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peter martin-browning
04-04-2006, 01:36 PM
Hello everyone

Can anyone tell me where hanbo or alternatively walking-stick training is available in the UK? I live in Nottingham, and I have searched extensively to no effect.

Many thanks

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Peter Martin-Browning

eyrie
04-04-2006, 05:18 PM
Have you tried the local Bujinkan?
info@mars-nottingham.com

Or Escrima?
http://www.kick-fit.co.uk/eskrima.htm

What about the Okinawan Kobudo in Sutton-in-Ashfield?
http://www.touchnottingham.com/business/list/bid/2774900

Some jujitsu schools might teach hanbo too. Or if not, something similar, but you'd have to work out the principle essence of the techniques yourself.

Chuck.Gordon
04-05-2006, 07:31 AM
Both Shinto Muso Ryu and Kukishin Ryu teach hanbo within their curriculae. There are certainly some folks doing SMR in the UK, probably someone doing Kukishin.

cg

peter martin-browning
04-11-2006, 01:10 PM
Many thanks for your replies, gentlemen.


At your service


Peter Martin-Browning

Larry Feldman
04-11-2006, 02:58 PM
John Goss just published a book on the subject, available on Amazon. You can check here...
http://www.aikimartialarts.com/

Chuck.Gordon
08-30-2006, 06:12 AM
Salvaging an old thread here:

Last week, I had the opportunity to train with a Hontai Yoshin Ryu club in Bayreuth and learned that the HYR includes some very interesting hanbo sets. Look here for more info:

World: http://www.hontaiyoshinryu.com/
UK: http://www.hyruk.com/