|Soke Hausel demonstrates kote uchi (two-handed|
strike) with hanbo at Utah Gassuku (outside
training) near Park City.
Kyoshi Rob Watson, 8th dan explains use of katana at Gassuku.
Note the bamboo fence. A shaku was equal to the distance between bamboo
nodes (or growth nodes). Many of these pickets would make very good
hanbo as they are between 3 and 4 shaku long
Hanshi Finley, 7th dan from the Casper Seiyo Shorin-
Ryu dojo, is retrained with hojo (rope) at a Seiyo
Demonstration of take down using hanbo at the Arizona Hombu Dojo
in Mesa, Arizona
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