Miyagi Chojun created Gojyu-ryu karate, which was first of the Okinawan karate styles to be officially named. The late Yagi Meitoku was Miyagi Chojun’s most senior karate student. Yagi’s oldest son, Meitatsu, carries on not only the style’s technical finesses and its philosophy, but also the stories that make up its history.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 16 No. 2 (2007): 14 pages.