Examines the evolution of the Japanese sabre from its Chinese prototypes, and traces the development of a unique Japanese method of fencing. Includes pointers on how to select equipment, the correct basics of gripping and cutting techniques and a basic eight direction cutting exercise.
Techniques from various kata and the unarmed interception, striking, locking and throwing applications demonstrated, in addition to the unique "Swordsman's one-point fist" which can double the penetration of your punch. How to tell the difference between real combat sword techniques & flashy theatrical fencing.
1301-0 Street Kendo 1 90min.