Goodwill Keiko with Takenouchi Yuya 7/31/15

June 29, 2015

We are excited to welcome Yuya Takenouchi, current All Japan Champion, to Southern California this summer.

We will be hosting a special Goodwill Keiko with Takenouchi sensei on Friday, July 31st from 6-9pm at Marina High School in Huntington Beach CA. See flyer for details.

Please pass along this information to your respective federation and dojos, and encourage everyone to attend. We are expecting a great turnout.

Chris Yang


Jr Nationals Special Guest Yuya Takenouchi

June 18, 2015

Dear Federation Representatives,

Thank you all for your responses and participation in the 5th AUSKF Junior Open National Championships!!  We have received most of the applications, and are looking forward to another exciting event!

We are happy to announce that our special guest for the tournament will be YUYA TAKENOUCHI, the youngest-ever All Japan Champion!  He is still currently a 22 year-old college student, and recently placed 2nd in the World Kendo Individual Championships! Takenouchi-sensei will have a demonstration on the day of the tournament, and also be the Special Instructor for the 1st Annual AUSKF Goodwill Youth Kendo Seminar, to be held on August 2nd (Sunday) from 9am-3pm.

We are extending applications for the Championships until June 22, 2015 (Monday), so please sign up in BOTH in the tournament and seminar if you have not already!

Chris Yang