Southern California
Kendo Federation


AUSKF Iaido Education Tour
Sun 2/10/13, Norwalk Dojo

  • invitation letter

    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 individuals.

    If you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to contact me.

    I look forward to seeing you in February!

    Kind regards,

    Dennis Ralutin
    Southern California Iaido Association (SCIA)

  • seminar application form: doc, pdf
    deadline is 2/7/12

  • schedule summary (see seminar application form for details):
    Sunday 2/10
    1-5pm iaido seminar at Norwalk Dojo
    6pm   dinner
          Hwang Hae Do Restaurant (Korean BBQ)
          11746 Artesia Blvd, Artesia CA 90701
          (562) 402-6509
          Artesia at Pioneer, see map

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