An attempt to reconcile the contradictions between ippon and jiyu kumite, between tournament karate's dynamic athleticism and karate's defensive application, Shin Kumite seeks to bridge the gap between combat and contest. Com-test! Or maybe Conbat. Combative contest. Shin Kumite: win the Moment!
Iain Abernathy's thinks Kudo may hold the key, but I think mine is even better.