79th Nisei Week Kendo Tournament!
Please RSVP by THURSDAY, APRIL 4th, 2019 – NO EXCEPTIONS NO LATE REGISTRATION!!!!
PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE ARTICLE – MORE DETAILED TOURNAMENT INFORMATION LISTED AT THE BOTTOM. Thank you!
The Nisei Week Kendo Tournament has been held annually in conjunction with the Nisei Week festivities, celebrating the Nisei American heritage and contributions to their communities!
SAVE THE DATE: May 5th, 2019
LOCATION: Almansor Park (Indoor Basketball Gym) 800 S. Almansor Ave., Alhambra, CA
REGISTRATION BEGINS: 8:00AM – 8:30AM
Participant can only enter ONE division excluding Team
- 10 Years & Under Kyu
- 11 – 13 Years Kyu
- 14 – 15 Years Kyu
- Women’s Kyu (14 Years & Over)
- Adult 0 – 4 Kyu (16 Years & Over)
- Adult 3-1 Kyu (16 Years & Over)
Individual Matches: 3 minutes, 2 minute extension (encho), hantei (Except for semi-finals and finals)
Team Matches: 3 minutes, no extension
Tournament will follow SCKF Tournament Rules and Regulations, Ver 3.1, 01/2009
For all divisions: NO TSUKI, NO JODAN – A participant may only use the chudan position to strike from! Striking from a non-chudan kamae will not be considered a valid point.
15 Years & Under: $15.00
16 Years & Over: $20.00