5 November 2016

Another upcoming competition: Monash Uni Kendo Club 25th anniversary Taikai





The Monash University Kendo Club's 25th Anniversary Taikai is coming up!  All kendoka of any age and experience are welcome, as long as they are able to compete in full bogu.

The taikai will be on the 27th of November, with registrations opening at 11am and opening ceremony at 12pm. We will be hosting a BBQ on Monash Campus for all attending 5:30pm-8pm for no extra charge. Guests (partners/children) are welcome - please include them on the sign-up sheet to help with catering numbers.  

We are also calling for shinpan - please indicate on the registration form if you would like to volunteer! (3rd Dan and above.) 

Date: Sunday 27th November 
Time: Registrations open 11am
Location: West Stadium
Monash Sport, Clayton Campus
42 Scenic Boulevard
Monash University
Clayton VIC 3800

Cost: Free!
Participants: Juniors (Under 16)
Senior (16 and over)
Kendoka of all grades will be accepted.

The taikai format will be East vs West. Each team will consist of kendoka from all ages and grades. The teams and order of each team will be organised in such a way that each person will be playing against someone that is close to their own age level (junior/seniors) and grade (kyu/dan).

The 25th Anniversary Taikai is not only celebrate our club, but also to provide everyone with an opportunity to both catch up with old friends and foster new friendships. As such, the taikai will be free of charge! 

We invite all VKR clubs to submit a list of players who are interested in attending this event by Sunday 13th November, 2016