A short article on the challenge matches of original Bartitsu Club instuctor, Yukio Tani. The curiosity and sense of the exotic generated by the initial sight of Japanese martial arts in Britain is evident.
Category Archives: Bartitsu related history
The trailor for the Bartitsu Society’s DVD on the history and modern revival of this Victorian fighting art.
The BBC4 documentary on the history of martial arts in Britain begins with bartitsu and the jujitsuffragettes.