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Fall Schedule
September 28th - December 9th

Kendo
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Wednesday and Friday

Iaido
9:00 - 9:30 PM
Wednesday only

Locations
Wednesday: IMA Gym B
Friday: IMA Studio 216
The IMA is located here!

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UWKC 2018

Autumn 2018

Hello UWKC and prospective members!  First day of practice is Wednesday, September 26th from 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Gym B! We also have Friday practice 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Studio 216 and 316

Newcomers:

  • Welcome! Thank you for taking interest in the Kendo Club at the UW! Feel free to join practice or simply observe anytime within the first 2 weeks of the quarter! FREE! Please have the courtesy to arrive at least 15 minutes before practice starts (6:45!) so we can sign you in and get a practice sword.
  • Fees are $15/quarter, $25 for a bokken (practice sword), and $10 for a sword bag. This is $50 total and can be paid by cash, card, or check made out to UWKC. You will only pay this $50 once as a beginner; for the following quarters, you will only pay $15 in quarterly dues!
  • If you have previous experience in kendo or already have bokken. Bring $15 for dues and be ready to speak with our head Sensei about joining our regular practice.
  • Questions? Please check the extensive FAQ that we took the time to create! If you still don’t find an answer to your question, go find Sue at practice or contact our official e-mail address, uwashington.kendo@gmail.com!

Returning Members:

  • Welcome back! Be sure to bring $15 for quarterly dues.
Posted by: senpai on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Summer 2018

Hi UWKC!  First day of summer practice is Wednesday, June 20th from 7:00 – 9:00pm! We also have Friday practice June 22nd 7:00 – 9:00pm! Unlike regular school year, we will have both Wednesday and Friday practice in IMA Studio 216 and 316.  We will NOT have practice on June 27th, June 29th, July 4th, July 6th because Olympic team training. Our pracitce will continue on July 11th .

Newcomers:

  • Welcome! Thank you for taking interest in the Kendo Club at the UW! Feel free to join practice or simply observe anytime within the first 2 weeks of the quarter! FREE! Please have the courtesy to arrive at least 15 minutes before practice starts (6:45!) so we can sign you in and get a practice sword.
  • Fees are $15/quarter, $25 for a bokken (practice sword), and $10 for a sword bag. This is $50 total and can be paid by cash, card, or check made out to UWKC. You will only pay this $50 once as a beginner; for the following quarters, you will only pay $15 in quarterly dues!
  • If you have previous experience in kendo or already have bokken. Bring $15 for dues and be ready to speak with our head Sensei about joining our regular practice.
  • Questions? Please check the extensive FAQ that we took the time to create! If you still don’t find an answer to your question, go find Sue at practice or contact our official e-mail address, uwashington.kendo@gmail.com!

Returning Members:

  • Welcome back! Be sure to bring $15 for quarterly dues.
Posted by: senpai on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Spring 2018

What’s up UWKC!  First day of practice is Wednesday, March 28th from 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Gym B! We also have Friday practice March 30th 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Studio 216 and 316! Also UW taikai is coming up on April 14th Saturday. Everyone please sign up either to compete or help out as a volunteer!

Newcomers:

  • Welcome! Thank you for taking interest in the Kendo Club at the UW! Feel free to join practice or simply observe anytime within the first 2 weeks of the quarter! FREE! Please have the courtesy to arrive at least 15 minutes before practice starts (6:45!) so we can sign you in and get a practice sword.
  • Fees are $15/quarter, $25 for a bokken (practice sword), and $10 for a sword bag. This is $50 total and can be paid by cash, card, or check made out to UWKC. You will only pay this $50 once as a beginner; for the following quarters, you will only pay $15 in quarterly dues!
  • If you have previous experience in kendo or already have bokken. Bring $15 for dues and be ready to speak with our head Sensei about joining our regular practice.
  • Questions? Please check the extensive FAQ that we took the time to create! If you still don’t find an answer to your question, go find Sue at practice or contact our official e-mail address, uwashington.kendo@gmail.com!

Returning Members:

  • Welcome back! Be sure to bring $15 for quarterly dues.
Posted by: senpai on Sunday, March 18th, 2018

Winter 2018

Happy new year UWKC!  First day of practice is Wednesday, January 3rd from 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Gym B! We also have Friday practice January 5th 7:00 – 9:00pm in IMA Studio 216 and 316

Newcomers:

  • Welcome! Thank you for taking interest in the Kendo Club at the UW! Feel free to join practice or simply observe anytime within the first 2 weeks of the quarter! FREE! Please have the courtesy to arrive at least 15 minutes before practice starts (6:45!) so we can sign you in and get a practice sword.
  • Fees are $15/quarter, $25 for a bokken (practice sword), and $10 for a sword bag. This is $50 total and can be paid by cash, card, or check made out to UWKC. You will only pay this $50 once as a beginner; for the following quarters, you will only pay $15 in quarterly dues!
  • If you have previous experience in kendo or already have bokken. Bring $15 for dues and be ready to speak with our head Sensei about joining our regular practice.
  • Questions? Please check the extensive FAQ that we took the time to create! If you still don’t find an answer to your question, go find Sue at practice or contact our official e-mail address, uwashington.kendo@gmail.com!

Returning Members:

  • Welcome back! Be sure to bring $15 for quarterly dues.
Posted by: senpai on Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Nov. 4th Halloween party!!!

Hey UWKC! We’re having a Halloween Party on November 4th after PNKF Taikai! I know that’s past Halloween but…whatever Come by and meet everyone. There will be food and drinks. Please come dressed in your best costume. Hope to see you all there!

  • Time:  Nov.4th 8pm – 1am
  • Location:  9027 Meridian Pl N, Seattle, WA 98103-4152, United States
  • If you want to come please go to our Facebook page and press Going so that we know how many drinks we need to prepare.

PS Thanks Francis, for letting us use your place!

Posted by: senpai on Tuesday, October 10th, 2017