Monday, January 3, 2011

Instructor Development Workshop

The next Instructor Development Workshop for Dentokan Aiki Jujutsu scheduled for January 16th at 10:00 a.m. at Shindokan Dojo/BBTMAC.

Dentokan now a member organization of the Zen Nihon Sogo Budo Renmei

From Roy J. Hobbs, Hanshi: "The Sekai Dentokan Bugei Renmei has been accepted as an organizational member of the Zen Nihon Sogo Budo Renmei (Soburen) in Kyoto, Japan. The Soburen consists of approximately twenty martial arts organizations which operate in the Kansei area of Japan. Our acceptance is a mark of the respe...ct we have gained internationally through your efforts."

Carl Long Kyoshi at Shindokan Dojo in February

Shindokan Dojo is proud to announce the return of Carl Long, Kyoshi to New England for a 2-day seminar in Muso Jikiden Eishin-ryu Iaijutsu and Ono-ha Itto-ryu Kenjutsu. Sensei will be here over the weekend of February 26th and 27th. We will post more information shortly, but for now, we look forward to Sensei's visit with great anticipation! Please contact me at for durhter information!

Kagami Biraki 2011

Thanks to everyone who took part in Kagami Biraki at Shindokan Dojo/Black Bear TMAC; we had a great session consisting of brief (10 minutes) of sitting meditation, followed by 108 repetitions of a couple kosa dori variations (ude osae & konoha/kote gaeshi....54 of each). I hope everyone enjoyed the practice!