Huge congratulations are in order to Tulsa's very own Michael Lindsay sensei and the SWKIF TEAM for their performance at Austin's annual Texas Longhorn Taikai. This year Lindsay sensei and the SWKIF team competed on Saturday and took first place against teams from all around the country.
HI all Our Annual Joint practice with the OSU Kendo club is this week! please note the following details.
Practice will be from 4pm-6pm please arrive early to have enough time to dress out. remember if attending you are representing the dojo so please be sure to clean and fold your dogi and hakama, weather permitting please bring a club jacket and t-shirt. we plan on having dinner together as a group afterwards as well at the local Chinese Buffet
Hi all Just a friendly reminder there will not be any Thursday practice for the next two weeks due to the CSJCC being closed for the following holidays:
Hi Everyone Kendo practice will be cancelled on the following days:
-Thursday 9/14 Due to 8dan Nabeyama Sensei seminar in Dallas
-Thursday 9/21 for Rosh Hashana.
Take care and please review at home, Testing in fall is just around the corner.
Thank you again to Mr, Hernandez and his team for coming to our dojo and airing a piece about our school.
Hi All Kendo class is canceled tonight, Lindsay sensei and I will not be able to attend. Practice will resume 9/7/17. Apologies for the inconvenience.
Congratulations to Chuck and Alex for passing their promotional exams. Today we had a menjo ceremony and presented them with their certificates.
Chokushin Urasaki -1st kyu
Chia Ming Wong -3rd kyu
Hi everyone, this year the Fall Seminar and Shinsa will be held in Houston, Texas on October 27th-29th. This year’s seminar will be conducted by Shinobu Maeda Sensei, 7th Dan Kyoshi, and is the AUSKF
Vice President of Promotion.
INTERNAL SEMINAR PAPER WORK DUE DATE NO EXCEPTIONS:
Checks to: Shaw Furukawa
SHINSA APPLICATIONS DUE DATE NO EXCEPTIONS:
Please note Shinsa application are now completely online,
Please note, All applications will be reviewed by Lindsay sensei and I.
Dallas- Fort Worth Kendo & Iaido Kyokai will be hosting TAKAHIRO NABEYAMA SENSEI (University of Tsukuba) as a part of the AUSKF Education 8-Dan Tour. “Nabeyama Sensei is a former Team Japan member and 10-time participant in the All Japan Kendo Championships. As Men’s Coach of the University of Tsukuba, he has taught Yuya Takenouchi, Susumu Takanabe, and other renown kenshi in Japan.”
4141 Spring Valley Rd.
Addison, TX 75001
Free of charge but donations will be accepted. Here is a link to the events page. Please watch this link for information on how donations will be collected.
A great Big thank you to all the Dojo members whom participated in the Tokyo in Tulsa Demo this year! we had a great turnout!
A very special thank you the great organizers of the Tokyo in Tulsa event, and its attendees! we hope to see some of you at our classes and again next year, thank you for being such a supportive community!