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Come join our school, once a month, to get an introduction to Japanese swordsmanship. This is an open class to learn basic techniques: how to handle the sword, a proper swing, and general introduction to the traditional manner the sword is studied in Japan.

Upcoming events (5+)

Introduction to Japanese Sword - Learn the 8 Basic Cuts

This Meetup is an introduction to the basic cuts as taught in traditional Japanese schools. We will cover the 8 most common cuts used in combination strikes and actual cutting (Tameshigiri). To learn more about this art, please visit the martial art school that has put this together at: www.seiburyusanjose.com, or visit us on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/SeibuRyuSanJose/ All you need to bring are some clothes to work out in. Please come 15-20 minutes early! That way we have time to get you set up and ready to do stuff! FYI - We will be using wooden swords, for safety.

Introduction to Japanese Sword - Cornerstones to Japanese Sword

This Meetup is an introduction to the basic cuts as taught in traditional Japanese schools. We will cover the three areas commonly studied, including sparring, cutting and kata. To learn more about this art, please visit the martial art school that has put this together at: www.seiburyusanjose.com, or visit us on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/SeibuRyuSanJose/ All you need to bring are some clothes to work out in. Please come 15-20 minutes early! That way we have time to get you set up and ready to do stuff! FYI - We will be using wooden swords, for safety.

Introduction to Japanese Sword - Learn the 8 Basic Cuts

Interested in learning Japanese sword? This Meetup is geared towards introducing the basics of sparring: including strikes, stances and timing. To learn more about this art, please visit the martial art school that has put this together at: www.seiburyusanjose.com, or visit us on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/SeibuRyuSanJose/ All you need to bring are some clothes to work out in. Please come 15-20 minutes early! That way we have time to get you set up and ready to do stuff! FYI - We will be using wooden swords, for safety.

Introduction to Japanese Sword - Learn the 8 Basic Cuts

This Meetup is an introduction to the basic cuts as taught in traditional Japanese schools. We will cover the 8 most common cuts used in combination strikes and actual cutting (Tameshigiri). To learn more about this art, please visit the martial art school that has put this together at: www.seiburyusanjose.com, or visit us on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/SeibuRyuSanJose/ All you need to bring are some clothes to work out in. Please come 15-20 minutes early! That way we have time to get you set up and ready to do stuff! FYI - We will be using wooden swords, for safety.

Past events (4)

Introduction to Japanese Sword - Sparring Basics

1777 Saratoga Ave

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