Kobukan Kobudo Renmei

Uncover the Essence of Japanese Martial Arts

cultivate your martial art journey

Kobukan, signifying the 'Hall of the Ancient Martial Ways', embodies the essence of our training ground for those seeking to practice Classical Japanese Martial Arts. Here, we honor the traditions of the Samurai and the Ninja (Shinobi) without any veil of secrecy, bias, or rivalry. Instead, it is a place where friendship, respect, and personal growth flourish.
about our founder

Kancho James Wright

Kancho James Wright, a respected master of traditional Japanese martial arts, has dedicated himself to refining his skills in Classical Japanese Martial Arts since the mid-1980s. With a deep passion and unwavering commitment to preserving and sharing these ancient martial traditions, he established the Kobukan Kobudo Renmei.

Under the deep expertise and dedication of Kancho Wright, the Kobukan Kobudo Renmei was founded with the vision of providing a meaningful journey of martial arts the way they were meant to be taught. Kancho Wright serves as a guiding force, leading students toward a dedicated pursuit of the classical Ryu-Ha (Martial schools), which encompass Gyokko Ryu, Koto Ryu, Togakure Ryu, Shinden Fudo Ryu, Takagi Yoshin Ryu, Kukishin Ryu, and Asayama Ichiden Ryu.

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Kobukan has established branches in Japan, Canada, the USA, and the UK. We extend a warm welcome to individuals, groups, or organizations interested in joining our community.

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