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Discover the Way of the Modern Japanese Samurai

Discover the Way of the Modern Japanese Samurai

Sign up for chanbara training in Santa Maria, CA

Chanbara is a Japanese word meaning “sword fight.” Building on the lessons of kendo, chanbara brings the ancient traditions of the samurai into the modern era. Through swordsmanship training and fast-paced sparring with soft weapons, practitioners will learn to hone their discipline, timing, accuracy and more. Rising Sun Martial Arts Academy is proud to offer this fast-growing sport to our students in Southern California.

Become a better martial artist in Santa Maria, CA

Chanbara training at Rising Sun will provide you with a fun, safe environment in which to learn samurai swordsmanship. We’ll teach you to refine your stroke, stance, breathing, balance, rhythm and speed. As a result, you’ll:

  • Build your confidence.
  • Improve your strength and overall physical fitness.
  • Build a better understanding of your surroundings.

We offer chanbara classes for ages 14 and up. Call 805-332-3499 to learn more about this exciting martial sport.