Shinto Muso Ryu  Jodo


Classes are held Tuesday nights through the Frederick County Parks and Rec.

The session runs 8 weeks.

You can register at


Frederrick County Supervisor

Andy Lett, 301-694-1646.

Snow emergency number is 301-600-6291 to see if classes are canceled

 Equipment and Resources

Jodo Stick: 50 1/4 in. long, 15/16 in diameter

For beginner students. A traditional white oak jodo can be bought in Baltimore at Kiyota Co Inc at 2326 N Charles St Baltimore, MD 21218 tel:410 - 366 - 8275. Please call to confirm hours.

Another option is at This site is run by Peter Boylan and Chuck Gordon.

An easy-tie iobi (belt) can be purchased at

A wooden long sword and plastic saya can be purchased as a set at,_Saya__Sageo_Pack.aspx