** Beginners will need to purchase a shinai (bamboo sword) prior to the class. You can purchase one either at www.kendostyle.com or www.ebogu.com.
Maki Miyahara : Hanshi Hachi Dan (8th degree black belt)
Practice Information :
Tuesdays : 6:30pm - 7:30pm (beginners)
7:30pm - 8:30pm (advanced)
8:30pm - 10:00pm (Iaido / Jodo)
Fridays : 6:30pm - 9:30pm (advanced)
$50 initiation fee per person (one-time, non-refundable)
$25 per month per person (6 month increments)
$25 / $30 (family) PJCI membership (yearly)
AUSKF/SCKF membership (yearly)
$86 - 18 years and older ($10 addition, if new member)
$56 - 18 years and older / full-time student ($10 addition, if new member)
$44 - 17 years and under ($10 addition, if new member)
We only take beginners the first two Tuesdays in January and July.
Due to the current pandemic, we will also require a copy of your vaccination card.
The beginners class are held on Tuesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm. After 6 months, the beginners will join the advanced class.
For beginners, the only equipment required is the shinai ** (bamboo sword) to start which has a cost of about $30. Once advanced, then the keiko-gi and hakama (clothing) is purchased (around $100+), then eventually the bogu (equipment), which starts around $400+.