Oklahoma Kendo Seminar – Nov. 11-13, 2016 – Tulsa, OK

The Tulsa Kendo Dojo (Shin Sou Fu Kan 新壮風館 ) announced the Bi-annual visit of Yoshio Iwanami (7 Dan), and Koki Abe (6 Dan) sensei from the Shi Ku Kai (之久会)dojo in Kanagawa Japan. They will be conducting a three-day training Kendo seminar. This event is open to any level kendoka, and to dojo outside of Oklahoma interested in participating.

Time & Location:

Nov 11, Friday
Location: Infinity Dance Academy
8112 S. Memorial Drive Tulsa, OK 74133
Time 6:00PM-8:00PM

Nov 12-13, Saturday-Sunday
Charles Schusterman Jewish Community Center
2021 E 71st St, Tulsa, OK 74136
Time 9:30AM-5:00PM
HOTEL / HOME STAY
LaQuinta Inn, 6030 E Skelly Dr, Tulsa, OK 74135
“hotel location where the visiting sensei will be staying”

PAYMENTS ARE DUE 11/4/16
3-day attendance: $75.00
1-day attendance: $30.00

Please Write any money orders or Checks to:
Michael Lindsay
3533 South Norfolk Ave Tulsa OK, 74105
Paypal: Michael@tulsakendo.com

More details can be found here

Kaneda Sensei Iaido Seminar – Jan 7-8,2017 – Boise, Idaho

BSU kendo & iaido is very happy to announce that this year’s instructor and special guest will be Kazuhisa Kaneda (金田和久)sensei. Shinsa is available for up to 3dan.

Schedule of Events:
Saturday, Jan 7; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, Jan 8; 9:00 am to 10:00 am, Iaido Shinsa
Sunday, Jan 8; 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

Seminar Location:
Boise State University, Rec Center Main Gym, 1515 University Drive
Boise, Idaho 83725-1711

Registration packet.

AUSKF November Shinsa – Nov.13, 2016 – Palisades Park, NJ

November 2016 AUSKF Promotional Exam

Date: November 13 (Sun)
12:30 PM – Registration (Gym opens at 10:30 am)
1:00 PM – Promotion Exam (5 Dan & Above, Shogo)
4:30 pm – Follow-up Seminar and Keiko
Location: Palisades Park High School Gym
1 Veterans Blvd, Palisades Park NJ 07650 (Nearest airport is Newark NJ / EWR)

Deadline: October 31, 2016 (No late applications will be accepted)
See application file for more details.

Note: federation signature is required, so check with your federation for its deadline.

2017 AUSKF Kendo National Championship (incl. Junior Championship) – June 22-25, 2017 – San Jose, CA

The National Kendo Championship and the Juniors Championship will be held at the same time:

Date: June 22-25, 2017 (Thur-Sun)
Note:
June 21st (Wed) will be Manager/Referee meetings.
June 22nd (Thur) will be the Jr. Open National Championships
June 23-25 (Fri-Sun) will be the AUSKF National Championships

Location:
Independence High School, San Jose, California

More details at AUSKF news.

2017 AUSKF Iaido Summer Camp – June 8-12, 2017 – Bryn Mawr, PA

The 2017 AUSKF Iaido Summer Camp and Jodo workshop will be held on Thursday, June 8 to Monday, June 12, 2017 at Bryn Mawr College in PA.

GUEST INSTRUCTORS

Yasuo Sakono Sensei (迫野康雄), Hanshi Iaido 8 dan
Nobuaki Oda Sensei(小田信秋),Kyoshi Iaido 8 dan

SEMINAR

An Iaido seminar will be held on Thursday, June 8 and Friday, June 9.

Seminar fee: $90
Non-AUSKF fee: $140

TAIKAI

A competition will be held on Saturday, June 10.

The Taikai is limited to AUSKF members, or non-AUSKF members who are US residents.

Taikai fee: $25

SHINSA

An Iaido promotion test will be held on the morning of Sunday, June 11, for examination up to 6 Dan.

We will be staying in the Bryn Mawr dorms.

The registration deadline is Friday, May 26.

Shinsa registration forms

More details @ here