During the weekend of the 23rd and 24th of March 2019 there was the annual NNR Spring seminar.
For this seminar the Nederlandse Naginata Renmei had invited Ono Sensei from Osaka, Japan.
Ono Sensei was the All Japan Naginata Federation coach for the Japanese National team during the World Championships in Japan.
The seminar went deep into kihon after which the focus shifted to shiai so everyone could prepare for the upcoming World Championships in Mainz, Germany Later this year.
1 : ” Sensen no sen” : refers to having the keen insight to quickly sense the opponent’s start, and then taking the initiative and striking first.