Dear fellow kenshi and iaidoka,
The Southern California Kendo Federation (SCKF) and Southern California Iaido
Association (SCIA) are pleased to host the first AUSKF Iaido Educational Tour
in Southern California. The Educational Tour in Southern California will
consist of a four-hour iaido seminar and will feature Chihiro KISHIMOTO
sensei (Hanshi 8 dan iaido), from Japan who is the former Zen Nippon Kendo
Renmei (ZNKR) Iaido Committee Chairman. Kishimoto sensei will be accompanied
by the acting AUSKF Iaido Committee Chairman, Shozo KATO sensei (Kyoshi 8 dan
kendo and Kyoshi 7 dan iaido). AUSKF President, Ichiro MURAKAMI sensei
(Kyoshi 7 dan kendo and Renshi 6 dan iaido) will also be in attendance.
The seminar will be held on the afternoon of Sunday, February 10, 2013 at the
Southeast Japanese School and Community Center (SEJSCC) gymnasium (Norwalk
Kendo Dojo). All levels (beginning through advanced) are invited to
participate. The application/waiver form and additional information can be
found in the seminar package.
Please feel free to copy and distribute the package to any interested
If you have any questions or need further information, please do not
hesitate to contact me.
I look forward to seeing you in February!
Southern California Iaido Association (SCIA)