Samsung 59th Festival of Sport

Samsung 59th Festival of Sport Hong Kong-Macau-Pearl River Delta Interport Kendo Tournament 2016 Sunday June 19, 2016 This event was organised by the Hong Kong China Olympic Association and was held at the Po Kong Village Road Sports Centre Arena, Kowloon. (GROUP-A) 兒童組個人賽 Children Individuals Champion: 岸川淳 (Kelly Kishikawa) – 精進館 First runner up: 朴台洹 (Park, Tae won) – Korea Kumdo Club Second runner up: 光田頼史(Yorifumi Mitsuda) – 精進館 何楷 (Caspar Ho) – 靜心館   (GROUP-B) 男子及女子少年組個人混合賽 Teenager Mixed Individual … Continue reading

The 5th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai – UPDATE 1

Dear Kendoka, Due to great demand, all 60 places for the 5th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai that will be held on Saturday July 30, 2016, at Meiji University’s Nakano Campus, have been filled. However, we will still be taking applications to be placed on a waiting list. If any cancellations occur, which they often do, you will then be informed that a place is available. This keiko-kai has been scheduled for July 30, the day after the Foreign Kendo Leaders Seminar in Kitamoto finishes, so … Continue reading

Nippon Budokan Delegation to Sydney

Each year, the Nippon Budokan Foundation dispatches a “Budo Delegation” (Japanese martial ways) to a different country to perform demonstrations, hold workshops, and facilitate greater international understanding of the traditional Japanese martial arts. This is a government-sponsored event sanctioned by Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Sports Agency of MEXT. To celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the signing of the “Basic Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation” (1976) between Australia and Japan, the 2016 International Budo Delegation consisting of 78 … Continue reading