A Traditional Okinawan-Japanese Discipline
Welcome to the web page of Visalia Kobudo. We are a member of the Heisei Seidokan and we are certified by the Dai Nippon Butoku Kai (DNBK). Established in 1895, the DNBK is the oldest and most prestigious Martial Arts organization in Japan.
Our discipline is Kenshinryu Kobudo developed by Teruo Hayashi in the Okinawan Islands of Japan. Our program was further developed by Dan Taylor after training with Hayashi Sensei as well as two of his senior students, Ken Rosson, and Rudy Crosswell.
The Instructor is Mathew Prillwitz. Sensei Prillwitz is certified as a Yondan in Karatedo (4th Degree Black-Belt), and a Sandan in Kobudo (3rd Degree Black-Belt). He also holds a Shidoin Instructor's Title.
Classes are held at the Rec Center at 630 W Beech Ave, in Visalia as follows:
Beginning Kobudo (Weapons): Friday 6PM - 7PM (Ages 8-Adult)
Advanced Kobudo (Weapons): Friday 7PM - 8:30PM (Ages 8-Adult)
To Email Sensei Prillwitz click Here.