Additional requirement for Kendo Rank Promotion Examination

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Southern California Kendo Organization To all SCKO Affiliated Dojo Regarding: Additional requirement for Kendo Rank Promotion Examination We would like to announce that Southern California Kendo Organization (SCKO) has decided to add an examination item for 1 Kyu, 2 Kyu, and 3 Kyu promotion exams. The new test item is called "Basic Kendo practice with Bokuto" and All Japan Kendo Federation has been implementing in their promotion exams for the past few years. Please refer to the link below: http://www.kendo.or.jp/news/200906_kendo-kyui-sinsakitei.html Kenshis that have already obtained 1 Dan or higher will not have the opportunity to take this test. However, it is required that these people learn all the basic movements. Please master all 9 basic movements by yourself. If you have any questions, the SCKO Education department will always be…
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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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SCKO Promotion Exam Additional Information

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Southern California Kendo Organization 6330 Sonora Way, Cypress, CA 90630 Phone: 310-283-3810 E-mail: seijimamiya@hotmail.com To all SCKO Affiliated Dojo Regarding: Kendo Rank Promotion Examination This is to inform you of the Annual (fall) SCKO Rank Promotion Examination. 1.Date & Time: November 22, 2009 8:30 AM 2.Place: Osaka Sangyo University, Studio City 3921 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Studio City, CA 91604 3.Application Deadline: Must be received no later than November 6, 2009No Exceptions Submit photocopy of existing rank certificate if taken at another Federation. 4.Examination Fee: See attached rate sheet 5.Applicants must bring: Kendo-gu, Keiko-gi, Hakama, Shinai. 1Kyu up taking exam must also bring Bokuto and their completed Written Test Questionnaire. 6.Additional information for Observers, Examiners and Volunteers is attached. (*1) All 1kyu and 1Dan through 4Dan taking exam must complete the…
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