Monday 7:30 – 9:00 pm: Ross Park – Outdoor/Street Applications
Thursday 7:00 – 9:00 pm: Phinney Ridge Center – Japanese Kenjutsu Training
Dojo of the North Wind is a school for training in the ancient martial arts that were the exclusive secret of the Samurai nobility. The curriculum covers a wide range of bugei (martial arts), which encompass skills that were once necessary for the Samurai.
Get Calmness of Mind and Spirit, Practical Ability, and a Winning Attitude. We provide professional instruction in an environment of Courtesy, Integrity, Responsibility, and Self Discipline. Training with us will provide you with lifetime skills that will allow you to realize your potential. We train students and members in all ages and conditions.
Nami ryu Aiki Heiho curriculum taught at Dojo of the North Wind:
Ukemi waza – rolling and falling arts.
Tori gaeshi waza – escaping arts.
Kansetsu waza – joint locking arts.
Nage waza – throwing techniques.
Uke waza – blocking techniques.
Uchi to zuki waza – striking arts.
Keri waza – kicking arts.
Hadaka jime – oxygen deprivation arts.
Katame waza – grappling techniques.
Ken jutsu – sword arts.
Iai jutsu – sword drawing art.
Tameshigiri – sword cutting
Tanto jutsu – knife arts.
Naginata Jutsu – Japanese halberd
Jo Jutsu – Japanese Staff
Aiki jujutsu – unarmed combat.
Heiho – strategy.
Breathing and meditation techniques.