Which country is best for karate?
All-time medal tableRankNationGold1Japan902France553Great Britain294Spain2137 more rows
Where is karate most popular?
10 Most Popular Martial ArtsNo.1. Muay Thai from Thailand. No.2. Brazilian Jiu-jitsu from Brazil. No.3 Karate from Japan. No.4 Kung fu from China. No.5 Taekwondo from Korea. No.6 Ninjutsu from Japan. No.7 Jujutsu from Japan. No.8 Krav Maga from Israel. •11 Mar 2013
Which country is most famous for martial arts?
Top 5 Places for Martial Arts TrainingChina — Kung Fu.South Korea — Hapkido. Less mainstream that kung fu is Hapkido, a form of martial arts based in self-defence. Brazil — Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Japan — Aikido, Judo, Karate. Israel — Krav Maga.
Who was the first karate person?
Funakoshi Gichin The Father of Modern Karate. Funakoshi Gichin was born on Nov 10, 1868 in Yamakawa, Shuri, Okinawa Prefecture. He was of samurai lineage, from a family which in former times had been vassals of Ryukyu Dynasty nobles. By age 11 he had already made a name for himself in Ryukyu-style martial arts.