To begin studying Kyudo in the Heki Ryu Bishu Chikurin-ha tradition, students are required to take the First Shot instruction. First Shot provides training in Kyudo's Seven Coordinations, Shichi-do, the basic form for aligning the body and properly releasing the arrow. The target becomes a mirror that reflects the qualities of the heart and mind at the moment of the arrow's release. All are welcome, regardless of age, gender, or physical strength.
Arrival & Departure:
The program requires two consecutive Sundays.
Plan on arriving around 1:45 pm. The class ends at 4:00 pm.
All necessary equipment is provided.