The Shinbukan Dojo Amsterdam offers classes in the samurai arts shinkendo (swordsmanship), aikido (unarmed) and bojutsu (long staff). Students can choose to train in one or all three arts, based on traditional and practical techniques that you can directly integrate in and apply to all areas of your life.
This course starts from learning the basics building up to a couple of techniques.
Aikido is non-competitive and about self-improvement and self-defence,
Join the Aikido introduction course by sending an email to email@example.com
Last aikido seminar with Joe Thambu-shihan July 2016
Find more pictures here. Looking forward to next time. Osu!
Kids Ki-Ai Club, March 2016
Tameshigiri session, February 2016
These tatami-omote test-cutting sessions are held regularly as part of the Shinkendo training. For students with approximate 1,5 years regular training and more.
Shinkendo Japanese Swordsmanship and Aikibujutsu Shokai Video
This 2010 video featuring Obata-sensei and the Honbu (World Headquarters) Dojo
in Los Angeles, USA. An overview of the facets of Shinkendo solo, paired, and live-bladed sword techniques, Aikido throws, arresting and tanto techniques, and Bojutsu (long staff).
Shinbukan Dojo Amsterdam