Kobudo Instructors

Who was Kaicho Snyder’s first Kobudo instructor? Mikio Nishiuchi

Which did Kaicho Snyder start first in this style, karate or kobudo? Kobudo

Which weapon did Kaicho Snyder first learn? Bo

Who was Kaicho Kinjo’s kobudo instructor? Matayoshi Shinpo

What year was Matayoshi Shinpo born? 1921

What year did Matayoshi Shinpo pass away ? 1997

Who was Matayoshi Shinpo’s instructor? Matayoshi Shinko

What year was Matayoshi Shinpo born? 1888

What year did he pass away? 1947

What belt rank is Kaicho Snyder in Koburyu Kobudo? 9th Dan

What belt rank is Sensei Maria in Koburyu Kobudo? 3rd Dan

What belt rank is Sensei Mark in Koburyu Kobudo? Shodan (1st degree)

What image is on the back of the Kobudo dogi (uniform)? A eku

Why is that image on the back of the Kobudo dogi? It is the weapon Kaicho Kinjo is most famous for