Kata demonstrated by Shimizu Takaji (Jo) and
Kuroda Ichitaro (Tachi).
Note: Shimizu sensei had severe arthritis in
his shoulders when this video was taken making it difficult to do the
NOTE: very dangerous technique, which is why Seigan is modified
in the Seitei Jodo kata.
Advance in Tsune no
strike the forearm.
Step back and
strike top of Uchidachi`s head, standing on toes (holding jo so
that tip is level with your height).
When Uchidachi makes a side cut, Shidachi stands on toes and
strikes his head at the same time. Ki-ai at the same time. Osame.
Seitei Jodo kata.
your forearm, so draw the sword (but Shidachi thrusts into your
From Jodan Kamae,
make a right side cut.
Watch your head! Osame.