biken#04 KUKISHIN-RYU BIKENJUTSU with HOLGER KUNZMANN

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80 minutes, 637 Mb for $19.99
(H.264, 400p)
Available as download or DVD

This DVD contains all the nine basic sword techniques from Kukishin-ryu Bikenjutsu Kata plus the Sayugyaku techniques. They are taught and explained thoroughly as a basic foundation, and then with many applications and variations.

Shortly after returning from training in Japan again with Soke and the Shihan, Holger held this seminar in Kaigozan Dojo, Stockholm, Sweden. This DVD contains all the nine basic sword techniques from Kukishin-ryu Bikenjutsu Kata plus the Sayugyaku techniques. They are taught and explained thoroughly as a basic foundation, and then with many applications and variations.

The techniques covered on this DVD is the following.

附込 TSUKI KOMI
突掛 TSUKI KAKE
斬上 KIRI AGE
斬下 KIRI SAGE
銯止 KASUGAI DOME
小蝶返 KOCHOU GAESHI
四方斬 SHIHOU GIRI
八方斬 HAPPOU GIRI
月之輪 TSUKI NO WA

All these techniques are explained and taught in detail.

Recorded in Stockholm, Sweden March 2009

Who is Holger Kunzmann?

Holger’s main interest in Bujinkan is the basics. And he has become quite famous for his excellent taijutsu and very good knowledge and skill of the basics in Bujinkan.
Holger’s web site… http://www.bkd-reutlingen.de/

Keiko#23 BIKENJUTSU with MATS HJELM

90 minutes, 883 Mb for $19.99
(h.264 M4V/MP4 400p format)
And 4 page transcript (in English)

Available as download or full DVD!

This movie deals with Batto (quick drawing the sword), Ukemi (breakfalling with a sword), Sword Kamae, and Sword techniques. There is many basics and more advanced techniques, training drills and more.

- Happo-giri, basic cutting techniques
- Taihenjutsu ukemi, rolling with the sword
- Batto/Iainuki, drawing the sword quickly
- Kamae, body positioning and angling
- Bikenjutsu, sword techniques from Togakure-ryu

Recorded in Stockholm June 2008

The instructions is in Swedish, but the instructions is very visible and clear. But we included a 4 page transcript, comments and descriptions in English.

About the instructor

Mats Hjelm started training in Bujinkan for the first time around 1983, but it wasn’t until 1986 he had the opportunity to start training more seriously under a Shidôshi. He attends around 20 seminars, go to Japan 2-3 times every year. Since he started training he never had a training break. He takes his budo training very seriously! If you want to sponsor a seminar or course, please don’t hesitate to contact him. For more information see his web site www.kesshi.com Note!

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Keiko#21 TOGAKURE-RYU SANTO TONKO NO KATA with MATS HJELM

115 minutes, 1.2 Gb for $19.99
(h.264 M4V/MP4 400p format)
And 24 page pdf booklet

Available as download or full DVD!

This movie contains all 9 techniques from the Togakure-ryû Santo Tonko no Kata. The strategy of the fleeing rat is a collection of 3×3 techniques for quick self defense and then flee away safely.

- 3 Taijutsu techniques (unarmed against one unarmed opponent)
- 3 Muto-dori techniques (unarmed against one swords man)
- 3 Kakushi-buki techniques (hidden weapons against multiple opponents)

Also included on this movie is Sanshin no kata using a hidden knife, plus many taihenjutsu (breakfalling) techniques and training drills.

Included is also a 24 page pdf booklet with the Santo Tonko techniques.

Recorded in Stockholm May 2008

The instructions is in English and there is some subtitles explaining things which is not obvious.

About the instructor

Mats Hjelm started training in Bujinkan for the first time around 1983, but it wasn’t until 1986 he had the opportunity to start training more seriously under a Shidôshi. He attends around 20 seminars, go to Japan 2-3 times every year. Since he started training he never had a training break. He takes his budo training very seriously! If you want to sponsor a seminar or course, please don’t hesitate to contact him. For more information see his web site www.kesshi.com Note!

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Shugyou#05 ROKUSHAKU-BO-JUTSU BASICS with MATS HJELM

105 minutes, (h.264 M4V/MP4 360p)
24p manual, 1.25 Gb for $19.99

Available as download or full DVD & Manual!

Shugyou, in-depth training and study material. Including video and manual

The focus on this video is the basics of Rokushaku Bôjutsu (long staff), included is basic exercises such as Sanshin no Kata with the Bô vs Bô, Taihenjutsu-ukemi, rolling in all directions and using the long staff. The nine basic Kamae (body postures) is covered in detail. Kihon uchi waza, basic striking and thrusting with the staff is explained. Also all the basic Kihon Kata is taught.

This is a good DVD if you want to learn the basics behind the actual Kata techniques.

This download video also comes with a 24 page manual, 55 pictures as a compliment to your training. All the technique names with kanji and romaji, the techniques are briefly described with comments by Mats Hjelm.

We also put in 30 minutes extra “Gyokko-ryu Bojutsu“, filmed in Kaigôzan Dôjô late March 2005, using the Rokushaku-bô in short distance with Taijutsu feeling (Sanshin no kata, and Kihon Happô).

Note: The manual is in English, but the instructions on the DVD are in Swedish! with Swedish & English subtitles. The 24 page manual includes 55 pictures, descriptions and notes of the basics. All techniques with japanese kanji. The DVD is 110 minutes and only available in NTSC.

Recorded in Eskilstuna February 2005

About the instructor

Mats Hjelm started training in Bujinkan for the first time around 1983, but it wasn’t until 1986 he had the opportunity to start training more seriously under a Shidôshi. He attends around 20 seminars, go to Japan 2-3 times every year. Since he started training he never had a training break. He takes his budo training very seriously! If you want to sponsor a seminar or course, please don’t hesitate to contact him. For more information see his web site http://www.kesshi.com

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Shugyou#06 BOJUTSU KEIKO SABAKI KATA Vol.1 with MATS HJELM

BOJUTSU KEIKO SABAKI KATA Vol.1 with MATS HJELM


Keiko Sabaki kata + Bonus (h.264 M4V/MP4 480p)
100 minutes, 1.6 Gb for $19.99
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Or buy them separately


Keiko Sabaki Kata 1-10
80 minutes, 1.2 Gb for $15.99

Bonus material, fighting in Yoroi
20 minutes, 423 Mb for $6.99

Kukishin-ryû Rokushaku Bôjutsu – Keiko Sabaki Kata Vol.1.
Recorded in Eskilstuna, Sweden – April 2005

This is the second seminar about the Rokushaku Bôjutsu (six foot staff fighting) and covers the first 10 basic waza from Kukishin-ryû Keiko Sabaki Kata. First the basics is taught, and then the technique is brought alive with realistic examples and responses from the defending opponent. The material from the seminar is 80 minutes and 10 techniques.

Techniques covered in depth on this video is the first ten from the Sabaki Kata

1 GOHOU
2 URA GOHOU
3 SASHI AI
4 FUNABARI
5 CHOU NO ISSOKU
6 URA NO HITO ASHI
7 SUSO OTOSHI
8 URA SUSO OTOSHI
9 IPPON SUGI
10 TAKI OTOSHI

The remaining 15 techniques is scheduled to be recorded this summer 2013…

Note: The instructions is in Swedish with sub titles in English.

Note2: There is no manual with this video like previously in the Shugyou series.

Note3: The DVD also includes a 20 minutes bonus material from a training with Yoroi (samurai armor). It includes ukemi with yoroi, Bojutsu against the Yoroi, and unarmed fighting against the Yoroi. As download you can buy just this one if you want.


Trailer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7ZFNmPDL1U

About the instructor

Mats Hjelm started training in Bujinkan for the first time around 1983, but it wasn’t until 1986 he had the opportunity to start training more seriously under a Shidôshi. He attends around 20 seminars, go to Japan 2-3 times every year. Since he started training he never had a training break. He takes his budo training very seriously! If you want to sponsor a seminar or course, please don’t hesitate to contact him. For more information see his web site www.kesshi.com Note!

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