As far as equipment is concerned all you need are gym clothes at first. We can lend you everything, after you join will eventually be required to purchase your own equipment.

– Iaito – practice sword

– Bokken (w/tsuba and plastic saya) – wooden sword

– Hakama – Pleated pants

– Dogi – top

– Obi – Belt

– Knee Pads (not required)

– Tabi – traditional Japanese foot socks (not required)