Registration packets were handed out to the dojo representatives at the February Board meeting. The packets include forms and complete contact information. The following invitation was transcribed from the cover letter.
Northern California Kendo Federation will be hosting the 47th annual North-South kendo tournament on March 20, 2005. All SCKF dojo's are cordially invited to participate in the tournament. It is my pleasure to present you the following invitation:
Event: 47th Annual North-South Tournament Date: March 20, 2005 Registration: 8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. Location: Leigh High School 5210 Leigh Ave. San Jose, Ca 95124 Map: www.mapquest.com Cost: No charge for tournament registration or bento for participants and shinpan. Bentos for any non-participant guests are $8.00 each. RSVP By: February 27, 2005 RSVP To: Mr. Mike Miname 2nd Vice President, NCKF email@example.com: Brackets: Women: 14 years and older (any rank) Youth: 10 years and under 11-13 years 14-17 years Adult kyu: 18 years and older (Kyu only) Seniors: 50 years and older (Yudansha) Yudansha: 1-2 Dan 3-4 Dan 5 Dan and above Note: a kenshi can only participate in one individual division Team matches: Youth team (7 members, Non Yudansha) Yudansha team (7 members, any rank) Women's team (5 members, any rank) Kodansha team (5 members, 6 dan up and 45 yrs+) Note: team members will be selected the day of the tournamentEnclosed with the invitation, please find the entry roster form, shinpan list, and extra bento form. If there are any questions or concerns please e-mail me or call me. As always, we are looking forward to seeing all of you.
2nd V.P. NCKF