Industry Sheriff's Kendo Dojo (ISKD)

 

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(Note- lessons are given in English with Japanese terminology.  We will teach you the proper Japanese terms to use!  We also have kenshi able to help in both Mandarin and Korean)

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WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS
 
Part 1-
  • 7:00 to 8:15 (WED)
  • 7:30 to 8:45 (FRI)
Beginner & Intermediate (no bogu)- includes warm-ups for advanced session

Show up early, be ready!  Youth & Teens- got homework?  Get it done before you come- school is more important!

8:30 to 10:00 (WED & FRI) Advanced, with bogu (intermediate kenshi without bogu can participate in basic drills with permission)
 
 
 
SUNDAY MORNINGS

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!

NICHIYOKAI DATES FOR 2015

  • OCTOBER- SUNDAY, 10/11 (SECOND SUNDAY DUE TO SCKO TOURNAMENT)
  • NOVEMBER-  SUNDAY, 11/1
  • DECEMBER-  SUNDAY, 12/6

This is in addition to our Wednesday & Friday sessions, intended more for kenshi with bogu- please don't come unless you are serious about kendo

  • 8:30AM to 10AM every Sunday morning (except on tournament or special event days)- please show up at 8:15 to change-easiest access- enter door C

  • ROUTINE- 8:30 to 8:45- basics; 8:45 to 9:55- ji geiko (open keiko- practice with whoever is available, and work on whatever you want to do); 9:55 to 10AM- warm down

  • University of La Verne, main athletic center on campus (closest parking is on 1st on the south side of the gym), 2nd floor aerobics room

  • Closest cross streets- D Street & Arrow Highway,  see maps below or search via Mapquest

  • Must be wearing bogu*

  • Under 18 requires signed waiver (available at the school) and prior approval of sensei

  • Locker room available for changing- hot showers also available

  • Access limited to locker room and practice area only, please

Note- this is an ISKD-funded session- any contribution you can make to help defer cost would be appreciated

Guest kenshi of all levels and "just watching" visitors are always welcome!

 

 

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