Welcome to Western North Carolina's home of authentic Ninjutsu / Budo Taijutsu. We are a branch of the
Bujinkan Pennsylvania Dojo, under the direction of
Shihan Ed Martin (15th Dan). Personal student of
Grandmaster Masaaki Hatsumi, in Noda-Shi Japan.
We are located in the beautiful foothills of Hickory, North Carolina. We can be contacted by calling
Blake Murphy at (828)428-4756 or by e-mail at
You can also contact Paul Chapman at (828)308-1408 or by email at
Anyone is welcome to join the training group, our only stipulation is that you be sincere in your training, and, read, understand and uphold the
rules and guidelines of the Bujinkan.