In addition to this dojo in Colorado, there are several dojo in our overall group (Taiseikai) located around the USA, Canada, Brazil, Bulgaria and Israel. Please make contact with the dojo nearest you if you have interest in Shinto Muso Ryu Jo. Or the Shintokan Dojo – USA Headquarters in Washington state.
The name “Taiseikai [泰 清 会] is an informal group name under which the students of Phil Relnick study Shinto Muso-ryu Jo. This honors both Shimizu Takaji and Nishioka Tsuneo. The first kanji 泰 is read ‘Tai’ or ‘Yasu’, and it appears in the martial name of both men. The second kanji 清 ‘Sei’, is also pronounced ‘Shi’, and is the first character in Shimizu Sensei’s name. ‘Kai’ 会 means ‘group’.
Renshinkan Dojo – Phoenix, Arizona
NorCal Jodo – San Francisco, California
Shobukan Dojo – Denver, Colorado
Baltimore Jodo – Baltimore, Maryland
Berkshire Dojo – Berkshire, Massachusetts
Mikage Dojo – Helena, Montana
Shutokukan Dojo – Warren, New Jersey & East Hanover, New Jersey
New Mexico Dojo – Albuquerque, New Mexico & Los Alamos, New Mexico
Portland Dojo – Portland, Oregon
Kashinaka Dojo – Philidephia, Pennsylvania
Richmond Dojo – Richmond, Virginia