2017 AUSKF 8-Dan Tour Schedule

August 29, 2017

Dear Federation Representatives:

Thank you for your continued support of the AUSKF Education Committee and
our programs.

As we look forward to Nabeyama Sensei’s visit in September, we’d like to
update everyone as to the dates, times and locations for the 2017 8-Dan

9/12 (6:30pm-9:30pm) – New York, New York
Jan Hus Church, 5th Floor Gym
351 East 74th St.
New York, NY 10021

9/14 (7pm-9:30pm) – Dallas, Texas
Greenhill School
4141 Spring Valley Rd.
Addison, TX 75001

9/16 (9:30am-4pm) – Los Angeles, California
Wilson Park
2200 Crenshaw Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90501

Please pass the above information and invitation to both members of your
dojo and your federation at large! We encourage everyone to attend – all
ages and levels of kenshi wearing bogu are welcome.

While we are not planning on having registration for any of these events,
we are expecting a big turnout, so please plan on arriving early.

As previously mentioned, Nabeyama Sensei is a former Team Japan member and
10-time participant in the All Japan Kendo Championships. As Men’s Coach
of the University of Tsukuba, he has taught Yuya Takenouchi, Susumu
Takanabe, and other renown kenshi in Japan.

Looking forward to seeing everyone there!

AUSKF Education Committee


2017-11-12 AUSKF Kendo Promotion Exam

August 21, 2017

Dear Member Federation Presidents,

I have attached the information of the November AUSKF Promotion Examination.
Please distribute it to your members.

Shinobu Maeda
Promotion & Examination, AUSKF

Attachment: application packet

Deadline: October 27, 2017 (no late applications will be accepted)
Note: federation signature is required, so check with your federation for its deadline.

Update 9/14/17: the hotels below are near the gym

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta North Druid Hills
2061 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 321-4174

Hampton Inn Atlanta-North Druid Hills
1975 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 320-6600

Save the Date for the 2018 AUSKF Iaido Summer Camp

August 19, 2017

The 2018 Camp will be held at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, from Thursday, May 31 through Monday, June 4, 2018.

More information is in the Save the Date PDF and posted here:

Hotel reservations can be made now! The event hotel is the University Guest House & Conference Center. Call 1 (888) 416‐4075 and mention the group name AUSKF National laido Camp.