The Kendo Bu is pleased to announce that Trevor Chapman Sensei has been awarded Renshi by the AJKF
Welcome to the British Kendo Association
The British Kendo Association (BKA) is the official governing body for Kendo, Iaido and Jodo in the UK. The BKA was founded in 1964 as a non-profit making organisation to foster and develop the practice and spirit of Kendo, Iaido, and Jodo along traditional lines. For more information on the BKA, please read the ‘About us‘ section.
If you are interested in beginning Kendo, Iaido or Jodo please see the ‘Getting Started‘ section for more information and then look in Clubs for somewhere to practice near you.
The BKA is pleased to announce a Level 1 coaching course. This course will be Iai/Jo Tutor led but is also open to Kendoka. The course will run from 10:00 – 17:00 on Sunday, 31st of January 2016. Cost is £20, available on the BKA membership site. The Required Course/Delegate notes. Available from, Martin Clark – …
GB Kendo Team News Last weekend, the GB Team and others practiced together under the careful coaching of Hiyama-sensei. It was a great weekend of kendo and good progress towards the upcoming 6 Nations and EKC; both in the early part of 2016. A few photos below. If you are interested in attending or would …
Results of the 2015 Lidstone Taikai, held on Sat 10 Oct: Winner: Ed Pollard, UKKC 2nd: Sam Murray, Lancaster 3rd: Kevin Fallows, Tora / Luke Furtado O’Mahony, UCLU Fighting Spirit: Garance Watford, Ichi Byo Shi Peter Gibson Prize: Ed Pollard, UKKC Angel Prize (fastest point): Patrick Cadete, Wakaba