Karate at the Olympics: how it works

Karate teachers Takumi Kato and Chikashi Hayashida from Tokyo's "Kaishi" dojo explain how karate will work at the Tokyo Games. Karate will make its Olympic debut alongside four other new disciplines: surfing, skateboarding, baseball and sport climbing.

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