Iaido Kata – So Giri (Iaido Kata 11)
This page provides details for the Iaido kata – So Giri (or Ju-Ippon-Me So Giri). This is also known as Iaido kata 11. So Giri 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 – So Giri
Demonstration Video for Iaido Kata – So Giri