Southern California
Kendo Federation


SCKF Kata Seminar 2019
Sunday 7/14/19, 9am-4pm
El Rancho High School, Pico Rivera

  • this year, individuals must sign up online using this google forms link
    • deadline is Friday 6/21/19
    • no walk-in participants allowed

  • place: El Rancho High School, Salcido Auxiliary Gym
    (at Loch Alene Ave and Homebrook St, see map pushpin)

  • attendance is restricted to 2 dan and above who already know and can perform the basics of all 10 kata
  • focus will be on kenshi taking 3 dan exam and up
  • all dojo head instructors and assistant instructors are encouraged to attend especially if any of your kenshi have failed kata at shinsa
  • per the SCKF promotional examination regulations (approved 12/1/2018), attendance at both shinpan and kata seminars is required to test for 3dan and above ranks (3dan and 5dan and above will be enforced for November 2020 shinsa and beyond)
  • bring the following:
    • bokuto set (tachi and kodachi)
    • keikogi and hakama
    • tare and nafuda
    • bento payment (see below)
  • bento payment is by dojo
    • once final tallies are available, sign up lists will be made available to the SCKF dojo representatives
    • make checks payable to "Southern California Kendo Federation (not abbreviated "SCKF") and note in the memo "kata seminar bento order"

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