NAGINATA Monbushō Seitei Kata — Jū-gohon-me

By Baptiste Tavernier
Originally published in Kendo World 7.2, 2014.

15本目 — men no zangeki ni taishi ōjikaeshi sune, ōji hidari-men, harai ishizuki tsuki

Guidelines:

From hassō attack and cut men.

⇒ From waki raise ishizuki and block the men cut, then cut sune.

Block the sune cut with the ishizuki, and cut hidari-men.

⇒ Rotate the ishizuki and perform a harai to the right, then thrust to the side with the ishizuki.

Notes:

— This kata was studied from middle school, 4th grade.