The 24th Belgian Iaido Championships 2023 took place this Sunday 20 May 2023 in Houthalen-Helchteren. Congratulations to all the competitors and thank you for the great job of the referees and the organizing staff of the Segawa Dojo. KYUSHA 1. BARTELS J.(BYK)2. VAN COSTENOBLE G.(AGH)3. MAES-IWAI (AGH)3. MEERT I.(SSR)FS. PIGEON S.(SSK) SHODAN 1. DUJARDIN D.(AGH)2. DEMUYNCK A.(KMK)3. SAVALLO L.(RTO)3. TUYPENS J.(RTO)FS. SAVALLO L.(RTO) NIDAN 1. NGUYEN (BTK)2. SCHIETEKATTE S.(KIG)3. VANDERSTRAETEN A.(RTO)3. BAKOURA E.(BYK)FS. ISABELLE REGON (SSK) SANDAN 1. BOUJRAF S.(BTK)2. BROGGI J.(SDK)3...
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Last weekend, the 2nd of April 2023 the Belgian Kendo Championships for Dan grades were held in Oosterzele. Due to the success of the individual championships, we unfortunately had to postpone the team championships to a later date. Thanks to the dojo Kenseikan and the VKIJF for the organization of this championship. Congratulations to all medalists! Juniors:1. Mattia SPAEPEN (Wakakoma Kenshikai)2. Takeshi BOFFA (Wakakoma Kenshikai)3. Sakura HAEKE (Kojjika)3. Simon TEERLINCK (Wakakoma Kenshikai) Fighting Spirit: Miyako TEERLINCK (Wakakoma Kenshikai) Results Juniors Women:1. Freija...
This week the invitation mail has been sent to all official ABKF Kendo dojos with the information for the Kendo Dan Championships. This was sent to the official ABKF email address of each dojo. Any dojo that has not received the information, please contact the ABKF Secretary and President as soon as possible. Examinations will be held right after the championships closing ceremony, the link with details and subscription form can be found here: Registration form link: Please make note of the deadline, subscriptions are closing on the 19th of March. Payments need to be done by the 19th of March...
Congratulations to Peter D’hont and Yusuke Nakamura on their achievements in Kendo! We are proud to announce that Yusuke Nakamura has earned his 6th Dan and Peter D’hont has earned his 7th Dan after a successful exam following the EKF Referee Seminar, held on February 5th in Brussels.
Congratulations, Nakamura and Peter, on this well-deserved recognition of your skills and achievements.
Dear VKIJF members, the VKIJF comity is currently calling for all candidates for the chairman position of VKIJF to come forward.
Please find the request on the following URL: VKIJF – Call Chairman.docx
Please reach out to VKIJF.
The results of the BKKC 2022 at Braine-l’-Alleud can be found here : Results
ABKF wishes to thank all participants, the organisation, shinpan, the clubs and supporters for their participation.
The 2022 ABKF Winter seminar Kendo, Iaido & Jodo will be held in Brussels from the 16th to 18th December 2022.
Registration is OPEN – Please find more information here
Dear members The invitation to the ABKF Kendo Kyu Championships has been sent to all official ABKF Kendo dojos with the necessary information. Any dojo that has not received the information, please contact the ABKF Secretary and President as soon as possible. Please note that we are still looking for referees and motodachi to help out on this day. Please register your referees and motodachi on the official form as received by the dojo leaders/managers. Examinations for 1st kyu and 1st dan will be held right after the championships closing ceremony, the application for these examinations is...
Last weekend EKF organized high-level examinations in Montpellier, France. In total 83 kenshi participated to the examinations, 49 for rokudan and 34 for nanadan.
Our federation is happy to announce we have a new rokudan in kendo.Congratulations to Lisa Van Laecken – Koga!
the ABKF Summer Seminar & Examinations registrations are now open.
Both iaido and kendo seminars will take place at the same dates but at different locations!Please keep note of this when registering.
Details and registration can be found here: