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Japanese Sword

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Japanese Sword

Summer School Recreation Programme has been cancelled due to delays in building earthquake strengthening, if you have already registered for a course, we will touch base regards to a refund

2022 Semester 1 Recreation Programme - Registrations open on the 24th January 12pm

Japanese Sword


During this course, you will be introduced to the Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu style of Japanese Sword Fighting, a traditional style of Kenjutsu and Iaijutsu. The modern martial art of Kendo is based on this and similar traditional styles. Practice involves working through a series of forms (kata)- both solo and with a partner- using wooden swords and, at an advanced level, live blades

This is a course for beginners.


In this course students can expect to learn correct cutting technique, the core principle of the style, and a selection of introductory kata.