Traditional Japanese Martial Arts（Iaijutsu）
Since it does not include intense exercise or exchanging blows, this type of martial arts can be enjoyed by all ages and genders. Learning Iai is good for your health, diet, and general fitness.
Putting on Training Clothes
Training clothes and traditional Hakama will be provided for attendees. We will teach you how to wear them.
Greetings and Manners
You will learn the proper greetings, the names of the swords, and training terms used in Iaido.
You will learn the defense position, correct posture and compact use of the body.
The purpose of this training is to increase the flexibility of your mind and body by twisting, turning and extending your joints.
Using a wooden sword you will learn how to “draw, hold, swing and sheathe the sword” which are the basics of Iai
You will perform the steps you have learnt during guidance using a practice Iai sword.
You can also record the experience with your smart phone or camera.
Combining of the traditional martial arts and a pleasant feeling: a session to improve your inner sense “Ki” will be performed. ※Only for those interested
|Basic Course||9 000 yen (tax excluded)/ 60 minutes|
※ The above mentioned charge includes fee for equipment used in the session.
※ In case that cancellation is done within 24 hours, 100% of the fee will be charged. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
橋本 幸憲 Yukinori Hashimoto
Born in 1978, Yamaguchi prefecture
Height: 168cm Weight: 55kg
Black belt (Ni-dan), Karate training – 20 years, traditional martial arts training – 11 years.
Manager at the Mizunokuchi martial arts association.
After graduating high school, he began Karate training and after receiving the black belt started practicing traditional martial arts that use weapons, such as Iai.
By using traditional Japanese martial arts, he is teaching a way to refine the Japanese mind and body, in Kawasaki city.