Mugai Ryu
Iai Hyodo

In order to understand the true purpose of Mugai Ryu, one must train for 30 years, then 30 years more, then 30 years more.

End of Year Training and Party

Our last class of 2022 at the Chicago Dojo will be on Saturday, December 17th from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, and we will be visiting Konbini and Kanpai afterward for some snacks and drinks. Our first class of 2023 will be on Saturday, January 7th, from 9:00-11:00 AM. Please feel free to bring guests and friends to our happy hour.

1433 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
United States

Our Mission

To cultivate our minds and bodies in order to improve the world we live in.

Our Values

Integrity, honesty, loyalty, discipline, and perseverance.

We push ourselves to be the best we can be, and by doing so, inspire others to do the same.

Our Path

We have set ourselves on a path to bring the practice of this powerful, old and beautiful style of swordsmanship into the 21st century. We invite you to walk this path with us to learn what it is to be a swordsman.