Jodan no Kamae is known as the Kamae of fire - as it is aggressive, and requires bold and assertive tactics. I have posted several Jodan related videos to this blog over the past few weeks, including footage of some of the world's most famous exponents. A question I am often asked, however, is 'how do I beat Jodan?'...
I would like to answer this question in-depth in a future episode of The Kendo Show, but for the time being here is a collection of points, from various Japanese tournaments, all scored AGAINST Jodan:
Video from - NO KENDO, NO LIFE