Maki Miyahara Sensei (8 Dan) Visit to BUTOKUDEN Dojo

Kendo
It is our honor to welcome Maki Miyahara Sensei at BUTOKUDEN Kendo Dojo for a special practice on May 22. Date: May 22, 2011, 10AM - 12 Noon (Refreshment will be served after practice) Location: Butokuden Kendo Dojo (1581 Browning, Irvine, CA 92606) I think it will be a great opportunity to meet a Sensei that knows so much about Kendo and the Kendo History here in the USA. Please use the form at the bottom of this post to respond your participation (RSVP May 20) Looking forward to seeing you all! Taro Ariga --- Information regarding Miyahara Sensei Recently turned 90 years old, Maki Miyahara sensei has an incredible depth of knowledge and experience in kendo, and he is a generous teacher still practicing 4 times a week. In…
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2011 Memorial Day Kendo Tournament

Kendo
THE 15TH MEMORIAL DAY KENDO TOURNAMENT The Southern California Kendo Organization will be holding its 15th Memorial Day Kendo Tournament on Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at Cerritos regional park gym in Cerritos. This tournament will be held in a unique way so all the participants can enjoy this event. We hope you will accept our invitation by filling out and returning the enclosed form. Sincerely, Masaharu Makino President of Southern California Kendo Organization ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Date: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 8:30AM to 9:00AM roll call for all divisions.   2. Place: Cerritos regional park gym 19700 Bloomfield Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703 3. Eligibility: AUSKF Member 4. Event: TEAM TOURNAMENT (Three Kenshis per team) 13 years and under Division 14-17 years Division Adult Kyu(18 years and up) Division Yudansha Division 5.…
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