is a traditional Japanese close combat weapon used in Okinawan Martial Arts, consisting of a blunted metal baton shaft (monouchi) with two curved prongs (yoku) extending from the handle (tsuka). Used in pairs with one in each hand, the sai is used for a variety of blocks, parries, strikes and captures against attackers from all directions and height levels.Continue reading »
The surface of the octagonal sai provides a sturdier grip and is often used for heavy impact and weapons training, allowing for better trapping. For demonstrations, many Martial Artists select a round chrome sai. The sai is very effective when trapping swords and other weapons between its prongs; it can be used to actually snap a sword blade.
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