Kantan Desu!


  Today during his class at the honbu, Nagato sensei kept repeating that everything he was doing was 簡単 kantan (easy, simple). He repeated it many times during training. But watching the many practitioners in the honbu I got the impression that these “easy and simple” techniques were quite difficult to reproduce for those of us who…

Mutô Dori or Mu To Dori


Yesterday’s class in Ayase was amazing, Sensei was in a very good mood and was smiling the whole time from ear to ear. Sensei did so many variations that I have to admit that I had a hard time remembering anything. But I will try here to explain some of the few technical points I remember.  But…