Dojo Events

BUTOKUDEN Kendo Schedule Update (as of 3/22/2016)

Butokuden Kendo Members:

Please find below the updated schedule for Kendo events for the upcoming months. Please update your calendars.

March:
3/22 (Tue): Kendo Kata practice start (7 – 7:45PM) @ Butokuden >> Bring your own Bokken!
3/26 (Sat): SCKO Junior Keiko 5 – 7PM @ Butokuden
3/28 (Mon): Arrival Komei Sawai (New Assistant Instructor)
3/31 (Thu): Month End Shiai CANCELLED (Will do on 4/5) >> Practice as normal

April:
4/1 – 3: European Kendo Championships @ Skopje, Macedonia (Ariga)
4/2 (Sat): Promotion Exam Seminar for 3 – 5 Dan kenshi @ Lomita
4/5 (Tue): Butokuden Junior Month end (March) tournament
4/9 – 16: Butokuden International Gasshuku
4/16 (Sat): Junior practice 7 – 9 PM @ Butokuden
4/17 (Sun): SCKO Promotion Exam 9AM – 4PM @ Butokuden

SCKO Spring Promotion Exam (Sunday, April 17, 2016)


4/22 (Fri): Junior practice 7 – 9 PM @ Cerritos
4/29 (Fri): Junior practice 7 – 9 PM @ Cerritos

May:
5/1 (Sun): 76th Annual Nisei Week Kendo Kyu Tournament

76th Annual Nisei Week Tournament (May 1, 2016)


5/7 (Sat): Junior practice 5 – 7 PM @ TBD
5/14 (Sat): Junior practice 5 – 7 PM @ TBD
5/15 (Sun): SCKO Godogeiko 2pm-5pm @ West High School in Torrance
5/21 (Sat): AUSKF Shinpan Seminar @ TBD
5/21 (Sat): SCKO Junior Practice Cancelled
5/22 (Sun): AUSKF Shinpan Seminar @ TBD
5/28 (Sat): Junior practice 5 – 7 PM @ TBD
5/29 (Sun): SCKO Memorial Tournament

June:
6/4 (Sat): Junior practice 5 – 7 PM @ TBD
6/11 (Sat): Junior practice 5 – 7 PM @ TBD
6/18 (Sat): Junior Gasshuku @ Butokuden (Time to be determined)
6/19 (Sun): SCKO Godogeiko 9 – 12 @ Butokuden
6/19 (Sun): 1 – 3PM Junior Send off Party
6/25: AUSKF Junior Championships @ Detroit
6/26: AUSKF Junior Seminar @ Detroit

July:
6/16 (Sat): PNKF Woman’s Tournanment @ WA
6/17 (Sun): SCKO Godogeiko 2pm-5pm @ Lomita

August:
8/7 (Sun): Nikkei Game at CSULB @ CSULB Pyramid
8/21 (Sun): SCKO Godogeiko 9 – 12 @ Butokuden

September:
9/10 (Sat): Promotion Exam Seminar for 3 – 5 Dan kenshi @ Butokuden
9/18 (Sun): SCKO Shinpan Seminar 9am-4pm @ TBD

October:
10/2 (Sun): SCKO Individual Tournament @ Marina High School
10/16 (Sun): SCKO Godogeiko 9 – 12 @ Butokuden

November:
11/20 (Sun): SCKO Promotion Exam 9AM – 4PM @ Butokuden

December:
12/11 (Sun): SCKO Holiday Tournament @ Cerritoss Gym
12/18 (Sun): Butokuden Christmas Tournament & Party

Locations:
Cerritos: Cerritos Regional County Park (19700 Bloomfield Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703-7811)
Lomita: Lomita Park (24428 Eshelman Ave, Lomita, CA 90717)
Marina High School: 15871 Springdale St, Huntington Beach, CA 92649
West High School in Torrance 20401 Victor St, Torrance, CA 90503