5th PNKF North American Women’s Taikai Results

Congratulations to all the SWKIF Team Members and Participants!

TEAMS
1st place – Pacific Northwest Kendo Federation 1
(A. Kikkawa, J. Chen, N. Grimes, J. Frazier-Day, A. Takado)
2nd place – Butokuden
(V.Kuo, Y.Saito, L.Gibbons, M.Harigai, H.Nohara)
3rd place – Southern California Kendo Federation
(Y.Kil, C.Tada, E.Kim, C.Yoon, N.Sano)
3rd place – Southwest Kendo & Iaido Federation 1
(H.Dang, S.Mizukami, A.Darrah, A.Premprajaks, S. Sugimoto)

INDIVIDUAL MUDANSHA
1st place – J. DeJong, PNKF
2nd place – K. Lam, Steveston
3rd place – S. Ma, PNKF
3rd place – C. Tada, SCKF

INDIVIDUAL YUDANSHA
1st place – A. Takado, PNKF
2nd place – A. Kikkawa, PNKF
3rd place – E. DeJong, PNKF
3rd place – W. Robilliard, BCKF
4th place – C. Yoon, SCKF
4th place – N. Sano, SCKF
4th place – B. Lin, PNKF
4th place – M. Harigai, Butokuden

A special thanks to Jennyrayne for helping me find the results.

2013 US Iaido Championships – Results

Congratulations to all who participated in the 2013 US Iaido Championships held Saturday June 29 in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

0 Kyu to 2 Kyu Division
1st Place Allen Smith Mushinkan – SWKIF
2nd Place Michael Miyamoto Rocky Mtn. Budokan – RMKIF
3rd Place David Aguero Salinas – NCKF
3rd Place Ruth Alessi Gulf Coast Kendo – SEUSKF
Kantosho Jennifer Mayo Castle Rock Iaido – RMKIF

1 Kyu and 1 Dan Division
1st Place Sean Hannon Castle Rock Iaido – RMKIF
2nd Place John Mullin Ken Zen – AEUSKF
3rd Place Douglas Picard San Jose – NCKF
3rd Place Serena Tang Nichibukan (JSS) – EUSKF
Kantosho Lynn Miyauchi Musokai – PNKF

2 Dan and 3 Dan Division
1st Place Kevin Loughlin Ken Zen – AEUSKF
2nd Place Gordon Hall Ken Zen – AEUSKF
3rd Place Hiroaki Fukumoto Seattle Kendo Kai – PNKF
3rd Place Gunner Goerlitz Musokai – PNKF
Kantosho Yuko Nishida Shidogakuin, NY – GNEUSKF

4 Dan and Above Division
1st Place Susan Sekreta Ken Zen – AEUSKF
2nd Place Paul Shin Shidogakuin, NY – GNEUSKF
3rd Place Terry Fukui Ken Zen – GNEUSKF
3rd Place Jason Hankins Zen Bu Kan – RMKIF
Kantosho Debi Farmer Shidogakuin, NY – GNEUSKF