Iaido Kata – Ganmen Ate (Iaido Kata 8)
This page provides details for the Iaido kata – Ganmen Ate (or Hachihon-Me Ganmen Ate). This is also known as Iaido kata 8. Ganmen Ate is a standing Iaido kata (versus one of the initial four sitting katas in Iaido).
Iaido is a Japanese martial arts focused on the drawing of a sword (bokken, iaito or shinken) from its scabbard. This martial arts relies heavily on katas (forms) and does not utilize sparring.
Instructional Video for Iaido Kata – Ganmen Ate