Mugai Ryu Iaihyodo
As part of the Capital Area Budokai, the Northern Virginia Mugaikai trains in the Japanese sword martial art of Mugai Ryu Iaihyodo under Kurt Brown.
Mugai Ryu is a koryu, or classical art, founded in 1693 by Tsuji Gettan Tsukemochi, and is based on older styles from the Sengoku period and a strong foundation of Zen. Emphasis is on Katsujinken. Training includes iaido (individual and two person forms, kneeling and standing), kenjutsu, and shizan (cutting).
For more information on studying battodo, please contact Dave Drawdy at email@example.com.