Results per categorie of the BKC 2014 Juniors 1st place: D’Hont Freya (Kojika) 2nd place: Heremans Olivier (Wakakoma) 3rd place: Windels Kai Li (Kojika) – De Brie Bavo (Kenseikan) Fighting Spirit: Jevtic-Romano (Butokukan) Ladies 1st place: Buysse Rachel (Kojika) 2nd place: Matsui (Wakakoma) 3rd place: Kitashima (Wakakoma) – Van Alsenoy Isha (Kojika) Fighting Spirit: Steyaert Maaike (Kendo Gent) Men 1st place: Van Laecken Sean (Kenseikan) 2nd place: Haeke Wesley (Kojika) 3rd place: Nakamura (Wakakoma) – Van Dort Geert (Kojika) Fighting Spirit: Nameche (Wakakoma) Teams...
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Congratulations to Chieko YANO who passed her nanadan last week-end. Chieko is now the 1st lady nanadan in the EKF zone!
Let’s not forget either Xavier POUSSEUR who also passed his rokudan !…
Congratuations to both of them,
Date and venue of the BKC 2014 are published: BKC 2014
We have the pleasure to inform you that our friend Serge HENDRICKX has been granted the title (shogo) of KYOSHI during his last stay in Japan. So he is now nanadan kyoshi!
He personally received his SHOGO from our President during the seminar organised by WAKAKOMA KENSHIKAI in Auderghem.
Big applause and congratulations to you Serge!
Dates for the 2014 ABKF seminar have been added to the agenda.
More information here
For all those who have known him well and also for those who just met him some day, somewhere around a shiai jo. We’ve got very, very sad news to tell! Stéphane SNYERS has just passed away after a terrible disease. He was yondan kendo and godan iaido for those who had some day the pleasure to practise with him … All our thoughts to his family, RIP Stéphane.
The 23th ABKF Winter seminar Kendo, Iaido & Jodo & International Goodwill Competition will be held in Brussels from the 17th to 22th of December 2013.
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The 20th European Iaido Championships was this year organized in Meze, France. The ambiance during this event was great and everybody was very happy to meet all Iaido friends from all over EKF countries. After 2 days of seminar, the Belgian team achieved a tremendous job in the individual taikai by winning not less than 8 medals with Bruwier Philippe 6th dan Silver, Simonini Michael 5th dan Gold, Kanto Yuki 5th dan Bronze, Vandenbussche Jonathan 4th dan Gold, Vervack Valentin 2nd dan Gold, Vijverman Yvan 2nd dan Bronze, Cool Steven 1st dan Gold, Croes Kim 1st dan Bronze. And on sunday winning...
Our friend Simonini Michael passed 6th dan Iaido at the end of the EIC which was organized in Meze, France. Big congratulations!!
Gradings results (EKF PDF) here
A new 7th dan Kendo in Belgium! Our friend Jean Claude Wolfs passed successfuly this test today at Eaubonne during the exams organized by EKF. Big congratulations!!