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    Introductory Kendo - 1 Hour

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    Not all sword fighting is about anger, aggression, and hurting your opponent. Some, like this beginner kendo class, are different and even enlightening! This kendo class will teach you the importance of respecting your opponent and achieving a valid strike. Training will improve your strength, speed, stamina, reflexes, and concentration. Repetition will be the vehicle for your training and improvement in a discipline that encourages self-awareness (while being very enjoyable at the same time). Soon you will start handling a weapon like a master with a training in kendo.
    Introductory Kendo - 1 Hour

    110 W 14th St, New York

    • Train in the modern Japanese bamboo sword fighting martial art known as kendo
    • Practice with bamboo swords as you are introduced to this art
    • Increase your speed, strength, stamina, concentration and improve your reflexes
    • Learn how kendo is more about respecting your opponent than anger and aggression
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    8 positive reviews
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    Samurai Sword Fighting - Tribeca

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    You are the one that has seen every Bruce Lee movie and loves Japanese culture. This samurai sword fighting class dedicated to Samurai Sword Soul Style is the perfect way to feed those interests. Each class will walk you through a 3-step process based on Waki Style Tate, Kendo, Karate, Iaido and Japanese Classical Dance. First, you will practice basic sword techniques, suching as gripping, breathing, and footwork. Next, you will experiment with sword contact via offensive and defensive moves. Finally, you'll learn choreography, which recognizes samurai sword fighting as both a martial and performing art. Perfect for anyone looking to improve their concentration and try something entirely new, you'll channel that inner samurai in no time!
    Samurai Sword Fighting - Tribeca

    380 Broadway, New York

    • Learn basic sword techniques such as gripping, breathing, cutting, and positioning
    • Practice fundamentals through exciting choreography in one-on-one or one-versus-many situations
    • Improve your concentration and discipline
    • No experience necessary
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    3 positive reviews
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    Beginner Kendo Sword Fighting

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    You've always been fascinated with sword fighting and stick fighting, but you have never taken the time to attend a real class. Stop watching your favorite action movie and become a sword fighting hero with this introductory Kendo class! Here, you'll learn the fundamentals of Kendo, a martial art that literally means "The Way of the Sword." You will practice using a bamboo sword for contact work and an oak wooden sword for practice forms. For sparring you will wear protective gear for the head, body, groin, and hands. In this class there will be great emphasis on developing a strong spirit, healthy body, and sharp mind. Kendo has no gender barriers or physical limitations and may be practiced by people of any age and ability. Just think of how unstoppable you'll be after this class!
    Beginner Kendo Sword Fighting

    1944 Madison Ave, New York

    • Learn the fundamental techniques of Kendo with weaponry
    • Practice solo and paired drills with grace and physical determination
    • Develop greater hand-eye coordination and practice self'discipline
    • Learn a greater appreciation for the art of sword fighting
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    11 positive reviews
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    All Levels Beginner Siljun Dobup (Real Sword Training)

    (11)
    You've always been fascinated with sword fighting and stick fighting, but you have never taken the time to attend a real class. Stop watching your favorite action movie and become a sword fighting hero with this introductory sword class! Here, you'll learn the fundamentals of Siljun Dobup, a form of iaido which literally translates as "real sword training." Your practice will focus on the drawing and sheathing of the blade as well as executing the perfect cut. You will begin training with a wooden practice sword and will not be practicing against live opponents in this class. Unlike many forms of iaido, which are practiced from a kneeling position, Siljun Dobup primarily begins from a neutral standing position, making it easy to practice for practitioners of all ages. Just think of how unstoppable you'll be after this class!
    All Levels Beginner Siljun Dobup (Real Sword Training)

    1944 Madison Ave, New York

    • Learn fundamental techniques and movements of Siljun Dobup
    • Practice various movements and techniques through a series of drills
    • Develop greater hand-eye coordination and practice self-discipline
    • Learn a greater appreciation for the art of sword fighting
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    11 positive reviews
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    Beginner Siljun Dobup (Real Sword Training)

    (11)
    You've always been fascinated with sword fighting and stick fighting, but you have never taken the time to attend a real class. Stop watching your favorite action movie and become a sword fighting hero with this introductory sword class! Here, you'll learn the fundamentals of Siljun Dobup, a form of iaido which literally translates as real sword training. Your practice will focus on the drawing and sheathing of the blade as well as executing the perfect cut. You will begin training with a wooden practice sword and will not be practicing against live opponents in this class. Unlike many forms of iaido, which are practiced from a kneeling position, Siljun Dobup primarily begins from a neutral standing position, making it easy to practice for practitioners of all ages. Just think of how unstoppable you'll be after this class!
    Beginner Siljun Dobup (Real Sword Training)

    1944 Madison Ave, New York

    • Learn fundamental techniques and movements of Siljun Dobup
    • Practice various movements and techniques through a series of drills
    • Develop greater hand-eye coordination and practice self-discipline
    • Learn a greater appreciation for the art of sword fighting
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    11 positive reviews
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    Samurai Sword Fighting - East Village

    (42)
    You are the one that has seen every Bruce Lee movie and loves Japanese culture. This samurai sword fighting class dedicated to Samurai Sword Soul Style is the perfect way to feed those interests. Each class will walk you through a 3-step process based on Waki Style Tate, Kendo, Karate, Iaido and Japanese Classical Dance. First, you will practice basic sword techniques, such as gripping, breathing, and footwork. Next, you will experiment with sword contact via offensive and defensive moves. Finally, you'll learn choreography, which recognizes samurai sword fighting as both a martial and performing art. Perfect for anyone looking to improve their concentration and try something entirely new, you'll channel that inner samurai in no time!
    Samurai Sword Fighting - East Village

    126 E 13th St, New York

    • Learn basic sword techniques such as gripping, breathing, cutting, and positioning
    • Practice fundamentals through exciting choreography in one-on-one or one-versus-many situations
    • No experience necessary
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    41 positive reviews
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