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 2/12/2015)



Murakami Sensei's Passing

Condolences and okouden (traditional donations) can be sent directly by  US mail to:
     The Murakami Family
     C/O Ms. Julia Murakami
     4305 Mountain Shadows Drive
     Whittier, CA 90601
You can also drop off at ISKD Dojo on Wednesday or Friday night practices.  Feel free to join our practice if you come.

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!

February 2015
1 8 15 22
Mori Hai  
March 2015
1 8 15 22 29
Nichiyokai North/South No SCKF shinpan seminar
  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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