is the new version of our very popular previous ISSHO.
This Shinai is a CHOKUTO Style, with an overall thick finish.
Due to popular demand, we have created this new version of our ISSHO Shinai.
“I use Chokuto Shinai for daily practices since it gives you the feeling of holding a real sword, and I find it better for ‘One Shot’ type Kendo. TOKUSEN ISSHO is very effective for Ai-Men (Make the opponent attack, and strike before the opponent strikes you). If you are satisfied with the quality of our Shinais, I would strongly recommend our new TOKUSEN Chokuto style Shinai, ISSHO. As the Kenshi goes higher in ranks, they tend to go into a ‘One Shot’ style, and I believe that is the ultimate beauty of the Kendo. Win and Hit, instead of Hit and Win.” Taro Ariga CEO (Kendo Kyoshi 7 Dan)