Please find attached the Rules and Regulations for the 31st European Kendo Championships, which will take place in Frankfurt, Germany, on 27 – 29 May 2022.​

Please read carefully as there are some changes, in particular:​

– No pre-entry, final entry from 15 February – 15 March 2022 (see also other important dates in the document)
– Special exception to age rules for Junior Teams
– COVID restrictions and requirements at the event (masks, etc. more information will be provided closer to the event)
– Adherence to the Provisional Match and Referee Rules as developed by ZNKR ( – please ensure that your Referees and Fighters are familiar with these!

Kathryn Cassidy, Secretary General
European Kendo Federation (EKF)

The fees schedule for the event and accommodation etc is as follows