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.

London Kendo Seminar

The seminar will be under the supervision of 3 BKA Nanadan Kyoshi: The seminar is suitable for beginners to 5th […]

Glasgow Seminar and Dan Shinsa

Glasgow seminar address is, Danes drive, Glasgow, g14 9hd. Saturday 11.00 till 17.00, Sunday 9.00 till 14.00. There will be […]

Sad News

The former dojo leader of Do Shin Ken Yu Kai and long-term UK resident Kunio Kashiwagi sensei has tragically passed […]