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Kendo-Guide.Com Newsletter, Issue #038 - Update
June 23, 2010

Kendo for LIFE

Kendo-Guide.Com Newsletter, Issue #038 - Update

Thank you for reading the Kendo-Guide.Com Newsletter, Issue #038.

I am so sorry for the super delay of Issue #038. I actually did not issue in May, did I? Again sorry about that.

I was in Guatemala in the early May and Japan from the middle of May to the middle of June actually. Just got back from Japan.

Even though I could not issue any Newsletter in May, I have great stories. I will do my best to share those stories with you.

This issue updates you with what has been going on on the website of Kendo-Guide.Com.

There are many Qs&As so if you have not checked the site, now is the time to catch up!

Also please do not forget about Kendo Bogu Shop Review page. This is for you and our future kendo enthusiasts. Also for the future of kendo.

So please leave your review! You can also recommend a kendo shop you like.

Enjoy the updates!


- Kendo Guide in Russian

- Some articles from Kendo-Guide.Com in Russian.

- Kendo-Guide Social Network

- Facebook
- Linkedin
- Twitter

If you think I am not doing well with these Social Networking, please let me know. I do not want to be uncool!!

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- How to Learn Kendo Movements More Easily and Quickly
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- Kendo Online Basics 101
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Thank you!

Now enjoy the updates!


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What we have in this issue is shown below. Enjoy this Newsletter!

Table of Content

- Kendo Q & A -

- Kendo Work Shop -

- Benefits of Kendo -

- Comments or Questions -

There are links to change your email address for the newsletter or unsubscribe at the bottom of every newsletter. Thanks!

- Kendo Q & A -

- Shinai size in comparison to the wielder's height, age, and weight.

- New in bogu and strikes are painful?

- Kendo and weight loss

- Starting nito at an early stage.

- How to tie the kote knots

- What shinai do you recomend for beginners?

- Metal shinai?

- Rude or Not Rude: some etiquette and manners

- How do you train your zanshin?

- Potential Unlocked?

- Kendo Work Shop -

- Proper Fumikomi

- Kirikaeshi hitting men or shinai

- Kirikaeshi main points for mudansha

- How to close your openings...

- Which muscles are used primarily in kendo, and can they be trained through isolation exercises in a gym?

- Shall we economise energy during kirikaeshi on exams

- Benefits of Kendo -

- Kendo places proper attitudes into subconcious to make proper reactions

- Comments or Questions -

If you have a kendo related question, please go to Kendo Q&A and use a special form for that.

If you want to contact me personally, please use a contact form.

If you do not send me email through the form, my email system does not pass through your emails. That means I never get your email.

Please do not use the email address I used to use at The Cyber Dojo either. It will not be used for communication purpose. This is the main website. Click here to contact us...

Thank you for reading the newsletter. See you in the next issue!

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