A few shots of when I was
in Japan in 2004 with the old dojo I belonged to.
Group shot in the
Hombu Dojo as it was then
(Back Row: Rudy, Jess, Tim, Tom, Barb, me, Bryce & Mike
Front Row: Spike, unkown, Soke, Shihan
James, Shihan Kotaro)
At a national
park (Chichibu, I think)
Outside the local
Tony (an Uchi
Deshi at the time) with a cast of Ninjas at Edo Wonderland
Soke at a Jinja
on top of a mountain. This shrine is about 1,000 years old.
Palace. This bridge was used in the Tom Cruise move The Last Samurai.