Upcoming Events

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Midwest Kendo Federation Summer Camp
July 26-28, 2019
St. Louis, Missouri


4th AUSKF Adult Seminar
June 1-2, 2019
Las Vegas, NV

We are so excited to announce the 4th AUSKF Adult Seminar, to be held June 1st and 2nd in Las Vegas!!!  This seminar is aimed at providing motivation and support to a very important group with our AUSKF population.  It will also give Adult Kenshi the opportunity to meet their fellow Kenshi from all across the United States.  We will continue to focus on providing tailored instruction and guidance to those who started kendo as an adult (18+), so BOTH Adult Kyu and Yudansha are both welcome to join!

More information, including registration instructions will follow shortly, but the tentative schedule is below:

Saturday, June 1st
9-9:30AM: Registration
9:30AM-5PM: Seminar
7-10PM: Party

Sunday, June 2nd
9-9:30AM: Registration
9:30-2:00PM: Seminar

Bill & Lillie Heinrich YMCA
4141 Meadows Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89107

Sayonara Dinner
Saturday Evening
Location – TBD
AUSKF Education

Monthly MWKF  Godo Keiko 

Next date & locations

Everyone is welcome, including non-bogu and any age or experience level. Membership in AUSKF required.

May 5 – Davenport, Iowa

Location: St. Ambrose University
Wellness and Recreation Center
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

Time: Noon to 4pm (doors open 1130am)

For those members who are participating, please either:

  1. Complete the 2019 MWKF Waiver and Consent (only complete once for 2019);

The 2019 form is purple in color:

  1. For those who have already completed the waiver for 2019, please RSVP at the link below so we can get a general headcount.

June 9–Chicago
Location: St. Gregory Gymnasium
1609 W Gregory St, Chicago, IL 60640
Time: Noon to 4pm (doors open 1130am)

July 14–South Bend
Location:   Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
900 W Western Ave, South Bend, IN 46601
Time: Noon to 4pm (doors open at 1130am, out of gym by 430pm)
Parking:  There is a parking lot at the facility

August–NONE (MWKF summer camp)

September 8—Edgerton, Wisconsin
Hosted by Kurotaka Kendo
Details forthcoming

October 6–Chicago
Location: St. Gregory Gymnasium
1609 W Gregory St, Chicago, IL 60640
Time: Noon to 4pm (doors open 1130am)

November 10—Lansing, MI


2019 AJKF Foreign Kendo Leader’s Summer Seminar
Kitamoto City, Japan
July 19 – July 26, 2019

Please let MWKF President Bob Cochran-sensei know if you or any of your dojomates are interested in applying to attend the 2019 AJKF Foreign Kendo Leader’s Summer Seminar to be held on July 19 – July 26, 2019 in Kitamoto City, Japan. Open to kenshi ranked 3dan-6dan. See information below (in Japanese first and then English).


If you have a request to add or update information for this page, please contact Kate Duffus. Thank you!

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