Why practice a 15th century school of Japan sword today in Brussels ?

« Victory through combat is not real victory. True victory is gained by achieving one’s aim without reliance on weapons or recourse to violence. This path leads to real peace. Indeed, this path embodies the way of peace. »

From Katori Shinto-ryu Warrior Tradition, Risuke Otake, Shihan Tenshon shoden Katori Shinto Ryu, Koryu Books, 2007.