Padded Weapons, also known as Combative Aiki Weapons, are a fantastic and fun way for our Aikido students to learn realistic sword combat safely and without risk of injury. The long list of benefits of learning proper sword technique is vital to a Student’s advancement in their Aikido Training and can be found here.
The Padded Weapons Class lets us take this training to a new level. Using specially designed equipment which properly represent actual Aikido weapons (Bokken & Katana), students train their skills and reflexes at full-speed and full-contact with 100% safety. This special class held on Saturdays at 9:45 AM will also help students with their empty hand Aikido.
Combative Aikido weapons derives its techniques and methodology from both Kenjutsu & Tenshin Shōden Katori Shintō-ryū (Japanese sword-fighting).
Students also gain experience in weapon sparring, individual, and team competition. To mix in fun, students get to play a variety of games which put their combat skills to the ultimate test.
Enquire today to learn more about our Padded Weapons Classes.