TRAIN
KENJUTSU
AT HOME
All classes in person at Instituto Niten are suspended due to Covid-19.
In order to spread the flame of the Sword, we created the page "KENJUTSU AT HOME FOR ALL".
On this page, everyone can find material to train at home and passages from Sensei Jorge Kishikawa`s Golden Moments.
Let`s keep the Body, Mind and Spirit energy moving!
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Getting Started

Relevant information for those who want to begin training


Covid-19.
During COVID epidemic there is no training in person, but students continue training in their normal hours, from home, through our Virtual dojos.

For anyone who is not a student at this time we create open online classes, free for all intersted. The classes are occurring in the public Niten Institute Instagrams:
@niten.english
@institutoniten
@niten.espanol
Each class is a small training with the first foundations of kenjutsu, so you can keep focused and can move your body at home and take your first steps in this art. More information can be found at the link "TRAINING KENJUTSU AT HOME"

If you already watched at least TWO of these open and basic classes, no matter the language, and are interested to move forward and be able to participate also the closed training and receive all the content sent to students, as Golden Moments, Sensei`s messagens and follow up directly with the senpais, we`ve create a path for this:

Fill out the FULL FORM (click here) and request an individual class. We will offer this free lesson to all interested. We will put you in direct contact with a veteran student from Niten and you will be able to arrange a time for a private training in a direct video call (Whatsapp or Facetime). It will be like an experimental class, only now everyone at home.

This individual class of the basic notions may be reviewed and corrected by ours professors and you can also learn a little more about how it is the training and the culture of the Dojo on Niten. At the end we will explain how we are working in this uncertain period, and how to become enrolled student and how to follow the closed training with the group!

Let us keep the energy moving!
Be Welcome to join us even more!


Vídeo-Classes for beginners
More information at


NITEN MIAMI

WESTON
Classes suspended at the Dojo and available ONLINE
DSJJ TEAM WESTON
1649 Bonaventure Blvd
Weston, FL 33326
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SATURDAY
8:00AM
-10:00AM
KENJUTSU ONLINE!
Occasionally classes may be canceled.
Please always check the website

MORE INFO

NITEN COLORADO
DENVER
Classes suspended at the Dojo and available ONLINE
All classes are open to new students and those interested in watching.
Instructor: Takeshi Kamimura
Phone: +1 (954) 734-4586
miami@niten.org
www.niten.org/miami

+Information

COVID-19:

All presential training and normal monthly fees are suspended. Trainings for students follow ONLINE in closed groups and students are contributing with voluntary arrangements with 0% to 50% discounts, or by contacting their Coordinators.
Those interested in joining the practice are offering OPEN ONLINE CLASSES, then individual ONLINE classes and then easy admission to closed training. Learn more at KENJUTSU AT HOME

Enrollment:

US$ 40 (one time fee, due at the 3rd class. Enrollments open in all training sessions of the year)

Equipment:

Beginners can train with T-shirt and sport pants (Judo pants, jogging pants, or similar).
The definitive uniform consists of the Institute´s custom Kimono and Hakama, and the basic practice swords are a standard bamboo shinai and a wooden bokken. Other equipment, such as combat armor (bogu) and additional weapons, can be acquired according to the progression of each student. For the combat armor, there is also the option of renting armor from the dojo. For details about equipment, uniform or rental availability, please ask the instructors of the Dojo.

Getting Started

Visit a training session:

Please feel welcome to visit a training session, as listed on the schedule above. There is no need to pre-register, all training sessions are open to interested observers.

Experimental Classes:

If you are interested in participating, but not sure about enrolling, you can take part in experimental lessons for your first two visits. We will provide the necessary equipment, and you won’t have to worry about enrollment and equipment fees unless you decide to continue. The ideal outfit for beginners is a dark T-shirt and breathable workout pants.

Adults:

Adults of all ages, men and women can train. There are no specific prerequisites nor the need to previously have physical training or experience in martial arts. The training brings technical, physical and interior progress to all ages and stages of life.

Children:

Children from 12 years old can participate in all training sessions.

Training:

Sessions last an average of 2 hours. Training sessions are made up of various parts, warm-up, basics of strokes and techniques, sequence training and combat. Combat training is usually divided up into groups of beginners, intermediates, and graduates, while at other times the more experienced may work with and guide the most novice. How frequently one should train depends on the potential of each student. With training just once a week, it will be easy to to see technical progress, physical and health-related benefits, and the assimilation of the principles and values of the Bushido philosophy. A lower frequency of training is still valid, and can provide results for students with less availability.

Philosophy:

During any visit to the Dojo, try to stay until the end of the session and participate in the Golden Moments, when the training is complemented with elements of Japanese culture and Bushido samurai philosophy.

KIR Method:

KIR is a training method aimed at the physical, mental and emotional development of the student, giving little emphasis to competitiveness and discouraging the use of force. With this positive energy, the student feels confident to fully develop their potential.

What we train

Kenjutsu:

The art of the samurai sword is still alive and can be practiced today, with the closest approximation of the experiences by which samurai lived for centuries. There are hundreds of stances and fighting techniques that are practiced during training sessions with the use of appropriate equipment for protection and safety.

Within Kenjutsu is practiced the Niten Ichi Ryu style, created by the samurai Miyamoto Musashi Sensei. The name of this style means “Two Skies as One,” alluding to the famous techniques of two swords, able to defeat the most skilled opponents with whom Musashi-Sensei crossed swords.



Instructor

Takeshi
Kamimura






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