Kendo Event Schedule

2022 Butokuden Kendo Event Schedule (as of 5/16/2022)

DATE EVENT LOCATION STATUS
2022
1/4 (Tue) 2021 First practice (Juniors/Adults) BUTOKUDEN DONE
2/6 (Sun) 9 – 12 SCKO Junior Practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
2/13 (Sun) 9 – 10:30 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
2/20 (Sun) 9 – 11:30 AM SCKO Godogeiko (Everyone) BUTOKUDEN DONE
2/27 (Sun) 9 – 10:30 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/6 (Sun) 9 – 12 SCKO Junior Practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/6 (Sun) PM Mock Promotion Exam (testing for 4 and up) BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/8 (Tue) 7 – 7:45PM Start Kata practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/13 (Sun) 9 – 10:30 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/18 (Fri) Kunishige Sensei Arrival LAX DONE
3/20 (Sun) 9 – 11:30 AM SCKO Godogeiko (Kata Focused) BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/27 (Sun) 9 – 10:30 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
3/28 – 4/2 2022 Butokuden International Gasshuku (BIG2022) BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/1 (Fri) BIG2022 Sayonara BBQ BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/3 (Sun) 9 – 12 AM SCKO Junior Practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/3 (Sun) Shinpan Seminar BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/7 (Thu) Risako Sensei’s Last practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/9 (Sat) Risako Sensei Departure to Japan LAX DONE
4/9 & 10 AUSKF BoD Meeting Atlanta, GA DONE
4/10 (Sun) Kodansha Promotion Exam Atlanta, GA DONE
4/17 (Sun) SCKO Promotion Exam (Up to 4 Dan) BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/24 (Sun) 8:30 – 10:00 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
4/30 (Sat) WKF Kendo Tournament (LOCATION CHANGE) Sonora High School DONE
5/1 (Sun) 9 – 12 AM SCKO Junior Practice BUTOKUDEN DONE
5/1 (Sun) 80th Nisei Week Kendo Tournament TERASAKI BUDOKAN DONE
5/1 (Sun) Yuhihai University Tournament UCLA DONE
5/2 (Mon) 8 Dan Shinsa KYOTO DONE
5/8 (Sun) 9 – 10:30 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN DONE
5/15 (Sun) 9 – 11:30 AM SCKO Godogeiko (Everyone) BUTOKUDEN DONE
5/19 (Thu) Modified Schedule (5-6PM Juniors, 6-7PM Adults) BUTOKUDEN NEW
5/21 (Sat) AUSKF Women’s Seminar (Shinzato sensei from Japan) Miraleste School NEW
5/22 (Sun) Memorial Tournament West High
6/10 – 13 (Fri – Mon) Portugal Federation Gasshuku Portugal
6/19 (Sun) SCKO Godogeiko (Everyone) LB
6/26 (Sun) 8:30 – 10:00 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN NEW
7/2 – 3 AUSKF Junior Tournament Las Vegas
7/? or 8/? Ito sensei Visit to Butokuden BUTOKUDEN
7/10 (Sun) 8:30 – 10:00 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN NEW
7/17 (Sun) SCKO Godogeiko (Everyone) WLA
7/24 (Sun) 8:30 – 10:00 AM Kodansha Keikokai (4 Dan & Up only) BUTOKUDEN NEW
8/13 – 14 8 Dan Shinsa AICHI
8/21 (Sun) SCKO Godogeiko (Everyone) Gardena
8/26 – 28 (Fri – Sun) AUSKF Summer Seminar Las Vegas
8/28 (Sun) AUSKF Promotion Exam (1 Kyu – 7 Dan) Las Vegas
9/2 Sunday All CA Kendo Tournament Fresno
10/2 (Sun) Individual Tournament TBD
11/13 & 14 AUSKF BoD Meeting TBD
11/14 (Sun) Kodansha Promotion Exam TBD
11/20 (Sun) SCKO Promotion Exam (Up to 4 Dan) TBD
11/25 (Fri) 8 Dan Shinsa TOKYO
12/11 (Sun) SCKO Christmas Tournament TBD
12/18 (Sun) Butokuden Christmas Tournament and Party BUTOKUDEN
12/31 11PM Toshigoshi Keiko BUTOKUDEN
2023
5/27 – 28, 2023 ZURICH CUP (Butokuden will send a team) ZURICH, Switzerland

 

 

Locations:

Butokuden Dojo: 1581 Browning, Irvine CA 92606

Almansor Park (Indoor Basketball Gym) 800 S. Almansor Ave., Alhambra, CA

Buena Park High School: 8833 Academy Dr., Buena Park, CA 90621

Burbank High School: 902 N 3rd St, Burbank, CA 91502

Cabrillo High School:  2001 Santa Fe Ave, Long Beach, CA 90810

Cerritos: Cerritos Regional County Park (19700 Bloomfield Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703-7811)

Edison High School: 21400 Magnolia St, Huntington Beach, CA 92646

Gardena Dojo: 16215 Gramercy Pl, Gardena, CA 90247

John Burroughs High School, Gymnasium (Building 5) 1920 W Clark Ave, Burbank, CA 91506

Lomita: Lomita Park (24428 Eshelman Ave, Lomita, CA 90717)

Long Beach Dojo: 1766 Seabright Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813

Los Angeles High School, Gymnasium: Address: 4650 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019

Marina High School: 15871 Springdale St, Huntington Beach, CA 92649

Miraleste Intermediate School Gym: 29323 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-647

OCB Dojo: 909 South Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA

Silverado Park: 1545 W 31st Street, Long Beach, CA

Sonora High School: 401 S Palm St, La Babra, CA 90631

Terasaki Budokan: 80th Nisei Week Kendo Tournament

West High School in Torrance: 20401 Victor St, Torrance, CA 90503

Wilson Park: 2200 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90501