Akimatsuri 秋祭り – 10am – 3pm on September 27

Date: Sunday, September 27th
Time: 10am – 3pm
Location: 4100 Alpha Rd., at South side parking lot (same as last year)

Our dojo will perform an iaido and a kendo demonstration at this yearly Dallas Akimatsuri (ダラス秋祭り). The enbu time slots are 11:30 AM-11:50 AM and 1:00 PM-1:20 PM. All members wishing to participate in the enbu must be dressed and ready to go 45 minutes prior.

No regular dojo practice due to the matsuri. The event is CASH-ONLY. Here is the event layout map. Here is the stage schedule.

2015 AUSKF Summer Kendo Camp Kodansha Shinsa Complete Result

Congratulations to all the following kenshi who received their new ranks on July 26, 2015 in Dallas!!!!!!

Makiko Adachi – 5 Dan – SWKIF
Huy Nguyen – 5 Dan – SWKIF
SungHo Han – 5 Dan – AEUSKF
Hayato Mitsuishi – 5 Dan – SCHO
Daisei Konno – 5 Dan – AEUSKF
Shinya Nishi – 5 Dan – MWKF
David Cooper – 5 Dan – SWKIF
Munik Zo – 6 Dan – WKF
Sung Kim – 6 Dan – MWKF
Dong Lee – 6 Dan – WKF
Sei Wakuta -6 Dan – GNEUSKF
Yasuhiro Yoshida – 6 Dan – GNEUSKF
Hajime Sugawara – 7 Dan – MWKF

Fall 2015 SWKIF/AUSKF Membership Drive – due date 9/13

It is time for the Fall 2015 SWKIF/AUSKF membership drive.
Any members who wish to attend seminars, tournaments, and testing events need to renew or join during this time. If you already joined during Spring 2015, you do not need to do anything.
**Membership to SWKIF/AUSKF is REQUIRED for participation in all federation events such as Iaido and Kendo camps, taikai, seminars, etc.**
Attached is the form you need to fill in, print out, and turn in to Ashley M. All payments and forms must be turned in together by September 13, 2015. If you are paying via Paypal, please print out a copy of your receipt and attach it to your membership application. Applications without a form of payment or receipt can not be accepted.

Complete schedule of August

We now have a complete schedule for August:

Sunday, Aug 9 – Regular Hours – Greenhill School
09:15am – 10:30am – Iaido
10:40am – 11:10am – Kendo Kata
11:15am – 12:30pm – Kendo

Tuesday, Aug 11: Regular Hours – Episcopal School of Dallas
7:15pm-8:25pm Iaido Basics.
8:30pm-9:30pm Advanced Iaido

Thursday, Aug 13 – Regular hours – Greenhill School
7:15pm – 8:25pm – Iaido
8:30pm – 9:30pm – Kendo

Sunday, Aug 16 – Regular Hours – Greenhill School
09:15am – 10:30am – Iaido
10:40am – 11:10am – Kendo Kata
11:15am – 12:30pm – Kendo

Tuesday, Aug 18: Regular Hours – Episcopal School of Dallas
7:15pm to 9:30pm Advanced Kendo

All practices after the 18th will be at Greenhill School, unless otherwise indicated.