The CKF Board is thrilled to once again bring host the 3rd Canadian National Junior Kendo Championships. As junior kendo continues to flourish throughout Canada, we eagerly anticipate the participation of many young athletes in this year’s championships. It’s a celebration of growth, skill, and the spirited competition that defines our community. Join us in fostering the next generation of kendo talent!

Canadian National Junior Kendo Championships

Dates: May 17, 18, 19

Location: Burnaby Mountain Secondary School, Burnaby, BC

Qualifications:

    • Member of a CKF member dojo

    • Member of CKF for 2024

    • Born in or after 2006

Event Schedule

Date Time Event Facility
Friday, May 17 19:00 – 20:00 Godo Keiko for all Juniors

SFU Lorne Davies Complex

East Gym (Building 007)

19:30 – 20:30 Shinpan Orientation
19:00 – 21:00 Tournament Registration
(dojo package pickup)
Saturday, May 18 08:00 Gymnasium Open
09:00 – 17:00

Opening Ceremony 

Individual Tournament 

Lunch 

Club Team Tournament 

Provincial Team Tournament 

Award Ceremony 

Burnaby Mountain Secondary School – Gym 1

 

8800 Eastlake Dr, Burnaby, BC V3J 7X5

19:00 – 22:00 Social Event TBD
Sunday, May 19 09:00 – 12:00 Junior Kendo Seminar

Burnaby Mountain Secondary School – Gym 1

 

8800 Eastlake Dr, Burnaby, BC V3J 75

Details

The Championships will be open to athletes 18 years and younger as of December 31, 2024 (born in or after 2006).

Please plan to travel to Vancouver by Friday evening for an open practice. The main competition day will be held on Saturday, with an evening social event. A Junior Seminar will be held on Sunday morning, with official closing ceremonies at noon Sunday.

Please contact your Provincial Liaison for further details about the competion and Provincial Teams.

The touranment package and important deadlines are as follows:

We look forward to seeing everyone in Burnaby!