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VKC 2017 Draws

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3PR   Hey guys, The VKC 2017 draws are below! The first link is the original excel sheet that has all draws for all events. The links following that are to the seperate events as pdf documents. Please note that this draw is the latest version as at Friday 11 August midnight. Any changes after this time that are not relayed to me (Mony) will not be reflected here, although any updates that I do receive will be … Continue reading

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Latest VKR news (04-08-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3PH   Hey guys, Here is the latest VKR news. It’s going to be a busy weekend so please double check the schedule (also available on homepage) should you wish you attend any of the events –   VKR Monthly Keiko Date: August 4, 2017 Time: 7:30 – 8:30pm (own warm ups before start) Location: Kenshikan Dojo, 91 Rosslyn St, West Melbourne, 3003 Vic Cost: $5   Victorian Kendo Renmei 2017 Interhigh Gasshuku Dear VKR Members, Please find through … Continue reading

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Latest MUKC and VKR news (28-07-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3Ps   Hey guys, Here is the latest MUKC and VKR news –   MUKC Beginners Course Graduation! (by Emily, from Facebook) YOU’VE DONE IT. Through literal blood, sweat, and tears, you’ve made it through the beginners’ course. This event is to celebrate and commemorate this achievement, and what better way to do that than with FREE FOOD! After training on Wednesday 9th August, we will have a short presentation followed by free pizza and soft drinks in the … Continue reading

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Latest MUKC and VKR news (21-07-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3Pf   Hey guys, Here is the latest MUKC and VKR news. As usual, please see a committee member if you have any queries.   Upcoming MUKC Trainings (by Emily, from Facebook) Mon 17/7 – Normal training Wed 19/7 – Normal training Sun 23/7 – AUG training (MUKC members only, held at Clayton) Mon 24/7 – Normal training Wed 26/7 – Normal training Sun 30/7 – AUG training (MUKC members only, held at Clayton) Mon 31/7 – ** … Continue reading

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Otsuka Taikai 2017 Schedule

Hey guys, Below is the schedule for tomorrow’s Otsuka Taikai. Good luck everyone!  Otsuka Taikai Schedule

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Latest VKR news (13-07-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3P2 News Items – + 2017 Otsuka Taikai – Details For Volunteers/Shinpan (THIS weekend) + VKR 3rd Dan and Above Meeting + Call for Nominations for Victorian Kendo Technical Committee Members (Reminder) + Victorian Kendo Championships (VKC) 2017 + The Ballarat Kendo Club Inc 30th Anniversary Demonstration & Taikai (11 November, 2017) + FW: Invitation for Kendo event in Malaysia (2-3 September, 2017) + FW: FY2017 Asian Zone Kendo Referee Seminar – October / S Korea (27-29 October, 2017 … Continue reading

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Latest VKR news (23-06-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3OV   Hey guys,  Here is the latest VKR news –  Nanseikan Kangeiko 2017 This year we will be doing something different. We will be training at Nanseikan in the morning, then travelling to Tora Dojo to join in their training in the afternoon. All VKR members are welcome to join! There will be car pooling to go between dojos, and a meeting point for lunch. All details are at http://www.kendo.org.au/2017/06/next-week-training-at-tora-dojo.html   2017 Otsuka Taikai Reminder Just a … Continue reading

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2017 Otsuka Taikai

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3OR   Hey guys, Information about this year’s Otsuka Taikai – Dear VKR Members, The Otsuka Taikai commemorates the opening of the Kenshikan Dojo on the 15th of July 1990. The existence of the dojo would not have been possible without the generous donation made by Mr Kenshiro Otsuka and the Otsuka Family. The taikai will be held on Saturday 15th of July 2017. It is a goodwill taikai and is teams based. As per last year, there … Continue reading

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Upcoming trainings

Upcoming trainings (by Emily, from Facebook) Mon 5/6 – Normal training Wed 7/6 – ** Kata training ** Sun 11/6 – AUG training (MUKC members only, held at Caulfield) Mon 12/6 – Normal training (yes, even though it’s the Queen’s birthday!) Wed 14/6 – Normal training Mon 19/6 – Normal training Wed 21/6 – Normal training Sun 25/6 – AUG training (MUKC members only, held at Caulfield) Mon 26/6 – ** Shiai practise ** Wed 28/6 – Normal training All … Continue reading

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Latest VKR news (01-06-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3OG   Hey guys, Here is the latest VKR news, from Jularaj Suthibutr VKR Secretary –    VKR Monthly Keiko Date: 2 June 2017 Time: 7:30 – 8:30pm (own warm ups before start) Location: Kenshikan Dojo, 91 Rosslyn St, West Melbourne, 3003 Vic Cost: $5 LOCATION 91 Rosslyn St, West Melbourne, 3003 Vic   5th Oceania Women’s Kendo Seminar. Registration Deadline This Sunday Dear Female Kendoka, Registration deadline for the 5th Oceania Women’s Kendo Seminar & Taikai is this … Continue reading

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Latest MUKC and VKR news (28-05-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3Ou   Hey guys, Here is the latest MUKC and VKR news –   MUKC Upcoming Trainings (by Emily, from Facebook) Mon 29/5 – ** Shiai practise ** Wed 31/5 – Normal training All trainings in the Games Hall 😊   VKR Membership registration renewal for 2017/2018 For all MUKC members, you should have received reminders and emails regarding VKR membership renewal for 2017/2018. Please note you must be registered with the VKR in order for you to … Continue reading

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2017 MUKEN Taikai this Saturday

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3Oi Hey guys, Here are the details of this Saturday’s MUKEN taikai. Note that competitor registration is now closed. The below information is provided for those who would like to spectate. Good luck everyone!!   2017 MUKEN Taikai Hi club representatives, Melbourne University Kendo Club will be hosting the 9th annual MUKEN Taikai on 20th May, Saturday and would like to invite all AKR members to participate in this event. It will be held in the West Stadium of the Melbourne … Continue reading

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Latest MUKC and VKR news (15-05-2017)

permalink – https://wp.me/p6R6sO-3O9 Hey guys, Here is the latest club news, and VKR news –   Bogu in the MUKC upstairs locker room / cage (by Emily, from fb) Hi everyone – as you may or may not be aware, we don’t have enough bogu for all our beginners and are unable to borrow from KSK at this time, so we’re trying to fix up all our old bogu upstairs to increase our inventory. There’s a lot of unnamed and unknown … Continue reading

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