Almost as long as martial arts have been around, artists have incorporated nanchaku, tonfa, sword and other similar tools in their training.There is a hidden element to percussion weapon’s training that only become apparent the moment you start using them to train. What powers them is the human body.Learning an armed martial arts is an impressive show of skill. Learning weaponry technique can be another element to add your training that will challenge your skills and allow you to learn new abilities and techniques.
The benefits of weapon training is that they develop fine motor skills and co-ordination
- The nanchaku’s are great for learning coordination between your hands
- The staff (bo) is great for teaching you hand eye coordination as well as getting all your major muscle groups to work in harmony.