This site provides beginners and intermediate kendo practitioners, especially adults and later starters, with systematic step by step instructions. 

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Based on 1-dan, 2-dan and 3-dan criteria and my experiences of being a judge for dan exams for years, I have made videos, checklists and study materials. Once you subscribe, you will get a checklist for your kendo right away. And you will received some tips for you to pass these dans. But you must confirm the reception of emails from me. Click the button below to start it right now! (You can unsubscribe anytime you want) 

Recent Articles

  1. Kendo Podcast Episode 153: Kendo of High Grade Holders by Tani sensei

    Apr 22, 19 05:00 AM

    I am sharing an article, Kendo of High Grade Holders by Katsuhiko Tani sensei (8-dan, Hanshi), from Kendo Jidan Magazine 2019 April, #564 issue.

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  2. Milestones: Understanding Shikake Waza

    Apr 19, 19 05:00 AM

    Shikake waza is the 1st waza you must understand how it works. To be successfully execute a shikake waza, you need to know - your own distance (uchima) And ...

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  3. Milestones: Seme with Tsuki

    Apr 18, 19 05:00 AM

    This is very important for every single kendo practitioner. It really doesn't matter if you actually execute tsuki or not. As you learned in "Understanding of Seme", you must know how to put pressure…

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