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Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke, Kyoshi eighth dan, Okinawan Goju-ryu, has practiced karate since 1974. He has written over five hundred articles for international martial arts magazines and authored five books. A young street fighter in England who became a disciplined student of budo in Okinawa, Clarke continues to pursue the tranquility that comes from "the ecstasy of sweat" associated with the practice of karate. Michael Clarke resides in Tasmania, Australia.