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David Drawdy Sensei is a Director of the Capital Area Budokai and Dojocho of the Virginia Kenkonkai. Drawdy Sensei is Nanadan (7th dan) Renshi in Nakamura Ryu Battodo and a Shibucho (branch chief) in the International Batto Do Federation. He lived and trained in Japan while stationed there in the Army. While in Japan he trained under Nakamura Soke learning first hand the art of Battodo.

In addition, Drawdy sensei is a yondan (4th dan) in Mugai Ryu Iaihyodo under the Yokohama Mugaokai branch of the Shiryukai.

For more information please contact Dave Drawdy sensei at

David D. Drawdy

Sergeant Major, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Nanadan Renshi, Nakamura Ryu Batto Do

Yondan, Mugai Ryu Iaihydo

Shibucho, International Batto Do Federation

Dojo-cho, Virginia Kenkonkai

Director, Capital Area Budokai

David Drawdy Sensei

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