Kendo Resources

After an initial taster if you wish to continue you will need to register with the BKA under our Dojo, this can be done on-line with the BKA  or via post.
BKA British Kendo Association Membership form (post) Download. This membership is vital as it covers you under the associations insurance policy.   Full information on membership can be found HERE

Kendo Beginners Booklet

A new and practical introduction for kendoka of all levels, by Terry Holt sensei. Hosted by BKA
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Referee Book

A guide to the role of kendo referee (Shinpan) by Terry Holt Sensei.) Hosted by BKA
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The Kendo Reader

A highly regarded work on kendo practice by Noma Hisashi, written in the 1930’s. Hosted by BKA
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MAINTAINING THE BODY FOR KENDO

An interesting alternative type of exercise aimed at kendoka.  This is a seminar video by Dr Ken Golden from Symmergy Clinic, Indiana (http://www.symmergy.com).  Dr Golden has kindly agreed to share this video with the world kendo community free of charge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plSnJHzOFmM