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The technique of the tonfa

I. S. Maclaren

The technique of the tonfa

by I. S. Maclaren

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Published by Crompton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby I.S. MacLaren and G.D. Thompson.
ContributionsThompson, G.D.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19647243M

Bo-Jutsu is a martial art of traditional Japanese long stick fighting. This special martial art has its origin on the Ryu Kyu Islands of Okinawa. In this book, the beginner finds a systematic introduction into the basics of Bo fighting techniques, while the advanced student gets important insights into training instructions. Karate legend and Black Belt Hall of Fame member Fumio Demura displays his weapons expertise in Tonfa: Karate Weapon of Self-Defense. This classic, best-selling book, originally published by Ohara Publications, solidified Demura's reputation as the world's leading educator in Okinawan kobudo weaponry and set the standard for instructional books on the subject.

Etymology and definition. Okinawan Kobudō is a Japanese term that can be translated as "old martial way of Okinawa".It is a generic term coined in the twentieth century. Okinawan kobudō refers to the weapon systems of Okinawan martial systems can have from one to as many as a dozen weapons in their curriculum, among the rokushakubo (six foot staff, known as the "bō" (meaning Country of origin: Ryukyu Kingdom. weapons for years to come-a book that a student or a teacher would be proud to own and would refer to whenever they had a question on weapons or wanted a new technique. I feel that I have accomplished all of these goals in this book, The Complete Book of Karate Weapons. It is a book that I am proud of and one that you can be proud to have in your.

Tonfa are wooden clubs with round handles jutting from one side, about 1/3 of the way from the end. Tonfajustu, the art of using the tonfa a self-defense tool, is one of the hallmarks of kobudō.. Tonfa were originally millstone handles, though there is some evidence that forearm crutches inspired similar weapons throughout Asia. Okinawa Kobudo Volume I – 6th to 4th Kyu – features the basic techniques (Kihon) of three weapons: Bō, Sai and Tonfā. The Bō-Kata featured in this volume are Shushi no Kon Sho, Shushi no Kon Dai, and Sakugawa no Kon Sho. The two other Kata are Tsuken Shitahaku no Sai and Hamahiga no Tonfā.


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This DVD will build a strong foundation for excellent techniques, with a competition style essence. Here is an overview of what you will learn: Introduction – choosing a weapon, grips, principles-Swing Maneuvers – how to properly handle the tonfa in motion.

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