Japan comes to You

Join us for training with Steve Olsen (Shihan, Bujinkan Dojo). Steve has been training in Japan since 2001. He trains with Someya Sensei and Nagato Sensei and Soke weekly. Our January 30th and 31st seminar themes will include:

  • Rokushakubou & katana
  • Taijutsu

If you regularly read our blog, you will have heard of Steve; he is a top level practitioner of our art. He lives in Japan, he regularly translates for our teachers in Japan and he recently published “Masaaki Hatsumi: Dojo Art” at Soke’s request. Come train with us to gain his insights into our art!



To accommodate a large number of participants using Rokushakubou & katana, class will be held at the Arroyo Vista Park Recreational Center in the Gymnasium. 

[icon color=”#444444″ size=”16px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-location”] 4550 Tierra Rejada Rd. , Moorpark CA 93021.

Taijutsu classes will be held at Todai Bujinkan Dojo.

[icon color=”#444444″ size=”16px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-location”] 6591 E Collins Drive Suite E2, Moorpark CA 93021

Travel time between venues is approx. 10 minutes by car.

If you need any assistance with directions and location information, feel free to call us: (805)532-1794



Note: Subject material will vary within each class.

Saturday, January 30th

5:00pm – 7:00pm | Rokushakubo & Katana (Arroyo Vista Park Gymnasium)

7:30pm – 9:00pm | Taijutsu (Todai Dojo)

Sunday, January 31st

10:00am – 12:00pm | Rokushakubo & Katana (Arroyo Vista Park Gymnasium)

1:00pm – 3:00pm | Taijutsu (Todai Dojo)


What to Bring

If you are driving to the event, please bring a bokken and rokushakubo. If you have extra please feel free to bring more to share.


Where to Stay

We recommend the Holiday Inn Express in Simi Valley, approximately 10 minutes by car from the venue.

  • [icon color=”#444444″ size=”16px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-earth”] Hotel Website
  • [icon color=”#444444″ size=”16px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-phone”] (805)584-6006
  • [icon color=”#444444″ size=”16px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-location”] 2550 Erringer Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93065

We are negotiating a group rate for 10 or more guests. Please indicate in your order if you will be staying at the hotel, and we will provide a link to book at the group rate once the necessary number of guests is reached.

If you are flying in the closest major airport is Bob Hope in Burbank, approx. 40 minutes from the hotel. You may also fly in from LAX approx. 1 hour away.

Todai Clan Members

If you are a student at Todai Dojo, you can buy your tickets using your account here and navigating to special events.


$80 Weekend Passes must be purchased before 12:00am January 15th. Discounted Passes Sold Out

1 Day Passes ($50) and Weekend Passes ($100) must be purchased before 12:00 am January 29th.

The price at the door will be $60 per day.

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