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AKR IS AFFILIATED WITH –

The Australian Government through the Australian Sports Commission recognises the Australian Kendo Renmei as the National Sporting Organisation to develop kendo, iaido and jodo in Australia

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The International Kendo Federation

International Kendo Federation

The international federation of national kendo associations.

G A I S F

The Global Association of International Sporting Federations

UniSport Australia

Australian University Sport

WELCOME to the Australian Kendo Renmei website

The Australian Kendo Renmei Inc., (AKR) is the internationally recognised, governing body for Kendo, Iaido and Jodo in Australia.

The Australian Sports Commission recognises the Australian Kendo Renmei as the National Sporting Organisation to develop kendo, iaido and jodo in Australia.

The Australian Kendo Renmei (Inc.) and our affiliated  member dojos, clubs and associations are also affiliated with the International Kendo Federation (FIK). The FIK is the world-wide federation of national Kendo, Iaido and Jodo organisations.  The FIK is affiliated with SportAccord (formerly GAISF) a signatory to the World Anti-Doping Agency drugs in sport policy and is recognised as the international governing federation for Kendo, Iaido and Jodo.

Whether you are near Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Darwin, Melbourne, Perth or Sydney, for activities and dojo or clubs near you, please check our Directory of clubs and dojo and our Calendar pages.

Latest News

The 17th World Kendo Championship action starts tomorrow (Friday 14 September) !

Continue reading The 17th World Kendo Championship action starts tomorrow (Friday 14 September) !

Follow the Australian Kendo Team at the 17th WKC

Dear AKR members and supporters,

Thank you so much for your generous support of the national team. We have done our best to prepare for the upcoming World Kendo Championships in Korea, September 14-16. Now it is time for us to show our supporters what we have prepared for the past three years! Continue reading Follow the Australian Kendo Team at the 17th WKC

17 WKC Australian Team Brochure

Download 17 WKC Australian Team Brochure – High Resolution / Low Resolution.

Continue reading 17 WKC Australian Team Brochure

17 WKC Competition Draws and Pools announced.

Continue reading 17 WKC Competition Draws and Pools announced.

AKR Kendo Board for 2018-2021

Dear Delegates and members,

An election was held for the position of Kendo Board Chair on April 29, 2018, according to the rules in the Australian Kendo Renmei Manual of Documents, Section One (1.2.4).

Continue reading AKR Kendo Board for 2018-2021

43rd Australian Kendo Championships, Results.

Continue reading 43rd Australian Kendo Championships, Results.

Nominations for election to the AKR National Executive C’tee for 2018-2021, now open!

Continue reading Nominations for election to the AKR National Executive C’tee for 2018-2021, now open!

Nominations for election to the AKR Kendo Board, 2018-2021 are now open!

Dear AKR Kendo Members,

Kendo Board Election

Continue reading Nominations for election to the AKR Kendo Board, 2018-2021 are now open!

Wish them safe travels and gambatte!

The Australian Kendo Team departs for Hungary on Saturday, 20 January, 2018!

Continue reading Wish them safe travels and gambatte!

VALE: Akira Tajima sensei

Akira Tajima sensei, in 1988.

Continue reading VALE: Akira Tajima sensei