The Australian Kendo Renmei
Showcasing Iaido and Jodo in Australia
The 2013 Australian Iaido & Jodo Seminar & Championships will be held in Hobart, Tasmania.
Training is lead by AKR Technical Advisers, Oda Katsuo Sensei (8 Dan Hanshi, Iaido) and Nagayama Kuniaki Sensei (7 Dan Kyoshi, Jodo), together with senior members of the local Iaido and Jodo community.
Registrations are now open. Please if you need further information.
Closing date for registrations
The Venue in Hobart
All Seminar and Championship events will be held at the Moonah Sports Centre.
For more information on the facilities please contact the Moonah Sports Centre.
Moonah Sports Centre Gormanston Road Moonah TAS 7009
03 6228 4204 Location map
Schedule + Seminar Information
Visiting Sensei and What's Happening When
The following schedule is subject to change and updates will be posted here when available.
|Mon 21 Jan||Iaido||Jodo|
|Tue 22 Jan||Jodo||Iaido|
|Wed 23 Jan||Iaido||Jodo||Iaido & Jodo Board Meeting|
|Thu 24 Jan||Jodo||Iaido|
|Fri 25 Jan||Iaido||Iaido & Jodo Board AGMs||Jodo|
|Sat 26 Jan||Iaido & Jodo Competitions||Official Dinner|
|Sun 27 Jan||Iaido & Jodo GradingsDan level candidates only||Kyu GradingsRun by the TSR (not part of the National Seminar)|
Sensei From Japan & Australia
This is an initial list only, additional Sensei are expected to visit and names will be added to this list as they become available.
|Oda Katsuo||Hanshi 8 Dan|
|Inoue Keizou||Kyoshi 8 Dan||5 Dan|
|Nagayama Kuniaki||Kyoshi 7 Dan||Kyoshi 7 Dan|
|Ohara Tetsuo||Kyoshi 7 Dan||Renshi 6 Dan|
|Dr Ahloi Lee FRCA||Renshi 7 Dan||Renshi 7 Dan|
|Tsuchiya Hisao||Renshi 7 Dan|
|Ramon Lawrence OAM||Renshi 6 Dan||5 Dan|
|Yaguchi Emiko||Renshi 6 Dan|
|Janet Griffiths||3 Dan||6 Dan|
Seminar + Grading Registration
How to Apply
How to Register
Registration is open to members of the Australian Kendo Renmei and International affiliates of the All Japan Kendo Federation.
Please send your completed Registration Form and Grading Application Form (if applicable), along with full payment to your State or International Coordinator (see below).
Please note, it is not possible to register direct with the Organising Committee.
Grading at the Event
The Grading will be held on Sunday 27th January 2012 for Dan Grade candidates.
- Seitei Iaido: 1st Dan to 4th Dan.
- Seitei Jodo: 1st Dan to 3rd Dan.
A Kyu grading will be held on Sunday afternoon open to suitably qualified members and normal Australian grading rules apply.
The Kyu grading is managed by the Tasmanian Sando Renmei and is not part of the Australian Seminar & Championships.
Closing date for standard fee applications, late fee applies after this date.
Closing date for Seminar and Grading Applications.
Seminar & Championship Costs
|Full Registration (Monday to Sunday)||$350|
|Seminar Only (Monday to Friday)||$280|
|Seminar Day Rate If you are attending 3 days or less.||$70|
|Championship Only (Saturday)||$70|
|Late Registration Fee For any registrations after 21st December 2012.||$60|
State & Renmei Representatives
|Location||State Representative (Click to email)|
|For International enquiries or if no point of contact is listed for your location please contact the|
|SA||Enquiries to the|