The Oxford English Dictionary defines ‘equanimity‘ as “calmness and composure, especially when in a difficult situation.” The origins are early 17th century (also in the sense ‘fairness, impartiality’): from Latin aequanimitas, from aequus ‘equal’ + animus ‘mind’. Equanimity is one of the seven essential qualities of mind required to be a Karate-Ka. The others are;

Instructors at Washinkai España

The principle instructors at Washinkai España are Geovanny Sanchez Salazar 4th dan and Elliot Morton 3rd dan. They have both been trained to the highest standard and their qualifications are recognised by The World Karate Federation, The Karate Federation of Japan, The British Traditional Karate Association and The Spanish Karate Federation. They work hard to