UPDATE 2 – The 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai

Dear Kendoka, It is just a little over three weeks until the 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai that will be held at Meiji University’s Nakano Campus on Saturday August 8, 2015. We have to confirm numbers with the university by July 24, so if you’d like to attend and have not yet registered, please do so soon. Also, we only have 15 places left. So far, the following sensei have confirmed that they will be attending; K8-dan Nagao Susumu – Meiji University … Continue reading

UPDATE 1 – The 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai

UPDATE 1 The 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai – Saturday August 8, 2015 Dear Kendoka, It is just a little over a month away until the 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai that will be held at Meiji University’s Nakano Campus on Saturday August 8, 2015, so it’s time for an update. So far, the following sensei have confirmed that they will be attending; K8-dan Nagao Susumu – Meiji University Vice-President K8-dan Hirakawa Nobuo – Former Meiji University and Tokai University Kendo Instructor, … Continue reading

Stab, Stab, Stab! — Our Jukendo weekend

By Simon Larsen Day 0: Food Loading When we were introduced to Jukendo I wondered if it was a cunning plan by a dastardly Frenchman to get revenge for the slurs I have spread about the Smelly French over the years… I may have also contemplated that I had inadvertently invited the Japanese military to line up and have a bit of stabby practice on my bloated carcase. We had been allowed to join a 3 day Jukendo (the All … Continue reading

The 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai – Saturday August 8, 2015

The 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai – Saturday August 8, 2015 Dear Kendoka, The Kendo World Team is pleased to announce that we will be holding the 4th Kendo World Tokyo Keiko-kai on Saturday August 8, 2015, at Meiji University’s Nakano Campus, the same venue that was used last year. Keiko will be from 10.00-12.00pm and then there will be a party in the university lounge from 12.30-2.30pm. The cost of participation has not yet been confirmed, but it will … Continue reading