The British Iaido Association committee members.

Ernest Blackburn 5th Dan Iaido/6th Dan Karate
Paul Chadburn 4th Dan Iaido/Ju Jitsu
Vice Chairman:
Allan Tattersall 8th Dan Iaido/Ju Jitsu
Association Secretary:
Linda Chadburn PGCBA BSc (Hons) MathSciDipMath

There are many more people behind the scenes but these are the ones who will be in the firing line and answer questions without passing the buck!

For more information on the instructors please look at the instructors page.

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Iaido Manual

Iaido Manual Buy Teruhisa Nanno Sensei’s Book “Iai–Do Japanese Sword Drawing Techniques and Spiritual Training”.
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BIA Instructors

Chairman - Paul Chadburn Read more about the British Iaido Association Chairman Paul Chadburn in this short biography.