FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 38 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
Praudo, hughmcc, JimS, gaurhussain, ZhenWuBelgium
22949 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
futsaowingchun 4
jwwmantis 1
bassaiguy 1
WesJones 1
cxt 1
January
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
New Topics
if you had only one tech to teach for self defence
by WesJones
01/28/15 09:20 AM
Siu Nim Tau-demo
by futsaowingchun
01/20/15 12:58 AM
Friendly Chi Sao Exchange
by futsaowingchun
01/16/15 11:15 PM
Mastering the Wooden Dummy
by futsaowingchun
01/12/15 10:58 PM
A lesson in Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
01/01/15 11:50 PM
2015 Master Yang Jwing-Ming Seminar
by jwwmantis
12/05/14 10:36 PM
unrecognized kata
by William_Bent
11/19/14 07:05 PM
Recent Posts
if you had only one tech to teach for self defence
by WesJones
01/28/15 09:20 AM
Siu Nim Tau-demo
by futsaowingchun
01/20/15 12:58 AM
Friendly Chi Sao Exchange
by futsaowingchun
01/16/15 11:15 PM
Mastering the Wooden Dummy
by futsaowingchun
01/12/15 10:58 PM
unrecognized kata
by cxt
01/12/15 09:44 AM
A lesson in Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
01/01/15 11:50 PM
Forum Stats
22949 Members
36 Forums
35598 Topics
432536 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#150137 - 05/27/05 09:38 PM samurai arts
modernwarrior Offline
Member

Registered: 05/08/05
Posts: 40
im also interested in samurai arts such as kenjutsu iaijutsu and aikijutsu arew their any qualified instructors in chicago? i know im being a pain by asking the same questions but i just cant find any.

Top
#150138 - 05/27/05 11:03 PM Re: samurai arts [Re: modernwarrior]
Charles Mahan Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 2502
Loc: Denton, Tx, USA
Pitchford-sensei is teaching Mugai Ryu in Chicago

http://www.japaneseculturecenter.com/iaido/

He is associated with the Nippon Iaido Renmei.
_________________________
Iaido - Breaking down bad habits, and building new ones.

Top
#150139 - 05/28/05 08:39 PM Re: samurai arts [Re: modernwarrior]
Stony Offline
Newbie

Registered: 05/21/05
Posts: 13
Check out www.shinjinkai.org. It's located at 3717 N Ravenswood and is the official Chicago HQ for the U.S. Federation of Mugai Ryu Iaihyodo. It is also a branch dojo for Shinbukan Kuroda Ryugi. In fact Tetsuzan Kuroda Sensei will be visiting the US July 7 - 10. Shinbukan Kuroda was founded in 1848 and continues to teach it's curriculum of samurai military arts.
_________________________
I've won, I've lost but I've never quit.

Top
#150140 - 05/28/05 11:20 PM Re: samurai arts [Re: Stony]
Charles Mahan Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 2502
Loc: Denton, Tx, USA
Just so that we're clear these are two different branches of Mugai Ryu.
_________________________
Iaido - Breaking down bad habits, and building new ones.

Top
#150141 - 05/29/05 04:38 AM Re: samurai arts [Re: modernwarrior]
Stony Offline
Newbie

Registered: 05/21/05
Posts: 13
There is also Iai-Tate-Do offered at Midwest Shotokan in Mount Prospect. Their site is www.midwest-shotokan-karate.com.
_________________________
I've won, I've lost but I've never quit.

Top
#150142 - 05/29/05 09:50 AM Re: samurai arts [Re: Stony]
Charles Mahan Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 2502
Loc: Denton, Tx, USA
What is Iai-tate-do? I can't find any information on that website concerning it.
_________________________
Iaido - Breaking down bad habits, and building new ones.

Top
#150143 - 05/30/05 01:08 AM Re: samurai arts [Re: Charles Mahan]
Nagamaki Offline
Member

Registered: 04/07/05
Posts: 76
Loc: Southeast Asia
Quote:

What is Iai-tate-do? I can't find any information on that website concerning it.




hi Mahan Sensei!
here some interesting info regarding iai-tate do.

http://home.earthlink.net/~jkrusa/iaido.htm

hmmm interesting
_________________________
IZA www.geocities.com/tachikaze_kenjutsu_dojo

Top
#150144 - 05/30/05 04:46 AM Re: samurai arts [Re: Nagamaki]
Stony Offline
Newbie

Registered: 05/21/05
Posts: 13
Midwest Shotokan just calls it Iaido but when you start class or ask some questions you'll find out it's Iai-Tate-Do Iaido. Cieplik-Sensei use to teach out of his house when the class was only about 4 to 6 students. With 6 students, it was really tight.
_________________________
I've won, I've lost but I've never quit.

Top
#150145 - 05/30/05 01:16 PM Re: samurai arts [Re: Nagamaki]
Charles Mahan Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 2502
Loc: Denton, Tx, USA
Quote:


hi Mahan Sensei!
here some interesting info regarding iai-tate do.

http://home.earthlink.net/~jkrusa/iaido.htm

hmmm interesting




So it's Kashima Shinto Ryu?
_________________________
Iaido - Breaking down bad habits, and building new ones.

Top
#150146 - 05/30/05 10:18 PM Re: samurai arts [Re: Charles Mahan]
Nagamaki Offline
Member

Registered: 04/07/05
Posts: 76
Loc: Southeast Asia
Quote:

Quote:


hi Mahan Sensei!
here some interesting info regarding iai-tate do.

http://home.earthlink.net/~jkrusa/iaido.htm

hmmm interesting




So it's Kashima Shinto Ryu?




hmmm it stated Kashima Shinto Ryu

well i thought Kashima Shinto Ryu is more of kenjutsu like Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto Ryu. Iaijustu is part of the system.
_________________________
IZA www.geocities.com/tachikaze_kenjutsu_dojo

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >


Moderator:  Charles Mahan, Cord, MattJ, Reiki 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Ryukyu Art
Artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom missing since WWII. Visit www.ShisaLion.Org to view pictures

Best Stun Guns
Self Defense Products-stun guns, pepper spray, tasers and more

Surveillance 4U
Complete surveillance systems for covert operations or secure installation security

Asylum Images
Book presents photo tour of the Trans-Allegany Lunatic Asylum. A must if you're going to take a ghost tour!

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga