19th Detroit Kendo Taikai – Feb.,11-12,2017 – Novi, MI – deadline 1/15

The 19th Annual Detroit Kendo Tournament, and Seminar hosted by the Detroit Kendo Dojo, will take place on February 11th and 12th 2017, in Novi Michigan.

This year the distinguished tournament guests will be:
Kendo Hanshi 8 Dan Shuji Fukumoto (福本 修二)Sensei from Tokyo, Japan
Kendo Kyoshi 8 Dan Hiromichi Hayashi (林 宏道) Sensei from Tokyo, Japan

Shuji Fukumoto Sensei currently is the Vice President and Executive Managing Director of All Japan Kendo Federation, and the Executive Director of the International Kendo Federation.

Hiromichi Hayashi Sensei is currently the President of the Tokyo Shinagawa District Kendo Federation and a Representative of the Development Committee for All Japan Kendo Federation.

The registration deadline date for tournament entry is January 15, 2017. Please complete the tournament entry as well as payment on the online registration system by January 15, 2017. Promotion exam, hosted by the Midwest Kendo Federation, will be held following the seminar on 11th as well. The online registration link is listed below. You can also register through Detroit dojo website under the Tournament section at www.detroitkendodojo.com

The online registration for tournament entry: link

2nd AUSKF Adult/Mudansha Seminar – Feb., 18-19, 2017 – Huntington Beach, CA -deadline 1/31

Announcing the 2nd AUSKF ADULT/MUDANSHA SEMINAR, to be held February 18-19th at Marina High School in Huntington Beach, CA!
This seminar will focus on providing tailored instruction and guidance to those who started kendo as and adult (18+), so BOTH ADULT KYU AND YUDANSHA ARE WELCOME TO JOIN!

Instructors:

Yuji Onitsuka Sensei
Michio Kajitani Sensei
Chris Yang Sensei
Seiji Mamiya Sensei
Brandon Harada Sensei
Hajime Sugawara Sensei
Danny Yang Sensei
Shuntaro Shinada Sensei
Koji Takahashi Sensei
Rod Faghani Sensei

Deadline to register is January 31st, 2017.
Sign up now @: http://auskf-education.com/?p=1082

10th Idaho yearly Kendo Nito Seminar – July 6-9, 2017

Sensei list:

Ryoichi FUJII (藤井良一), Yamaguchi, Kyoshi 8 dan
Yoshihiro UGAJIN (宇賀神良博), Tokyo, Kyoshi 7 dan
Hirotsugu SASAKI (佐々木博嗣), Miyagi, Kyoshi 7 dan
Nobuyuki YAMANA (山名信行), Tokushima, Kyoshi 7 dan
Futoshi SATO (佐藤太), Chiba, Renshi 7 dan
Ako FUJII(藤井(石村)あ子), Yamaguchi, Renshi 6 dan

Kinesiology Building, Main Gym
1404 W Bronco Circle
Boise, ID 83706

Thursday, July 6, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Welcome Keiko
Friday, July 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Seminar
Saturday, July 8, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Seminar
Sunday, July 9, 9:00 am – 11:00 am, PNKF Shinsa
Sunday, July 9, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm, Seminar

Seminar is open to all.
Shinsa will offer testing for 4 dan and below.

Here is the registration form.