Date: January 25 & 26, 2020
Place: British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) Gymnasium
3700 Willingdon Ave., Burnaby, BC

Seminar Instructors:
Tomoyasu OTA sensei, Kendo Hanshi 8 Dan
Masaharu KAKEHASHI sensei, Kendo Hanshi 8 Dan
Kazushi MIYAKE sensei, Kendo Hanshi 8 Dan

We will also be welcoming 6 players from Japan.

Fees: Seminar fee $50 | Saturday lunch $12 | Welcome banquet $68
All fees are in Canadian dollars and will be collected at the seminar registration.

Details: The seminar hotel is the Delta Hotels by Marriott Burnaby at 4331 Dominion Street, Burnaby, BC. Secure a King or Double Queen room for $160/night through the seminar group link. A block of rooms has been held under ‘2020 North America FIK Referee Seminar’ but will be released on December 23rd. This will also be the venue of the Welcome Party on January 25th. Shuttle service will be available to and from the seminar venue.

Seminar Hotel Booking Link

Applicants 5 Dan and over are invited to register through their dojo administrator. Please only send one application spreadsheet per dojo. Applications are due by December 10, 2019, to Christian D’Orangeville, President.

Please see the invitation for qualifications and other seminar details.
Invitation in English | Invitation in Japanese
Application Form

Please contact Makiko Ara for any questions about the event.

The CKF is pleased to provide a travel stipend to out-of-province participants. Participants 5 Dan and over will be reimbursed 50% of airfare; rounded down to the nearest $50.

Domestic airfare during this time of year is quite reasonable, so we encourage interested participants to book their flights early!

To qualify for the subsidy, you must be a paid member of the CKF and send a copy of your itinerary to John Maisonneuve, Treasurer by December 10, 2019. Reimbursement cheques will be distributed at the seminar.

We look forward to seeing you in Vancouver!