This event will be held on 30th and 31st May at Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre. Please get your applications in early. We look forward to seeing you there. BKA Nationals 2015 Info and Application Form (DOC) BKA Nationals 2015 Info and Application Form (PDF)
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.
We are pleased to announce the next Iaido/Jodo intensive training will be on Sunday 19th July 10am – 4pm The New College Framwellgate Durham DH1 5ES In the meantime we look forward to seeing you at the Nationals in Stevenage at the end of the month.
Support the Kendo Squad for WKC! The British team for the WKC would welcome any support you are willing to give. Although the BKA will be supporting expenses there is much that the squad will have to pay for personally. Here is the link to the fundraising page. The page is for the whole squad, …
Attendance at dojo as a visitor A question has been raised concerning visiting other dojo. The BKA constitution has no provision that prevents members attending other dojo, whether they are BKA affiliated or not. Your BKA insurance will only cover you within a BKA affiliated dojo or event, but you are free to visit any …