h1

Class Record: Gyokko ryu Koshijutsu + Ken/Keri Kudaki + Shinobizue

March 28, 2008

Class: Thursday March 27th

A fairly lively dynamic class with  elements of Gyokko ryu and Koto ryu coming out naturally under attacks that might be found outside of the usual Bujinkan basics. We looked at Ten Ryaku Uchu Gassho and Tenchi Inyo from Gyokko Ryu. Distance and space manipulation became important through the class and we saw how the Bujinkan idea of atacking the limbs might work.

We looked at ways of using the saya to control uke while being able to use the blade too. Various ways of using shuko also came out.

Thought provoker: We did “unusual” kicks/punches in this class. Do I really need to use quotes there? Why are they unusual?

– Ali Martinez 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: