IGA Ken Teams Seeded Into Godo Keiko Kai Shiai Finals!

The (STI) Godo Keiko Kai Shiai Elimination Round is over, and the two competing IGA Ken teams have secured spots in the Final Round of the competition! So congratulations to Teams Lady & the Tramps, and Gravity Fox for earning the right to compete in the Finals! The last matches of the elimination round were Read more about IGA Ken Teams Seeded Into Godo Keiko Kai Shiai Finals![…]

Last Elimination Round of the Godo Keiko Kai Shiai

The last elimination round of the Godo Keiko Shiai will be held on Monday, Nov 24, 2014 from 8:00pm – 9:30pm in the Basketball Court (8th Floor) of the STI Academic Center, 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Metro Manila. Two of the eight participating teams are from IGA Ken, and both are fighting for a spot Read more about Last Elimination Round of the Godo Keiko Kai Shiai[…]

Unexpected Birthday Surprise

by pinoykendoka There are times when happy accidents occur to make a special event even sweeter. Last Saturday was one, when Igarashi-Sensei decided to allow the no-bogu students to try out bogu shiai. Little did we know that one of our new beginners was celebrating her birthday that day. So to Annabs, we hope that Read more about Unexpected Birthday Surprise[…]

Hello to Iloilo Kendo Club!

  Last July 1 & 2, the IGA-Kendo Club had its first official visit to the Iloilo Kendo Club. This was achieved after months of planning, involving IGA-Ken’s Head Sensei, Mr. Koji Igarashi, IGA-Ken’s Arena Dojo Manager, Mr. Kristopher Inting, and the Iloilo Kendo Club Dojo Head, Mr. Ryan Gomez. After numerous communications, some nervous Read more about Hello to Iloilo Kendo Club![…]

Amazing April For IGA-Ken!

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![…]

The 14th Hong Kong Kendo Open: IGA-Ken Surpasses Expectations Yet Again!

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![…]

IGA-Ken Goes to the 14th Hong Kong Asian Open!

Presenting the IGA-Kendo Club delegates to the 14th Hong Kong Asia Open Kendo Championships! We will be sending teams to the three different events in the tournament, and some delegates will also be challenging the dan-promotion exams. Please wish them all good luck! Team Line-Ups – 3-dan and under Men’s Team: Joshua Romeo Espiritu (senpo), Jomar Read more about IGA-Ken Goes to the 14th Hong Kong Asian Open![…]

Filipina fighting spirit shines in 13th Hong Kong Kendo Open | Sports | GMA News Online

Filipina fighting spirit shines in 13th Hong Kong Kendo Open | Sports | GMA News Online via Filipina fighting spirit shines in 13th Hong Kong Kendo Open | Sports | GMA News Online Filipina fighting spirit shines in 13th Hong Kong Kendo Open by Kristopher Inting      March 15, 2013   5:14pm Last March 9, Read more about Filipina fighting spirit shines in 13th Hong Kong Kendo Open | Sports | GMA News Online[…]