Our Wooden Shoto is ideal for any beginner looking to learn sword techniques without using the real thing first. Otherwise known as a short sword, a shoto is typically used along side a full sized samurai sword. When worn together, the pair of swords is called a daisho.
The short wooden sword is made out of red oak, which makes it extremely durable for training.Many Japanese martial artists practice sword play by using a full sized wooden bokken in combination with a wooden shoto.
If you want to learn how to use shotos in your training, this item is just what you need! You will look like a professional martial artist when you purchase this wood sword. Make it a daisho pair with a larger wooden sword to really advance your techniques!