Hi All, We have been invited again to perform at this years, Asian-American festival at the Martin Regional library on June 23rd. Please arrive early to help set up and go over the performance. Please also bring extra shinai, as well as extra clothes to change into afterwards, we plan on grabbing a late lunch together at Pho Nhi on 21st and Garnett.
Martin Regional Library
2601 S Garnett Rd, Tulsa, OK 74129
Date & Schedule June 23rd:
10:45 am - 11:15 am Japanese Drumming performed by Ohitsuji Taiko
11:25 am - 11:45am Lilik and company world fusion Dance Ensemble
11:50 am - 12:20 pm Kendo Demonstration by Shin Sou Fu Kan Kendo
12:20 pm- 12:35 pm Di Dim Dol
12:35 pm - 1:05 pm Tai Chi with Thomas Academy of Taiji Kung Fu
1:05 pm - 1:55 pm Japanese Tea Ceremony with Yumi Faringer
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Korean Angels of Tulsa
Hi everyone, unfortunately kendo class on thursday 5/3 is canceled, Michael is injured, and Shaw is out of town for work. We'll see everyone again next week!
Congratulations everyone! Tulsa Kendo, and Oklahoma city Kendo. passed all examinations. We now have another Sensei in Oklahoma! Also, special prize to Melindie for the Tulsa Kantosho award!
-Shaw Furukawa 4th Dan
-Chokushin (Chuck) Urasaki 1st Dan
-Alex Wong 2nd Kyu
-Melindie Rose 2nd Kyu "Kantosho award"
-Austin Reams 1st Dan
-Patrick WIlliams 2nd Kyu
-Chris Renoud 2nd Kyu
Hi all, the new Locker rooms will open tomorrow, however the new locker room no longer has free lockers to use, you must reserve one for the year, before they are all taken up. I believe its about $30 to reserve it for the rest of the year.
Hi All just a quick announcement, please make your best effort to attend practice tomorrow Tuesday 4/10, We will be having a special Menjo ceremony for Melindie, Followed by dinner at Sura as a group. practice will end a little early to attend the dinner.
6946 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74136
Hi all we, in conjunction with the Tulsa Iaido Dojo. are invited by the Phillips 66 Asian American Network of Bartlesville, to perform at their annual culture night. This event is for promoting Asian culture, food and history to their employees, families, and the Bartlesville community at large. AANB is one of the employee resource groups at Phillips 66.
Location: Philip 66 Adam's Building 411 S Keeler Ave, Bartlesville, OK 74003
The event is in the Adams building auditorium in downtown Bartlesville
Someone from the committee will meet you at the front lobby, We would recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before the scheduled performance time Contact either Jacqi Davis Soh (918-841-9593) or Heather Onder (918-269-1454)
Demo Time: 6:50pm-7:15pm
Parking: Park on the north-side of Adams building (on Johnstone Ave between Adams Building and Hilton Garden Inn)
Please arrive early to dress out with a clean uniform and bring extra shinai for audience participation
Hi everyone its that time again for the 2018 team tournament in Denver CO. Please have pape-work and and payment for the tournament due on the following date:
Tournament / examination dates:
Standley Lake High School: 9300 W.104th Ave, Westminster CO 80021
*Please note* This year testing applications are only handled online, if you have not signed up for the AUSKF / SWKIF, you will need to do so to test. This membership helps pay for insurance, as well as trips for high ranking sensei to the US and southwest, as well as help pay for representatives of the south west region at tournaments on a national platform. Lastly, Membership grants you access to test under the strict guidelines of the AUSKF, and means your rank is recognized anywhere in the US, as well as internationally.
Internal Tulsa Due Date paperwork for ito cup and AUSKF registration:
Ito Cup/AUSKF registration Payments to:
Testing Fee's Via Pay Pal:
Hi all, both Michael and myself are sick today and cannot attend class. We are cancelling tonight's practice. Thank you for your understanding
Hi all, no class tonight, the roads are looking pretty slick out there. Please stay warm and safe. Kendo class will resume Thursday 2/8/18.