2017 Yutaka Kubota Memorial Kendo Tournament

Date: Sunday, February 05, 2017 Sign in: 8:00-8:30am Location: Dee Hardison Sports Center, Wilson Park, Torrance 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA

*Dead line:01/13/17(Fri) *Only Butokuden


2016 Butokuden Kendo Christmas Tournament & Party

For each person participating in the tournament, please fill out the form. Deadline: December 15 (Thursday) This is the biggest event of the year for our Dojo! Everyone is welcome to attend 🙂 We have Tournament for all age and all level and Christmas party 🙂

Schedule: Tournament: Roll Call 10:30AM Ends at 4PM Christmas […]

2016 SCKO Christmas Kendo Tournament

Entry Fee: $0 per Competitor. Happy Holidays!

Date: Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Place: West High School Gymnasium, 20401 Victor St, Torrance, CA 90503

Entry deadline: End of Day, Saturday, December 3rd


7:30 am Setup

8:00 am Registration

8:45 am Opening Ceremony

9:00 am Tournament Starts.

Court Volunteers: Please provide volunteers from each dojo (at […]

2017 AUSKF National Championships Registration Form (Butokuden Dojo)

*Butokuden Only

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 Championships2. June 23-25 (Fri-Sun) will be the AUSKF National Championships2. Location: Independence High School, San Jose, California

*SCKO will hold selection on Feb 12, 2017.

Individual Divisions:  Men’s Individual (max […]

Promotion Examination (November 20, 2016 at Butokuden)

*Butokuden Member Only

1. Date: November 20, 2016 (Sunday)

2. Time: Roll Call – Kyu Group: 9:00AM, Yudansha Group: 12:30PM

3. Place: Butokuden Dojo, 1581 Browning, Irvine, CA 92606

4. Application Deadline: Must be received no later than November 4, 2016. No Exceptions.

5. Examination Fee: Please see attached sheet

6. Applicants Must Bring: All […]

The 2016 WKF Kendo Championship

*Butokuden Only*


1. Date: Sunday, October 16th, 2016

2. Location: Crescenta Valley High School, 2900 Community Ave, La Crescenta, CA 91214

3. Roll Call: On the tournament date, registration will take place from 8:00AM to 8:30AM.

4. Eligibility: Must be a Valid AUSKF Member

5. Event: Individual / Team Tournament

6. Fees: $20 (non-refundable)


Shinpan seminar at West high (09/18, Sun)

Date: 9/18 (Sunday)

Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Godo keiko if time permits)

Location: West High

Instructor: Makino sensei 7 Dan, Ariga sensei 7 Dan and Mamiya sensei 7 Dan

Participants: Kendo rank of 1 Dan and above (Over 14years old)

Deadline: by September 3th

Please come prepared with: – Shinpan Ki (Referee Flags) […]

SCKO promotion seminar at Butokuden (9/10, Saturday)

Date: 9/10 (Saturday) Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM(Bring your Bokuto and own lunch and drinks) Location: Butokuden Eligibility: Kenshi who will take 3,4,5,6 dan.

Deadline: by September 5th


The 2016 SCKO Individual Kendo Championships

*Butokuden Only

Date:Sunday, October 2nd, 2016.

CATEGORIES: 9 & Under Boys & Girls 10-12 Years Old Boys & Girls 13-15 Years Old Boys – Any Rank 13-18 Years Old Girls – Any Rank 16-18 Years Old Boys – Any Rank Men’s Adult Kyu Women’s Adult Kyu Women’s Dan Under 35 Women’s Dan 35 & over […]

2016 All California Open Kendo Tournament Date: September 4, 2016

Date: Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Location: Parlier High School North Gym 601 Third St, Parlier, CA 93648

Registration: From 8:00 am to 8:30 am

Divisions: ● 10 yrs and under. • 11yrs-13yrs. • 14 years old – 17 years old. • Adult Kyu (18 years old and Older). • Women’s (14 years old and older: […]