Our high-quality wooden shoto has been perfectly crafted to replicate a real samurai sword, making it the ideal practice weapon. Made of durable hard wood, this Japanese shoto will stand up to any technique or samurai maneuver you can throw at it. Great for master samurais in training or for martial artists who are interested in learning to use the sword. The included hand guard makes it possible to practice with other swords, and will help position your hands even in the heat of battle. Safe for kids and adults.