Gasshuku Reflections Part 1

The 4th IGA Ken Gasshuku was such a memorable event for the participants that many of them have spontaneously written about their experiences and thoughts about it. This is the first of a series of articles showcasing these reflections. Alain Duminy is one of the senior members of the club, someone many members turn to for advice Read more about Gasshuku Reflections Part 1[…]

IGA Ken Gasshuku 2014, Bigger is Definitely Better!

by Kristopher Inting photo credits to Rikki, Ronin, Red, Ejay, Konig, Igarashi-Sensei, Verns, Alain, Dane and Melvin Last September 27 and 28, about 100 kendoka from all over the country made their way to the St. Marie Eugenie Sports Complex of Assumption Antipolo for a weekend of hard training, fun and camaraderie. It was the 4th Read more about IGA Ken Gasshuku 2014, Bigger is Definitely Better![…]

Tomorrow is Gasshuku!

The 4th Annual IGA Ken Gasshuku! Bigger than ever! Tomorrow is the big day! We will be seeing you all in Assumption Antipolo over the weekend! We hope that all the participants will enjoy and learn from this special event! It should also go without saying that regular training for all IGA Ken Dojo and Read more about Tomorrow is Gasshuku![…]

The 4th Annual IGA Ken Gasshuku

  by Kristopher Inting We are barely a week away from the 4th Annual Gasshuku of the IGA Kendo Club, and we are very excited about this one. Not only is it the biggest in terms of individual participation (with over a 106 registered participants), but it is also the biggest in terms of dojo Read more about The 4th Annual IGA Ken Gasshuku[…]

Beginner’s Perspective (Part 2) – Of the Importance of Practice

This is part of an ongoing series to get insight on what our beginners think about training. The first part was actually this article, which was not labelled properly. Anyway this is the second contribution of Annabs to this effort, and I suppose it helps that she actively posts about her Kendo experiences. Thank you Read more about Beginner’s Perspective (Part 2) – Of the Importance of Practice[…]

Ninoy Aquino Day Training Schedule

In celebration of Ninoy Aquino Day, which is Thursday, August 21, 2014, we will be changing the schedule of the class in the Arena Fitness Dojo. We will be moving our normal Thursday schedule to 6pm-8pm (from the normal 8pm-10pm) only for that day. We will go back to the normal Thursday schedule starting the Read more about Ninoy Aquino Day Training Schedule[…]

IGA-Ken In Iloilo…the Video!

by pinoykendoka video credits to Melvin Guinto Going back to our recent visit to Iloilo Kendo Club, here is a video compilation of the event, as prepared by one of our members. Enjoy!

4th Annual Gasshuku, Bigger Than Ever!

by Rikki-Kun The 4th Igaken Annual Gasshuku (Training Camp) September 27 – 28, 2014Assumption Antipolo College Gymwith the participation of the following dojo: Iga Kendo Club – Arena Iga Kendo Club – Dasma University of the Philippines Diliman Kendo Club (UP Kendo Club) Iloilo Kendo Club