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In the News: How Sword-Fighting Is Bringing Veterans Together

Posted by on Jun 27, 2014 in In the News, Videos | 0 comments

via ABC News US   ABC US News | ABC Sports News   Armed with swords in hand, a group of veterans at the Fencers Club in...

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Iaido as a music video! No, really!

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in Culture, Video Slider, Videos | 0 comments

Iaido as a music video! Video for Chamber from the upcoming album by Craggz &...

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Last epee duel in France fought in 1967, recorded on film

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in Featured, History, Video Slider, Videos | 0 comments

An unusual piece of history, the last epee duel in France was fought in 1967, between  the Mayor of Marseille and another politician.   ...

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First Kendo video ever made: 1897

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First Kendo video ever made: 1897

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Featured, History, Video Slider, Videos | 0 comments

Presented as a historical curiosity, this is the earliest known video of kendo practitioners.  It’s obvious the event was heavily...

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Interview with Shozo Kato – Way of the Sword

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Philosophy and Theory, Video Slider | 0 comments

Shozo Kato Sensei, 8th Dan in Kyoshi Kendo and 7th Dan in Kyoshi Iaido, describes his view of the philosophy of his arts. Shozo Kato...

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