karate lasted about a week and the swim team didn't last past the first lap.
Man, is he mixed up in a whole lot of different stuff, from karate to Elvis impersonating to fiction writing.
Golf and rugby sevens will be included as Olympic events in 2016, and sports like karate and squash are trying to get in.
1955, Japanese, literally "empty hand, bare hand," from kara "empty" + te "hand." A devotee is a karateka.