Originally Posted by thromback
yeah, I hear you all. I know what you mean by how its taught. It seems to be more watered down in the US.
That's because the majority of the dojos that teach it, are aimed for young kids or adults looking to get into shape and not there to really get into the art. Look for a place that teaches Kyokushin Karate and tell me if you think it's still watered down.