A seminar in Kaigozan Dojo with Shawn Gray from Japan.
The theme for this video is Hontai Takagiyôshin-ryu and Daishô. On this video he shares what Hatsumi Sensei had been teaching so far this year. He taught Ukemi, Ukemi applications, Suwarigata, and seven basic techniques from Takagiyôshin-ryû, with various henka including wearing the Daishô (short and long sword).
Recorded in Stockholm, Sweden July 2002
Note: The instructions is in English and there is no sub titles on this VCD
About the instructor
Shawn left behing 10 years of Karate and Kendo to begin Bujinkan training in Canada after returning from a 1-year stay in Japan in 1990. After a training visit in 1995, he relocated to Japan permanently in January of 1997. Shawn passed the godan test in January of 1999, and in 2000 at the urging of Hatsumi sensei established a dojo, the first Bujinkan dojo in Japan led by a civilian foreigner. Shawn has regularly served as interpreter for Dr. Hatsumi and has translated much of Senseis writing into english. He has been regularly invited to give seminars in Europe , North America , and Asia.
More info about Shawn http://bujinkan.graycastle.com