Great news at Stoke Dojo

Due to our recent re-location and a bigger venue we can now accept more new students. So if anyone out there is interested…

Hatsumi Soke UK Taikai 1987

Photos taken at Sensei Masaaki Hatsumi, Soke of the Bujinkan on his first UK Taikai in 1987. Do you see anyone you know,…

Sanbon Ichi-3 things at once

Really interesting class at Hombu Dojo today, Sanbon Ichi, three things at once, followed by studying the time and distance relationship between Katana…

Tuesday at Portsmouth Dojo

Nice evening of study at the Portsmouth Dojo.  Practicing the eight basic cuts, from the Kukishinden Ryu Happo Biken (九鬼神伝流八法秘剣術) school – Biken…

Thursday at Hombu Dojo

Nice relaxed morning at the Honbu dojo, training with Takagi Yoshin Ryu Jutaijutsu (高木揚心流柔体術) “High Tree Raised Heart School”. Studying the transference of…

Thursday at Black Snow

Senban and Bo shuriken class tonight, proving that Hollywood got it very wrong. So hard to hit a still target, let alone a…

Koi Dojo Build in Pictures

It all started with an empty tin box, slowly but surely, with the help of our dedicated students and 4 weeks of blood…

Thank you Sensei Paul

Brilliant Yari and Bokken class last night. Looking at how the strategy of each weapon can overcome the other. Proving there is no…

Ancho Ken

Nice to see students have fun with a serious subject, Ancho ken, knives in darkness. Finding the enemy, defeating the enemy and defending…

Future Workshop-Caligraphy

Is anyone interested in a workshop on (Japanese) calligraphy? Let me know if this is a subject that’s of interest and we’ll organise…

Hombu Matsuri-August 2017

Can all students attending the summer Matsuri bring a Hanbo and Bokken. Please make sure all weapons are suitably covered up.  Thanks. Please…