Events

The Day of the Warrior

Date: Mon 06 May 2019
Time: 11am - 4pm
Price: Entry by donation

See the amazing sport of Kendo – Japanese fencing in full armour, using techniques descended from those used by Samurai warriors. Demonstrated by the Ichi Byoshi Kendo Club from Aylesbury

  • Meet a Japanese warrior from 500 years ago, find out how they lived.
  • See live techniques of Samurai sword cutting.
  • Hear talks on the history of the Samurai and their weapons.
  • Performances of Taiko Japanese drumming.