Introduction to Kenjutsu (part 1 of 2)
Saitō no Mitsukage-donoPine Room
Note: this class is scheduled from 4:00 PM - 5:50 PM and will not have a break between sessions
The Samurai were feared as swordsmen by just about everyone who crossed swords with them. This class explores the similarities and differences between Japanese and Western swordsmanship. We will work through kata from schools which date to the SCA period, in the form of slow work, and discover the principles which drive them.