About Us

he Bujinkan system that consists of nine schools of Japanese Martial Arts. Six of these are Samurai schools, whilst three are to Ninja/Shinobi, collectively they are known as Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu. The core principles of the Bujinkan rely on such concepts as balance, timing and distance, along with deception, UN-orthodox thinking, and flexibility in regard to the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. It is these types of principles that make it possible for less physical individuals to survive attacks from larger, stronger, and more aggressive opponents, even if they are armed. There is no longer the reliance on physical speed, strength or power to overcome a dangerous attacker. The schools that make up the Bujinkan are as follows:

  • Togakure Ryu – Hidden Door School
  • Gyokko Ryu – Jewel Tiger School
  • Kukishinden – Nine Demon Gods School
  • Koto Ryu – Tiger Knocking Down School
  • Shinden Fudo Ryu – Immovable Heart School
  • Gikan Ryu – Truth, Loyalty & Justice School
  • Gyokushin Ryu – Jeweled Heart School
  • Kumogakure Ryu – Hiding in the Clouds School
  • Takagi Yoshin Ryu – High Tree, Raised Heart School

The schools were inherited by the current Grand master of the Bujinkan: Masaaki Hatsumi from his teacher Toshitsugu Takamatsu in 1972. Each one is a complete martial art on its own, and all our unique from one another, and yet all are interchangeable and the same in many ways. This gives the student of the Bujinkan a large quantity of source material to draw from when learning Budo (Japanese martial arts). Our instructors regularly travel to Japan to train with Soke Masaaki Hatsumi and his top students.

Dai-Shihan Shiraishi


Aden with Dai-Shihan Shiraishi
dai shihan Senou

9th Dan Sensei

Chris with Dai-Shihan Senou
Someya classes


Brent with Dai-Shihan Someya
MMA lessonsMMA lessons


  • Monday in Bothasig
  • Wednesday in Bothasig
  • Saturday at Milnerton Beach



Training Hours

  • Monday ……………. 7 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Wednesday………… 7 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Saturday …………… 9 am – 10 am

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