This bokken is made of natural white oak and comes with a plastic guard. The bokken is a Japanese wooden sword used for training and is intended to be used in Kata and to acclimate the wielder to the feel of a real sword.The bokken is an inexpensive and safe substitute in comparison to a real sword in several martial arts such as kendo, aikido, and kenjutsu. Any training with the bokken should be done with due care as injuries involved with a bokken are very close to those caused by clubs. White Oak Bokken, wooden practice sword comes with plastic guard.
40" overall, 30" blade, 1.5 lbs.