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We are looking forward to seeing our kendo mates at North Island Champs and Inoue Hai on 1st and 2nd of June! ... See MoreSee Less

We are looking forward to seeing our kendo mates at North Island Champs and Inoue Hai on 1st and 2nd of June!

Last Wednesday's shiai night winners.
Congrats, both!
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Last Wednesdays shiai night winners.
Congrats, both!

Today's keiko and the winners for the weekend kids shiai. Good training, good result. ... See MoreSee Less

Todays keiko and the winners for the weekend kids shiai.  Good training, good result.

Beginners & junior class in full session, Gambatte. ... See MoreSee Less

Beginners & junior class in full session, Gambatte.

3 weeks ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Beginners + Junior class commencing. Young Jay taking the class through taisho. After warm-up Pre-bogu members practiced suri-ashi and fumi-komi whilst the younger bogu team did kihon waza and keiko. Club extends its welcome to all new members. See you all again next week. ... See MoreSee Less

Beginners + Junior class commencing. Young Jay taking the class through taisho. After warm-up Pre-bogu members practiced suri-ashi and fumi-komi whilst the younger bogu team did kihon waza and keiko. Club extends its welcome to all new members. See you all again next week.

4 weeks ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Wed club shiai completed. Great fighting spirit and marked improvement from previous fights. Thanks to all members who participated, and congratulations to the achievers this evening. ... See MoreSee Less

Wed club shiai completed. Great fighting spirit  and marked improvement from previous fights. Thanks to all members who participated, and congratulations to the achievers this evening.

4 weeks ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Dear AKC members,

Please find the timetable for the month of May. Please be aware that the Sunday practices are still on hold until further notice.
Please refer to the May schedule regularly as any changes or updates to regular practices will be communicated via changes to the schedule.

Regards,
AKC.
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Dear AKC members,

Please find the timetable for the month of May.  Please be aware that the Sunday practices are still on hold until further notice.
Please refer to the May schedule regularly as any changes or updates to regular practices will be communicated via changes to the schedule. 

Regards,
AKC.

4 weeks ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Iwakura dojo - Okabe Shizuoka - The NZ Kendo Federations roots in Kendo with Shizuoka ,dating back to 1982....`Some of these men I have not crossed swords with for 30 years` (Graham Sayer) ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

For Beginner/junior class members, there is no class tomorrow (Sat, 27th April) as we have an Iaido seminar taking place at that time.

Class will resume on the following Saturday 4th May. We look forward to seeing you all in a week’s time.

Regards
AKC
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1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Brushing up on Kata before the local welcome party of 13 x 7th dans (all members of Chionkenshukan ) crossed swords with us . Welcome to the world of Machi dojo guys !!! ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Pawel and Ren doing lawn Kendo ... See MoreSee Less

Pawel and Ren doing lawn Kendo

1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Ben Chin doing Iaido ... See MoreSee Less

Ben Chin  doing Iaido

1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

The AKC lads do a great job representing the dojo and kendo/iaido at the Japanese Consulate Generals Budo promotion demo in Orewa North Shore Auckland today ... See MoreSee Less

The AKC lads do a great job representing the dojo and kendo/iaido at the Japanese Consulate Generals Budo promotion demo in Orewa North Shore Auckland today

 

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What a team. 👍

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1 month ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Another full on class this morning for our avid members. A warm welcome to our new members the Gates family father and daughter (6 yo) team. No class next week due to Easter weekend and we look forward to seeing you all the following Saturday morning. ... See MoreSee Less

Another full on class this morning for our avid members. A warm welcome to our new members the Gates family father and daughter (6 yo) team. No class next week due to Easter weekend and we look forward to seeing you all the following Saturday morning.

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Kyu division . Kohtaro
All medals presented by our guest Mr Jean Paul Belhomme ..President of the New Caledonia Kendo Renmei
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Kyu division . Kohtaro 
All medals presented by our guest Mr Jean Paul Belhomme ..President of the New Caledonia Kendo Renmei

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

1st and 2nd dan division Nahuel ... See MoreSee Less

1st and 2nd dan division Nahuel

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Time to test those skills!!! Auckland Kendo Club bi Weekly shiai replaces the monthly shiai and now has 3 divisions...Kyu - 1st~2nd dan- 3rd and above . Plus a leaders board that follows individuals progress over time. Last nights champions pictured below. Eric 3rd dan and above division .. ... See MoreSee Less

Time to test those skills!!! Auckland Kendo Club bi Weekly shiai replaces the monthly shiai and now has 3 divisions...Kyu - 1st~2nd dan- 3rd and above . Plus a leaders board that follows individuals progress over time. Last nights champions pictured below. Eric 3rd dan and above division ..

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Daishiro, in the middle, a nice young kendo-ka from Japan practiced with us at AKC for about 2 and half months. Hope to see hime one day in kendo again. All the best, Daishiro! We had a good kendo with you! ... See MoreSee Less

Daishiro, in the middle, a nice young kendo-ka from Japan practiced with us at AKC for about 2 and half months.  Hope to see hime one day in kendo again.  All the best, Daishiro!  We had a good kendo with you!

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Great effort by Pawel (design) and Ren (marketing copy/text ) for the first of a series of flyers. Digital versions will be personalised for members in the near future. ... See MoreSee Less

Great effort by Pawel (design) and Ren (marketing copy/text ) for the  first of a series of flyers. Digital versions will be personalised for members in the near future.

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Hi AKC members,

Please check the April timetable below.

•No training: Sat 20th, Sun 21st, Mon 22nd (Easter weekend), Thu 25th (Anzac Day), Sun 28th (Iaido seminar).

•Kaneda sensei Iaido seminar: Sat 27th, and Sun 28th.

•Due to the Iaido seminar, Asa geiko on Saturday 27th is 7:30 am~8:30 am and no beginners and kids class.
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Hi AKC members,

Please check the April timetable below.

•No training: Sat 20th, Sun 21st, Mon 22nd (Easter weekend), Thu 25th (Anzac Day), Sun 28th (Iaido seminar).

•Kaneda sensei Iaido seminar: Sat 27th, and Sun 28th. 

•Due to the Iaido seminar, Asa geiko on Saturday 27th is 7:30 am~8:30 am and no beginners and kids class.

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Class dismissed ... well done guys and gals. See you all next week. ... See MoreSee Less

Class dismissed ... well done guys and gals. See you all next week.

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Eric our Nito guy in action against the Keio team on the Monday night ....photo by Glenn ... See MoreSee Less

Eric our Nito guy in action against the Keio team on the Monday night ....photo by Glenn

2 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Awesome training and shiai with the Keio High School kendo team. Ryowa Tsurunaga sensei first visited our shores in 2018. Well done AKC team of 7 who fought hard and did us proud. ... See MoreSee Less

Awesome training and shiai with the Keio High School kendo team. Ryowa Tsurunaga sensei first visited our shores in 2018. Well done AKC team of 7 who fought hard and did us proud.

 

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This is who we are. People of different nationalities training and enjoying each other’s company. Go AKC

3 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

Total of 46 people at keiko today across two practices .8am ~9.15am & 9.30am ~11am . Dojo was pumping and there were heaps of people away !!! Image shows our 9.30am keiko ... See MoreSee Less

Total of 46 people at keiko today across two practices .8am ~9.15am & 9.30am ~11am . Dojo was pumping and there were heaps of people away !!! Image shows our 9.30am  keiko

 

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Great picture great session 👍

3 months ago

Auckland Kendo Club

AKC March 2019 timetable is below. ... See MoreSee Less

AKC March 2019 timetable is below.