Hi guys/ girls.

I need a quick opinion on wether I need to be concerned about offending anyone at my local martial arts club.

A bit about me to start with. I’m essentially a lifelong traditional martial artist, as well as having some personal reasons for chosing a koi tattoo, that made it an easy choice for me.

I’m about to take up Iaido locally (Japanese swordsmanship), and I’m concerned that my tattoo might offend my instructor. Quite honestly I’m not sure why it would, but I know that some areas in Japan aren’t as accepting of tatt