based on the art of the ninja
Our martial art of To-Shin Do® is based on ancient warrior disciplines handed down by nine historical Japanese family lineages. At the same time, ours is a very modern approach to handling threats and confrontations likely in our own contemporary culture.
An-shu Stephen K. Hayes
the father of American ninjutsu
Stephen K. Hayes has spent his entire adult life in the pursuit of perfection through the study of the Asian martial arts and spiritual traditions, living and traveling in North America, Japan, Europe, the Arctic, China, Tibet, Nepal, and India.
TO-SHIN DO INSTRUCTING ADVANCED CLASSES is a two 60-minute DVD program exploring responses to a declared attack with tactical angling, using space and time strategically. An-shu Stephen K. Hayes, James Kentoshi Norris, and Shane Raitoshi Stevens share secrets for bringing to life these techniques, tactics, and strategies from An-shu Stephen K. Hayes’ visionary martial art$49.95
TO-SHIN DO FOUNDATIONAL CLASSES is a 2-disc DVD program exploring secrets for effectively teaching the techniques and principles from our Level One Foundations of Self-Protection program. An-shu Stephen and Rumiko Hayes, James Kentoshi Norris, and Shane Raitoshi Stevens share secrets for bringing to life these techniques, tactics, and strategies from An-shu Stephen K. Hayes’ visionary$49.95
TO-SHIN DO SHINDEN FUDO RYU CHI NO MAKI
4-DVD set explores key exercises from Shinden Fudo Ryu Taijutsu Chi no Maki unarmed defense from the ground -against a grab, punch, or blade attack. An-shu Stephen K. Hayes brings to life these historical techniques, tactics, and strategies through his visionary martial art of To-Shin Do®.$99.95
When you order the full 12 DVD Black Belt Training Course you may enroll a "training buddy". This includes the 4 testing DVDs.$99.00
Ninja Kuji In Spirit Protection Projection presents a master’s understanding of warrior presence. We train for physical mastery in a dangerous world, and then we translate that fighter prowess into warrior will – pure intention at work subduing negative forces in the world.$19.95–$29.95
Russ NemhauserSoftware Engineer
To-Shin Do has completely changed my life. I always thought I needed to be a body builder to defend myself effectively, but To-Shin Do teaches us that muscle and speed do not determine the winner.
Scott Akitoshi BraggEntertainer
To Shin Do far exceeds what I thought a martial art would or could be. Valuable, life-altering lessons are in each and every class. Of the many disciplines there are to choose from, I feel so fortunate to have found To Shin Do.
An-shu Stephen's Blog
- 22/01/2014in FeaturedStudents have asked how to get one of those beautiful metallic gold-striped Shihan black belts worn by Mark Sentoshi Russo, James Kentoshi Norris, and Dennis Fuutoshi Mahoney. I always reply with the same 3-part answer: First, train for decades to develop incredibly refined martial arts skills. Next, perfect the art of looking at a student’s...