What is Agedo Karate 2

Agedo, or “The Way of the Open Door,” is a Japanese family martial art style. Based on Shotokan Karate, it contains many of the hard, linear movements that exemplify the karate styles. However, it also contains many elements from the softer styles: turning of another’s energy, energy conservation, strategy and …

What is Agedo Karate?

Agedo, or “The Way of the Open Door,” is a Japanese family martial art style. Based on Shotokan Karate, it contains many of the hard, linear movements that exemplify the karate styles. However, it also contains many elements from the softer styles: turning of another’s energy, energy conservation, strategy and …

Kendo (Samurai Sword)

Classes: Tuesday 6pm-7pm Our Kendo classes are safe, fun, and educational. Toyama Ryu is taught, although technically, we do more kenjitsu, because it is a cutting class. However, trying to define the difference confuses folks here: there is not much knowledge of Japanese arts around these parts. So we keep …

Naginata Class

Classes: Tuesday 6pm-7pm Please note: Naginata Class is for Adults Only! Once a student has attained a sufficient level of proficiency in Kendo, they may be invited to join the Naginata class. The Naginata is a traditional battlefield weapon of Japan that is part bo, part spear, and part sword, …