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.

2023 Uni Taikai – Results!

Here are the results of this year’s Uni Taikai: Mixed Open: 1st – Futo Sugawara (EUKC), 2nd – Taiki Ichikawa […]

New Kendo High Grades!

It is with extreme pleasure that we announce: …..not one, but TWO new Kendo 7th Dans in the UK! Ryosuke […]