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#111248 - 07/22/02 03:50 PM Where can I learn boken?
NAUMatt Offline

Registered: 07/16/02
Posts: 68
Loc: Flagstaff, AZ, USA
Hola everyone. I recently got a boken, but have no idea where to learn to actually use it! I love the art of swordsmanship, and have done some weapons (mainly working with the bo), but would like to at least learn some basics. I'm in Flagstaff, AZ. Even a good quality video would be a good start. Any advice?

#111249 - 08/22/06 10:08 PM Re: Where can I learn boken? [Re: NAUMatt]
bobcorella Offline

Registered: 08/06/06
Posts: 6
Are you still living in Flagstaff?
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Araki Ryu iaido

#111250 - 08/22/06 10:10 PM Re: Where can I learn boken? [Re: bobcorella]
Charles Mahan Offline
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Registered: 06/14/04
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Wow. This thread is so old it has cobwebs. I doubt you'll get a response Bob.
Iaido - Breaking down bad habits, and building new ones.

#111251 - 08/24/06 12:55 AM Re: Where can I learn boken? [Re: Charles Mahan]
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Registered: 08/06/06
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I think that you are right. I just thought that I would give it the old college try! Hope to meet you some day!
Bob Corella
Araki ryu iaido

#111252 - 09/02/06 02:15 PM Re: Where can I learn boken? [Re: bobcorella]
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Registered: 04/26/06
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Most aikido dojos also teach use of the bokken.


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