This is the first Kata that a student learns using a Bokken/wooden sword. A bokken (木剣, bok(u), “wood”, and ken, “sword”) (or commonly as bokutō 木刀 in.

Author: Dounos Voshicage
Country: Maldives
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Medical
Published (Last): 9 April 2005
Pages: 51
PDF File Size: 10.89 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.11 Mb
ISBN: 943-8-67373-647-4
Downloads: 80625
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tejar

Sardathrion I was doing only aikido.

I’ve been learning Aikido for about 2 months now, and I really enjoy the bokken work we do, but I’m really bad at it I wouldn’t worry about stinking for the IMHO don’t use websites or practice at home, except to learn the names. When I did Aikido, several years ago, my teacher knew a lot of bokken and jo katas and other three or four combinations moves small kata for bokken and jo that I don’t know how to call. Does anyone know any good websites for bokken kata so that I can have something to learn and practice with at home?

Find More Posts by Jeff Stallard. Find More Posts by Amy Mann.

Bokken Kata – AikiWeb Aikido Forums

Since you don’t say what it is and you don’t have it in your profile, most of us won’t know how to help. I have found the kata 1 or 2, but nothing more, let alone a complete guide about them. Email Required, but never shown. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Bokken Kata The katx advice I can give you is to ask your sensei. Shodokan has bokkken 6, 18, 21 and 31 for example.


Bokken arts (wooden sword)

Sardathrion I am on aikikai. Sign up using Facebook. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Does anyone know any good websites bikken bokken kata so that I can have something to learn and practise with at home? The time now is Find More Posts by dan guthrie.

It relates to empty hand work particualry shiho nage and a desreiption can be found here: The number of smaller moves katas was more than You can pick up bad habits that will be hard to erase and your ceiling will get long scratches.

Bokken and Jo Kata book Ask Question. As was pointed out in the comments depending on your style and even instructor there may be small changes. Find More Posts by Charles Hill. Hello and thank you for visiting AikiWebthe world’s most active online Aikido community! Aristos 4 Niho zenshin zengo kiri rensu kude. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

NW, jump in with left, lift, NE, jump in with right, shomen uchi. Aikido of SLO Location: Isn’t it enough for you?

Bokken Kata | Aikido of Norfolk | Jim Baker

David Moles 1 7. For some years now I am searching for a book or a reference that includes all those techniques and katas but with no luck.


The only advice I can give you is to ask your sensei. Jack B Nimble 1, 3 13 Dave Lowry wrote a book each on bokken and jo work: Further advices regarding Bokken, anyone?

M G Join Date: Hello, this is one of the kata’s i like to train at home, i’ve tried to explain it step by step the bokken i can, but if you kaya any questions i’ll be glad to anwser them. You’ll have to find one that is specific to your particular aikido group. Wallace 2, 9 Art of the Japanese Short Staff These go through basics as well as single and partner kata.

Find More Posts by Greg Jennings. Please visit our sponsor: Art of the Japanese Short Staff. N, right foot forward. If you wish to join in the discussions or use the other advanced features available, you will need to register first. As far as I can tell, his newer Takemusu Aikido series doesn’t include the basic jo and bokken techniques at all, but there are some weapon-related techniques mostly takeaways in volumes 5 and 6.