What We Teach

DanZan Ryu Jujitsu is broken down into lists of techniques that build upon one another to produce an extremely effective martial art. As you learn the different techniques, you'll also find that you learn a variety of other skills not specifically found on any list, including:

The techniques of DanZan Ryu Jujitsu consist of:

Sutemi -- Rolling and Falling

Yawara -- Basic escapes, joint locks, and off-balancing techniques

Nage -- Throwing techniques

Shime -- Grappling or ground-fighting techniques

Goshin Jitsu -- Self-defense applications of the previous three lists

Oku -- Combination Techniques

Shinin -- Black belt combative techniques

Atemi -- Striking techniques

Uke Te -- Blocking techniques

Keri Te -- Kicking Techniques

Tanto -- Knife defense

Tanju -- Gun defense

Kiai no Maki -- Spirit development techniques