Manage your emotions

“Control your emotions or they will control you,” – Samurai maxim Physical activity has always been a good way to release some aggression and punching and kicking a bag will certainly let out some angst. Martial arts and sports such as boxing have long been used for this purpose. Releasing Read more…

New children’s classes

Almost two years ago we began our first children’s class in response to years of requests from parents. We started with one class that soon became full so we established a waiting list. The problem was that our class was very popular and almost no one dropped out. So the Read more…

Building blocks for beginners

If you have thought about learning Ninjutsu but lacked the confidence to do so then our Beginners Classes might be what you are looking for. They are designed not only to teach you the basics but they are also lessons in learning how to learn as you progress. Traditionally, our Read more…

Self defence complexities

I am revisiting an old theme here but I think it’s important to do so because someone has asked me the following: My martial arts teacher told me that in a real self defence situation, if you feel threatened you should throw the first punch. Is that right? Is that Read more…

5 unique ninja skills

Ninjutsu really is different to other martial arts. Here are 5 truly unique ninja skills. Silent walking: Avoiding detection was once a core ninja skill and among the most famous ways they achieved this was by walking silently. There are different methods for walking on different surfaces. Shuriken-jutsu: Everyone loves Read more…

Why Ninjutsu is fun

Ninjutsu is fun to learn is because it does not involve much boring repetition. If you’ve ever been put off learning a martial art because you fear you will be standing in line punching the air and counting in a foreign language then Ninjutsu is going to be a revelation. Read more…