Video Clips

Shotokan - Frank Brennan - A Profile

Complete history of Shotokan legend - Frank Brennan. This guy did more for British karate than anyone else in recent history.

SHOTOKAN - More Archive Footage

Rare clip indeed, Frank Brennan convincingly beaten by Elwyn Hall - also a short clip from the murderous KUGB squad training sessions and Elwyn Hall in full demolition mode.

SHOTOKAN - Elwyn Hall Collection

Another excellent example of Elwyn Hall's sweeping ability. This however wasn't given as an Ippon due to the referee's myopia - and he managed to convince the judges that 'he knew best'..!

SHOTOKAN - More KUGB clips

These clips are taken from The Art of War DVD collection, and show a level of kumite that has now disappeared for ever.


Frank Brennan and Miles Draper - timing and excellent control - another Master Class from the Karate Union of Great Britain.


A few short clips from the KUGB - these clips are taken from the Art of War DVDs.

Shotokan - Gary Harford, Kumite & Kata Master Class

Gary Harford is a senior KUGB instructor, and his background is impressive by any standard. Noted for his speed and stamina in kumite, and also his brilliant kata ability, Gary is a fine example of top-class Shotokan

Shotokan - Terry O'Neill, UNSU

Terry was a many times kumite champion, noted for his innovative and exciting techniques. He was also a kata champion, and here is an example, an excellent performance of Unsu.

Frank Brennan - Profile

There is little that needs adding - the name tells everything we need to know.

Legend Productions

We hold what is probably the largest archive of Shotokan karate film and video footage available anywhere. Dating from the 1950s through to the present day, we have produced digitally enhanced, professionally edited programs of the finest international Shotokan events ever recorded.