Paul Pears Karate - Tile Hill, CoventryThe person in the middle represents YOU the Martial Artist, defending yourself from a would be attacker.

The Japanese Symbol on the left says `Kara-Te` = `Empty Hand`

The `Red Cross` represents the Cross of St. George, who is the patron saint of England.

The `Two Red Circles` represent the blood we have running through our veins, `The Colour Of Life`

The whole badge represents how important the preservation of life is and how we can defend our lives from those that wish to harm us. We also use our skills to help the less fortunate and those that are vulnerable to harm.