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Seeking Calligrapher for Japanese Certificates

The CKF is seeking a Calligrapher for its Japanese Certificates. This is a paid position and is required twice a year during certificate time. A great opportunity to share your talent with an organization continuing to promote its Japanese-Canadian heritage. Please...

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Junior Team Canada Invitation for 50th Kaiseiki Tournament

This year, CKF is excited to announce a call for expression of interest to high school age kendoka in Canada for the 50th Kaiseiki (魁星旗) High School Kendo Tournament to be held March 29-31, 2023. (https://www.kendo.or.jp/competition/kaiseiki-50th/). This is a major...

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Junior National Championships | May 27-29, 2022

As we look forward to 2022, the CKF Board is pleased to announce the first Canadian National Junior Kendo Championships in Calgary, Alberta on May 27, 28, and 29th. Please save the date. Canadian National Junior Kendo Championships Dates: May 27, 28, 29 Location:...

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Upcoming Spring Gradings

Upated: May 9. Registration is now open for the following gradings. Please note that written examinations are due on...

Junior Team Canada Invitation for 50th Kaiseiki Tournament

This year, CKF is excited to announce a call for expression of interest to high school age kendoka in Canada for the...

Upcoming Gradings

Updated: November 19. Registration is now open for the following gradings. Please note that written examinations are...

2021 Virtual National Kendo Seminar

Be Inspired. Finding Relevance in Kendo.   SEMINAR UPDATES: Please check back for last minute updates.  ...

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Canadian Kendo Federation Kendo Referee Seminar - Calgary, AB. As the host city of the upcoming Canadian National Junior Kendo Championships, Kendo Alberta hosted its first official referee seminar. Thank you to Shuya Shiono Sensei, Kyle Lee Sensei, and Flora Chan Sensei for their leadership and instruction. Thank you to the 20 junior players and volunteers who made the event a success. We look forward to seeing you all very soon in Calgary! ... See MoreSee Less
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Canadian Kendo Federation Kendo Referee Seminar - Toronto, ON. Thank you to Kimura sensei, Kamata sensei and Asa sensei for the seminar, and all the participants. It is great to see everyone returning to kendo and working to improve the level of officiating. #kendo #kendocanada #剣道 #剣道審判講習会 Pictures courtesy S. Kamata, KendoNord ... See MoreSee Less
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CKF Vancouver Referee Seminar - April 30th, 202236 participants attended the first CKF Referee Seminar hosted in Vancouver, BC. This was the first of three seminars that will be held across Canada over the next two weeks. The seminar was led by Shigeo Kimura Sensei and assisted by Shuya Shiono Sensei. The seminar focused on the “Provisional Match and Referee Rules in place until the COVID-19 pandemic is brought under control" with an opportunity for referees to practice after a long absence away from tournaments. Thank you to the 20 young kenshi who attended for the mock matches, and volunteers who helped to make the event possible. Details of upcoming seminars: kendo-canada.com/national-referee-seminars/ ... See MoreSee Less
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