Upcoming Events

28th Annual MWKF Taikai: October 21 and 22 in Battle Creek, Michigan
The 28th annual Midwest Kendo Tournament will be held in Battle Creek, MI, October 21-22, 2017. Please download the packet here and follow the instructions to register for the tournament.
Entries in the taikai are due no later than October 5.
Hotel registration information is available in the packet, including this link for booking group reservations.
For testing at this event, please see the promotions page and note the due date of September 22.

AUSKF Summer Camp in Ann Arbor, Michigan
The 2017 AUSKF Summer Camp will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan on August 4th (Friday) through August 6th (Sunday). This year, we’re excited to be welcoming Kazuo FURUKAWA Sensei (8 Dan Hanshi – Hokkaido prefecture) and Yoshimi HIGASHI Sensei (8 Dan Kyoshi – Aichi prefecture) as our special guest instructors. For more information, click here.


MWKF Summer Camp 2017

In collaboration with Department of Anthropology and Asian Languages and Cultures University of Wisconsin, Madison and UW Kendo Club, this year the summer tournament will be led by

Shigeki Yamanaka Sensei, 8th Dan Hanshi

Shigeki Saito Sensei, 8th Dan Kiyoshi

Dates: August 11, 12, 13, 2017

Click here to download the information packet: mwkf-summer-camp-reg-2017revised

Practice Location: Gym 3, Rm 2110, and Multipurpose Rm 1065, Natatorium, 2000 Observatory Dr., University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706

All participants must be current members of the Midwest Kendo Federation through your local MWKF Dojo. Registration forms and fees are due by Monday, July 10, 2017 (a $20 late fee after this date). Contact your Dojo representative if you have any questions.

2017 AUSKF/MWKF Dues

Registration is now open to register or renew your membership with the AUSKF and MWKF.  Registration is mandatory to participate in AUSKF/MWKF sanctioned events and to be covered by the AUSKF’s accidental injury insurance.  You can register by creating a personal profile and completing the online registration process at www.unitedstateskendo.com.  If you have any questions, please consult the site FAQ or contact Chris Thompson directly.