Kashima-Shinryû is admitting new students during Fall 2019 season.
New students begin study of Kashima-Shinryû curriculum by focusing on introductory course material that focuses on swordsmanship (kenjutsu) and fundaments of unarmed combat (jujutsu). Successful study of this curriculum prepares student for safe, effective and meaningful study of the more advanced Kashima-Shinryû and is marked by examination for “Kirikami” (first rank of Kashima-Shinryû). With regular study the introductory course is usually completed in about 3 months.
Required equipment: comfortable, loose fitting clothing suitable for indoors sports or alternatively a white keikogi (“judo uniform”). Fee of (50EUR) covers practise fees until endo of Dec 2019 and is collected of students after a few weeks of introductory period (“Try if you’re going to stick with the practice, first.”)
We invite persons interested in taking up Kashima-Shinryû to start by first attending one practice session as a spectator, before starting actual practice themselves.
If you’re interested in taking up Kashima-Shinryû or if you have questions, please contact us by this form.