SCKF Iaido Seminar and Shinsa
SCKF is hosting an iaido seminar and shinsa featuring Shozo Kato Sensei,
kyoshi 8 dan kendo, kyoshi 7 dan iaido, and AUSKF Iaido Chairman.
The seminar is open to all AUSKF iaido members, and the shinsa is open to
those eligible to test for any kyu rank or 1 dan.
Saturday-Sunday 11/21-22/2015, OCB Dojo
are due 11/13/15 to avoid a fee
- non-SCKF shinsa applicants must also submit a completed
AUSKF request for examination by an affiliate organization form
- invitation letter
Dear fellow kenshi and iaidoka,
The Southern California Kendo Federation (SCKF) is very pleased to host an
iaido seminar and shinsa featuring guest instructor, Shozo KATO Sensei from the Greater Northeastern United States Kendo Federation (GNEUSKF). Kato Sensei is the current All United States Kendo Federation (AUSKF) Iaido chairman and carries the ranks of Kyoshi 8 dan in kendo and Kyoshi 7 dan in iaido.
The seminar will be held at the OCB Kendo Dojo (OCB) in Anaheim, California on Saturday, November 21, 2015 and Sunday, November 22, 2015.
An iaido shinsa will be held on Sunday, November 22 at OCB and will be open to all AUSKF iaido students eligible to test for any kyu rank or 1 dan.
The seminar and shinsa schedule, fees, application / waiver form and additional information can be found in the pages to follow. All applications and fees must be received by Friday, November 13, 2015 or a late fee will be charged.
Please feel free to copy and distribute the package to any interested individuals.
If you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to contact me.
I look forward to seeing you in November!
Iaido Chairman, Southern California Kendo Federation
(by rank, then alphabetical by last name)
7 dan kyoshi
Kato, Shozo GNEUSKF
Okuno, Isamu SCKF Norwalk Dojo
Kodama, Jean SCKF Norwalk Dojo
Nishiura, George NCIA Palo Alto Kendo Dojo
Tanaka, Setsuo SCKF
Ralutin, Dennis SCKF
Kwok, Victor NCIA Berkeley Kendo Dojo
Watanabe, Yoshimasa NCIA San Jose Kendo Dojo
Otani, Norman CCKF Fresno Kendo Dojo
Bagdasarian, Narbeh SCKF PJCI Kendo Dojo
Sukiassyan, Levon SCKF SFV Kendo Dojo
Goya, Yoshiaki SCKF OCB Kendo Dojo
Tekin, Korhan SCKF Norwalk Dojo
Davis, Jordy RMKIF Zen Bu Kan Dojo
Rosell, Celeste RMKIF Zen Bu Kan Dojo
Gibson, Angela NCIA San Mateo Kendo Dojo
Asai, Cliff SCKF Venice Iaido Dojo
Mott, Harry SCKF Venice Iaido Dojo
Devera, Nestor SCKF Venice Iaido Dojo
Ige, Paul SCKF Venice Iaido Dojo
Kariya, Yoshijiro SCKF Norwalk Dojo
Maengkrom, Wanda SCKF Venice Iaido Dojo
Moulder, Gary Lee NCIA Palo Alto Kendo Dojo
Risen, Jun SCKF SFV Kendo Dojo
Sgherzi, Anthony SCKF PJCI Kendo Dojo
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