the police. Moreover, it greatly spreads through the United States, Britain, Mexico and overseas, and is calling popularity as "Japanese martial arts".
It is very delightful for especially the Japanese Chinese martial art of a Kobu-kaikan to be adopted as the formal hand-to-hand combat work of Defense Force and the police of Republic of Uzbekistan located in the center of the Eurasian Continent, to also improve and increase the private sector exercise hall of other countries gradually, and to carry out that contribution to training of youth a little.
However, Nihon kempo is not a sport but a "way" which practices mind and body over the whole life to the end. Kobu-kaikan spread Nihon kempo which matchless traditional culture further through the world and it is going to become an aid of global peace.
Nihon kempo of a Kobu-kaikan is the "Strong style" making the world the strongest ever. Moreover, we aim at No.1 in the world as an organization.
Since ancient times, it is said that a morality norm of Japan exceeds any thoughts and religions, and the bottom has martial art(Budo). Budo has respect and pride for a partner, understanding courtesy, and is very peaceful. We are going to support and put into training people who are talented with this meaning. No matter what sacrifice it may pay, there is preparedness to hasten among the world anywhere.
A Kobu-kaikan pursues this century still grander scale, roman, and the further