AUSKF 2012 SUMMER SEMINAR CAMP (July 20 – 22, 2012)

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AUSKF 2012 SUMMER SEMINAR CAMP (July 20 – 22, 2012) Location/Facility: -          Location: University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)     4505 S. Maryland Pkwy., Las Vegas, NV 89154 -          Facility: Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC) Gymnasium See map:  http://maps.google.com/maps?q=36.103214+-115.142070&t=h&z=18 Dates/Times: Friday, July 20:  2:30pm – 3:30pm registration, 3:30pm - 7pm seminar Saturday, July 21:  8am – 9am registration, 9am – 4pm seminar Saturday, July 21:  6pm – 8:00pm Camp Dinner Party Sunday, July 22:  8:30am – 12noon seminar Sunday, July 22: 1pm – 4pm, Promotion Exams (note: must attend camp to be eligible for this camp promotion exams) Camp Fee:  $65 (Camp fee only)   Sat/Sun Bento:  $10 per bento/day   Transportation/Fee (to/from HQ hotel and UNLV gym only): $10/day for use of shuttle bus  (you may use own transportation…
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SCKO TEAM SCKO 2011 – Preliminary Tryout

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Southern California Kendo Organization TEAM SCKO 2011 – Preliminary Tryout   Event: TEAM SCKO 2011 – Preliminary Tryout Date:   Sunday, September 19, 2010 Time:   Sign in & Shinai Check:            11:00AM Sign in closes:                         12:00AM Elimination starts:                     12:30AM Entry Fee: $25 per division Registration Deadline: June 30, 2010 Location: Osaka Sangyo University (OSULA) The Southern California Kendo Organization (SCKO) would like to invite eligible Kenshis to enter the TEAM SCKO 2011 Preliminary Tryout. The Preliminary Tryout is the first round of the two elimination tryouts process, which will determine who will represent SCKO at the 2011 All U.S. Kendo Championships (AUSKF), to be held during the July 4th weekend, in 2011 (tentative).  Details are yet to be decided. Open tryouts is extremely time consuming. Therefore, the SCKO Board of Directors…
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Question for AUSKF Kendo Ranking Examination

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Question for AUSKF Kendo Ranking (Shoudan and Shoukyu Shinsa) Examinations Exam for:          1 Kyu Please answer the following question by writing (clearly/legibly) in either English or Japanese. You may also use the back side of this paper. Question: Describe some benefits of “kirikaeshi”. Exam for:          1 Dan Please choose one (1) of the following questions and answer by writing (clearly/legibly) in either English or Japanese. You may also use the back side of this paper. Choose one (1) of the following to answer: l        Describe “ki-ken-tai-ichi”. l        Describe 3 types of Kendo footwork. Exam for:          2 Dan Please choose one (1) of the following questions and answer by writing (clearly/legibly) in either English or Japanese. You may also use the back side of this paper. Choose one (1) of the…
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AUSKF JUNIOR OPEN KENDO NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Date: Sunday, July 25, 2010 Location: Independence High School 1776 Educational Drive San Jose, CA 95133-1703 Divisions: 9 years and under 10-11 years old 12-13 years old 14-15 years old 16-18 years old 13-under girls 14-18 girls 5 or 7 person team (TBD) (Divisions subject to change depending on number of participants) Shinpan: 4-dan and above eligible for selection Entry Fee: $25 per participant (non-refundable) Bento: $10/person Shiai rules: Individual Championships will be OPEN to anyone with AUSKF membership Time Limit: 3 minutes with unlimited encho Team Championships will consist of up to 2 teams per federation (to be decided by federation at the Championships) Team matches will consist of 5 members selected from each age group as outlined below (see chart below) Team Competition: Sempo: 12 Years and Under…
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KENDO Upcoming Events (Feb – June 2010)

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BUTOKUDEN Kendo Members: Here is an update on the upcoming events for the first Half of 2010. The events in Red are of major importance. February 21: SCKO Godo Geiko (Selection for AUSKF Junior Tournament) http://www.usjuniorkendoopen.com/ 26 – 28: Ariga in Mexico for Kendo Seminar March 4 – 8: Ariga in Portugal for Team Gasshuku 12 – 14: Ariga in Hong Kong for Asia Tournament (Tentative) 20 – 22: All Japan Dojo Renmei Kids in LA (Home stay at Ogikubo and Gibbon’s home) 26 – 27: IKF Shinpan Seminar in Vancouver April 9 – 11: Ariga in Hungary for the European Championships http://ekc2010hungary.kendo.hu/ 18: SCKO Promotion Exam May 8: Steveston Tournament (Vancouver Canada) 16: SCKO Shinpan Seminar 30: Memorial Day Tournament June 19: Tengu Cup (Frankfurt, Germany) 26: Women’s Tournament in Seattle http://womenskendo.com/
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