Southern California
Kendo Federation


Southern California Kendo Championships
Sunday 6/30/13
Wilson Park, Torrance

  • application file (doc), application deadline 5/31/13
  • results

  • Wilson Park map and directions

  • important notes:
    • sign in will close at 8:30am for all divisions,
    • shinai weigh in for championship competitors will be conducted from 7:30 to 8:30am

  • tournament divisions
    • non-championship divisions
      • 0-6 kyu (14 years and older will be placed in the 5-4 kyu group)
      • 5-4 kyu
      • 3-1 kyu
      • adult kyu (18 years and older)
      • women's kyu (14 years and older)
      • women's yudansha (may also enter individual championship)
      • senior division (yudansha, 50 years and older, may also enter individual championship)
    • individual championship
      • yudansha only
      • must have been a member of SCKF for at least 12 months prior to the Championship
      • shinai weight check will be conducted
      • tournament format will be round robin
    • note: team championship is in the fall

  • tournament regulations
    • kyu: 3 min, 2 min extension, hantei (except semifinal and final)
    • women's dan and senior: 4 min, 2 min extension, hantei (except semifinal and final)
    • individual championship: 5 min, unlimited extension
      • round robin round: 3bon shobu, winner determined by most wins, then most points, then 1pon shobu playoff.

  • tournament fees
    • kyu 17 and under: $15
    • kyu 18 and older: $20
    • yudansha: $20
    • bento: $8

  • results
    HM=best 8, FS=kantosho

    0-6 Kyu Group A
    1st: A Kim (TOR)
    2nd: J Choi (TOR)
    3rd: E Shin (TOR)
    3rd: K Sugiyama (STYO)
    FS: P Yu (TOR)
    FS: E Kim (TOR)

    3-1 Kyu Group
    1st: K Mizobe (STYO)
    2nd: M Sugiyama (STYO)
    3rd: T Horii (TOR)
    3rd: I Toyomitsu (GED)

    1st: T Kato (COV)
    2nd: T Shoraku (CM)
    3rd: M Sakaue (COV)
    3rd: KB Lee (CHUO)

    0-6 Kyu Group B
    1st: B Hur (TOR)
    2nd: D Baba (VEN)
    3rd: M Hayashi (GED)
    3rd: J Yoon (TOR)
    FS: A Sasaki (VEN)
    FS: M Kim (NOR)

    Adult Kyu
    1st: T Iwasaki (TOR)
    2nd: JH Choi (CM)
    3rd: M Chang (SDKB)
    3rd: T Paik (CM)

    Yudansha Championships
    1st: D Yang (TOR)
    2nd: J Brown (TOR)
    3rd: S Kil (CHUO)
    3rd: Y Nogimura (TOR)

    5-4 Kyu Group
    1st: B Baba (VEN)
    2nd: E Shin (TOR)
    3rd: J Ko (TOR)
    3rd: K Kim (STYO)
    FS: J Choi (IRV)
    FS: J Moon (NOR)

    1st: E Kim (GED)
    2nd: A Dong (CM)
    3rd: N Sano (STYO)
    3rd: Y Kil (CHUO)

    HM: L Suzuki (CM)
    HM: D Pruitt (CM)
    HM: J Park (IRV)
    HM: T Abe (STYO)

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