I'm left handed. Is it ok to have my left hand near the tsuba?
Answer: That would be no. Please read “Why is the left hand more dominant in kendo???” at Can I be left handed and still study kendo?.
Click here to read or post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Any Questions about Kendo.
Simply click the image below or click here and follow the instructions.
Aug 19, 17 05:28 AM
This is from All Japan Kendo Champ in 1979 when Furukawa sensei was 23 and 5-dan. Furukawa sensei is in white. You can see the differences between the current kendo and then-kendo.
Aug 17, 17 06:00 AM
Both are fabulous and strong kendoists of the era. Their kendo is categorized as hardness or gou. Juu is softness. Obviously their kendo is not soft :) Usually gou and gou fight, the fight ends up wit…
Aug 15, 17 05:26 AM
Very unusual shiai for 8-dan level. What do you think is going on between them?