Industry Sheriff's Kendo Dojo (ISKD)

A non-profit organization dedicated to
perpetuating the sword arts of Kendo & Iaido

Affiliated with & supported by the 
Industry Sheriff's Youth Activities League (YAL)

Member, Southern California Kendo Federation (SCKF) & All United States Kendo Federation (AUSKF)



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LATEST NEWS BULLETINS (Updated 11/22/2014)

2014 Christmas Party
December 19th at the Industry Sheriffs Youth Activities League building on Hudson, next to the police station!Please sign up at the dojo or e-mail us to let us know what you are brining!

ISKD Nichiyokai at The University of La Verne, December 7
Last opportunity for 2014- anyone with a bogu is welcome to attend, but please plan on practicing seriously!

ISKD, SCKF & AUSKF Upcoming Events

  • Last day of practice for 2014 at ISKD- Wednesday 12/17

  • ISKD Christmas Party- 12/19

  • First keiko of 2015- Wednesday, 1/7/2015

  • First tournament of 2015- Mori Hai, February1, Wilson Park- this is special, as it would have been Mori Sensei's 100th birthday!

Promotions- 2014
We will be distributing promotion certificates to MANY of you this year at the Christmas party- please look your best!

Sunday Practices at ULV- 8:30AM to 10AM
Anyone any age is welcome, but please, this is a practice for people with bogu only, open keiko, no instruction.  Please show up by 8:15AM, practice begins at 8:30.  8:30 to 8:45 is warm up, 8:45 to 10AM is open keiko.  Bring a friend! 

*Note that the first Sunday of each month we have access to the main gym, with lights on, to practice and welcome all southern California kenshi/sensei to join us. The facilities that ULV has provided us are fantastic for kendo!

December 2014
7 14 21 28
Main Gym Mother's Day  
January 2015
4 11 18 25
Main Gym  
  Practice held
  No Practice!
  Tentative, depending on interest: please call or e-mail to verify

You're Always Welcome- Join Now! 
 Beginners are encouraged to join practice sessions from 7:30 to 8:30 each Wednesday and Friday (show up by 7:15PM to get ready).  Any new members with prior experience or rank can join in at either 7:30 or 8:30.  Need more information?  Just show up at the dojo, contact one of our instructors or call Deputy Jeff Domingo at 626-934-3079.  Cost is $15/month for one person, plus another $5/month for each additional family member.  There is also an annual fee to be paid to the AUSKF and SCKF.  The dojo provides you everything you need to start- shinai & bokken.  All you need are loose fitting clothes, bare feet, and a great attitude!


We have to register you with the SCKF and AUSKF, our parent kendo organizations.  ISKD also charges monthly dues that help to offset our operating costs. 

**Note that anyone under 18 and living in the area, as of now, per the Industry Sheriffs YAL, pays no dues- practice is free!  You will also never has to worry about buying a shinai or bokken- the dojo provides!  Youth only pay for the annual dues to the right ($39).

**ISKD, with the help of the Industry Sheriffs YAL, also provides bogu for those kenshi who can't quite afford a set on their own.  Please speak with a sensei for details.

Monthly Dues- Adults Only (anyone under 18 & living in the area is free) Annual AUSKF & SCKF- Adults Annual AUSKF & SCKF- Youth
One member 15 66 39
Additional members 5 each 66 39
Shinai Free**
Bokken Free

Thank You, Industry YAL!

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