JAPANESE MARTIAL ARTS
SUPPORTING JAPANESE WEAPON ARTS IN EDMONTON, ALBERTA
The Kita Kaze Budo Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of Japanese weapon arts in Edmonton, Canada.
Kendo, meaning "way of the sword" in Japanese, is a full-contact sport where practitioners put on armour and strike each other with bamboo swords.
Iaido, the art of cutting a target immediately from the draw and sheathing the katana, utilizes a dull blade while performing special choreographed sequence’s called kata.
The Naginata is the Japanese polearm, A full-contact sport comprised of sparring with armour and bamboo weapons as well as kata (choreographed sequences of attack and defense)
Spring session: Dates TBD
Thursdays: 6:00pm – 7:30pm – Kendo Kids, Iaido
7:30pm – 9:00pm – Kendo Adults, Naginata
For more information please visit: https://kitakazebudo.org/
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