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An Afternoon of Yagyu Shinkage Ryu with Sensei Tong: Thoughts and Reflections

Life is change. It seems like such an obvious statement, however there is so much depth to those three simple words. Change can take on many forms: from great sweeping events that reshape the world in a matter of moments to minute transformations that happen over time and are only noticed upon reflection. Setting all …

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Upcoming Seminar with Sensei Tong in Ottawa

On April 21st, Sensei Tong will be leading a seminar focusing on the techniques and philosophies of Yagyu Shinkage Ryu Kenjitsu at the Takahashi Dojo in Ottawa. The seminar is open to public registration, however it would be advisable to register early. For more details about the seminar, please visit the facebook event page HERE

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Remote training with Kajitsuka Soke

We were honoured to have Kajitsuka Soke take the time to call in from Japan during our Monday night Keiko to oversee our class (a full two hours!). Mrs Kajitsuka kindly photographed the session. We are very fortunate and thankful to have such a dedicated headmaster!

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Yagyu Gasshuku Japan 2017

We were honoured to be a part of the group invited to train in an intensive 3 day Keiko with our Soke in Japan at Yagyu Village – home to our style Yagyu Shinkage Ryu. Of our group, Melissa was able to attend and experience what training is like in Japan. Special thanks to Kajitsuka …

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Demo at Matsuri Japon

Demo at Matsuri Japon Saturday Aug 14th at 17h45 Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre of Montreal 8155, rue Rousselot, Montreal (Quebec) H2E 1Z7 Oakville Kenjutsu Montreal is pleased to announce that we will be performing a Yagyu Shikage Ryu Demo at the 16th Annual Matsuri Japon. This FREE event is a celebration of Japanese culture, featuring …

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Learn Kenjutsu at Otakuthon 2017

Learn Kenjutsu @ Otakuthon Saturday (time TBA) Oakville Kenjutsu Montreal is pleased to announce that it will be offering a Yagyu Shikage Ryu DEMO and WORKSHOP at this years OTAKUTHON. The workshop is open to any people (18+ years) who are interested in learning Japanese sword. No experience or equipment is required. In the workshop you …

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2017 Tokumeikan Gasshuku Photos

This years’ Gasshuku with Sensei Tong of Tokumeikan was held at Kushindokai Karate in Orangeville Ontario. With a focus on Kuka-no-tachi and Empi, the group spent 3 days working on both basic and advanced techniques from these very challenging katas. All thanks to Sensei Tong for hosting a very successful and informative seminar. Additional thanks …

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Dojo holiday and Summer Schedule update

Hello everyone! I’d like to inform you that classes will be on hold the week of July 10th. Classes will officially begin again on Wednesday the 12th from 8pm at La Puerta Negra. Furthermore, Kenjutsu in the Parc will be starting soon. Have a great 2 weeks! http://oakvillekenjutsu.3design-dlo.com

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Upcoming Demo/Workshop at Otakuthon 2017

We are pleased to announce that we are currently being considered to do a Demo and Workshop at this years Otakuthon. Although the plans have not yet been finalized, we are hoping to perform a small demonstration of Kata, then have an open floor workshop for registered audience members to participate and learn a few …

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Dojo closed for June 2nd & 3rd

The Dojo will be closed for Sunday June 2nd and Monday June 3rd, as I will be attending the Seminar in Toronto with Sensei Tong. If you are interested in participating, please see here. Sunday class will resume on July 9th.

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