Martial Arts: Shindo Muso Ryu Jodo, and Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu

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Shindo Muso Ryu Jodo

Shindo Muso Ryu is the art of the short staff. In this art, we use a simple short staff against a sword-armed opponent.

In Jodo we rely on precision and the flexibility of the Jo to overcome the inherent advantages of a blade wielding opponent.

Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu

Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu is the original “Aiki” art, an art of traditional Japanese jujutsu.

This art includes sophisticated throws, joint locks and strikes, offering a rich reserve of technical knowledge.

Photo of Hoshu Dojo head instructor Goto Sensei performing kata

Head Instructor

Kei Goto Sensei, our head instructor is based in Beppu City, Japan, and holds the rank of Menkyo in Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu, and was a direct student of Takeda Tokimune Sensei, and holds a 7th dan Kyoshi in Jodo under the All Japan Kendo Federation, and was a direct student of Otofuji Ichizo sensei and Tsuneyuki Ihashi Sensei.

Photo of a classroom with students throughout


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