Here are the thoughts of a beginner on practicing for the first time with the Davao Kendo Club. And to know that we were instrumental to leading her to DKC gives us a sense of fulfillment. Good luck with your Kendo Journey Jercyl!
The Madness that was March had passed, so it was time for the IGA-Kendo Club to get into the Amazing month of April! No joke, it really was Amazing! First off, members of both Arena and Dasma Dojo were able to display their charitable side by volunteering to lead a Kendo workshop during the Read more about Amazing April For IGA-Ken![…]
March was certainly a busy month for IGA-Ken! The month literally started off with the club’s successful campaign in the 14th Hong Kong Asian Kendo Open. However, upon returning to the Philippines there was no rest for us as there were many commitments for IGA-Ken in March. Here’s a rundown on what happened. Barely a Read more about March Madness for IGA-Ken![…]
Photo and Video Credits to: Igarashi-Sensei, Lex, Gek, Alain, Ice, Dardsie and Dane UPDATE: Match video links fixed and completed. This year, the 14th Hong Kong Asian Kendo Open Championships was held in the Tin Shui Wai Sports Centre in the New Territories in Hong Kong. From February 28 to March 2, participants and clubs Read more about The 14th Hong Kong Kendo Open: IGA-Ken Surpasses Expectations Yet Again![…]
Last August 23-25, 2013, the IGA-Kendo Club sent representatives to be part of the Philippine Delegation to the 10th ASEAN Kendo Tournament (AKT) that was held in Penang, Malaysia. This marked the return of the Philippines to this event after a 12 year hiatus. IGA-Ken sent the following to compete: Kristopher Inting (co-delegation manager Read more about IGA-Kendo Club in the 10th ASEAN Kendo Tournament![…]
By Kristopher Inting For those who are planning to join the March Beginners’ Class in Arena IGA-Ken, please be informed that there will be no practice in Arena on March 9, 2013. This is due to the Hong Kong trip of most of the senior members that weekend. In lieu of regular practice, a joint Read more about Schedule Note for March 9, 2013[…]
For those interested in trying out Kendo in around Makati City, we invite you to try out in the Dasmarinas Village Dojo of the IGA-Kendo Club. Please contact us for more details.
By Kristopher Inting I have been practicing Kendo for more than ten years now. While I am no expert at this by any stretch of the imagination, it is easy to forget how new people see and experience practice for the first time. So I always like to pick the brains of beginners to Read more about From The Eyes of a Beginner[…]
Thank you very much Mr.BEn for visiting us IGA-KEN. We had a nice time with you,practice & SHIAI keiko. A RI GA TO U GO ZA I MA SI TA. Koji & Junko Igarashi
I have uploaded some previous pics of our club’s activities last year 2010 - (pics c/o ronin) thanks ronin for the pics… goodluck for all of us!! and as sensei always reminds us.. “ENJOY KENDO!”