Introduction to Sword
A Comprehensive Breakdown of the Most Important Sword Techniques
This course is a comprehensive breakdown of the most important techniques you must first learn with the sword. Before learning the flashy spins and cuts, you first need to be able to draw and put away the sword. This course is separated into these 3 knowledge-packed parts:
Part 1 - Re-Shielding the Sword
Part 2 - Drawing and Cutting to the Side
Part 3 - Drawing and Cutting Downwards
This course will help set the foundation for everything that you will need to learn with the sword. From putting the sword away correctly to drawing and completing controlled cuts, this course has everything you need to get started. Whether you are looking to learn Traditional or CMX, it all starts with the same fundamentals.
If you are looking to learn what it takes to dominate competition with the Samurai Sword, there is none other to learn from than Shahin Jahanvash. Shahin began his first year on the NASKA circuit in 2003 at the age of 7 and has since finished every year as #1 in the Traditional Weapon and Kata divisions. Shahin has accumulated over 30 NASKA World Titles and has won an Overall Grand Championship at every NASKA tournament on the circuit. He is known for being the first competitor to compete with Traditional Double-Swords and has been undefeated in daytime competition with them. Shahin teaches seminars around the country and private lessons for some of the best sword competitors in the United States and abroad. He knows how to teach the sword in a very technical way that focusses on details while allowing students to quickly pick up the difficult movements. Shahin Jahanvash is recognized as being the most dominant Traditional Sword competitor in the world.