The Start of a Sword School
Officially opening the doors to Shinkan-ryū Kenpō. I want to spread good teachings of Japanese iaijutsu and kenjutsu around the world. Everyone that wants to learn properly, should be able to enjoy practical and interesting techniques of our bujutsu. I hope people will enjoy this endeavor with me.
Learning Japanese sword combat is challenging and interesting.
Practicing without many excuses not to is a good practice.
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