Today, May 13th, we got the info from Zen Ken Ren that our friend and President of VKIJF, Christiaan Maes, was awarded the title of “Renshi”. Congratulations, Chris!
Category - Kendo
European Kendo Championships 2011 Our National Kendo Team at the European Kendo Championships in Gdynia (Poland). Delegation: Daniel Delepière – leader Marc Namèche – manager Serge Hendrickx & Chieko Yano – coach Jean Claude Wolfs & Chris Maes – official EKF selected referees Xavier Roubedou, Sara Van Laecken, Aaron Vande Mergel, Makoto Grosfils & Dries Vande Mergel – junior team members Rachel Buysse, Arsenia Corcoba, Isha Van Alsenoy, Lisa Van Laecken & Maaike Steyaert – ladies team Benoit Rose, Celest Vinck, Sean Van Laecken, Geert Van...
The All Japan Kendo Federation publised a new book about kendo. Its name is “The Official Guide For Kendo Instruction”. May we suggest you to buy a copy if you are interested in Kendo?
March 27th was beside the annual Katsumata sensei’s seminar for Iaido also the moment for the Belgian “Open” Kendo Championships. Three individual categories & one team tournament were held in Forest/Vorst. At the end of the day, we had following results in each of the categories: Ladies: Ans van Eupen (Kenseikan) Arsenia Corcoba (Meibukan) Isha Van Alsenoy (Kojika & Annick Pollet (Isshin Dotai) Juniors: Makoto William Grosfils (Wakakoma Kenshi Kai) Aaron Vande Mergel (Kenseikan) Xavier Roubedou (Kojika) & Hugo Wolsolsobe (Yu-Hi) Men: Yusuke Nakamura (Wakakoma...
The members of the Junior Kendo Team won the annual Kendo Tournament in Amstelveen (NL). This tournament was a part of their preparation towards the European Kendo Championships in Gdynia (Poland) next May…
Congratulations to all!
At the end of the annual EKF Referee Seminar 2011, last Sunday Feb 6th, Carrol Tange became our new promoted 7th Dan in Kendo.
Please follow the link for the results of the Belgian Kendo Kyu Championships 2010.
The 20th ABKF Winter seminar will be held in Brussels – Belgium from 15th to 19th December 2010.
You will find all the details here