Southern California
Kendo Federation


Nisei Week Kendo Tournament
Sunday, 8/23/15
Almansor Gym, Alhambra

  • application packet (doc)
    deadline: 8/3/15
  • location: Almansor Gym
    800 S. Almansor Ave, Alhambra (see map)
  • schedule
    • 7:00am: court set up
    • 8:00-8:30: sign in for competitors
    • 8:35am: drawing for team bracket seeding
    • 8:40am: shinpan meeting and court duty staff meeting
    • 9:00am: opening ceremony
  • brackets (pdf)
  • program (pdf)
  • results
  • Nisei Week website

  • tournament divisions
    • kyu 10 years and under
    • kyu 11-13 years
    • kyu 14-15 years
    • women's kyu, 14 years and older
    • adult kyu (16 years and older)
    • team tournament
      • sempo: kyu 10 and under
      • jiho: kyu 13 and under
      • chuken: kyu 15 and under
      • fukusho: any kyu (any age)
      • taisho (captain): any kyu (any age)
      note: all team members must be from your dojo

  • tournament regulations
    • individual matches: 3 minutes, 2 minutes extension, hantei (except semifinal and final)
    • team matches: 3 minutes, no extension
    • limitation of valid points (see SCKF tournament regulations)
      1. Tsuki shall not be considered as a valid point for Kyu groups.
      2. Kyu groups shall not use any kamae position except the standard chudan kamae; any point attempted from other kamae positions shall not be considered valid.
      3. Kyu groups shall not use the nito form.

  • tournament fees
    • entry fee: $15, all divisions
    • bento: $9

  • results

    10 years and under
    1st: Ariga, Taiyo (BTK)
    2nd: Yu, Naomi (COV)
    3rd: Yu, Paul (TOR)
    3rd: Taniguchi, Takatoshi (BTK)

    1st: Bae, Alex (COV)
    2nd: Tada, Jamie (STYO)
    3rd: Chilingerian, James (PJCI)
    3rd: Coleman, Neil (OCB)

    Adult Kyu 0-4 kyu
    1st: Lee, Seung Chul (CM)
    2nd: Kim, Sae Hun (OCB)
    3rd: Sanbo, Angel (SDKB)
    3rd: Hamblin, Steven (BTK)

    1st: Gedatsu
    2nd: Costa Mesa
    3rd: Covina
    3rd: Gardena

    1st: Nakashimo, Toshiki (GED)
    2nd: Kim, Enzo (GED)
    3rd: Miyazato, Musashi (LB)
    3rd: Suzuki, Noah (CM)

    Women's Kyu
    1st: Kim, Taery (TOR)
    2nd: Kiuchi, Hanako (GAR)
    3rd: Paik, Nikkie (CM)
    3rd: De Guzman, Maureen (PJCI)

    Adult Kyu 3-1 Kyu
    1st: Shima, Rintaro (GED)
    2nd: Kim, David (OCB)
    3rd: Lee, Junyeong (TUSTIN)
    3rd: Lin, Christina (COV)


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