PLEASE NOTE - THIS IS NOT A FREE EVENT. PAYMENT MIUST BE MADE VIA PAYPAL - READ BELOW FOR DETAILS.
Kashi No Ki Kenyu Kai is proud to once again host another seminar by esteemed kendo 8th Dan (kyoshi) Hiroshi Ozawa, author of the ‘Kendo: The Definitive Guide’. Ozawa sensei will be joined once again by Takatera sensei 8th Dan (kyoshi), a former member of the Japanese Imperial Guard, and other high ranking sensei who will assist throughout the seminar.
For 2017, we have arranged a two-day seminar that will include free entry to a kata taikai on Sunday afternoon for those who would like to take part. Please note, this is a two-day seminar - requests to attend for one day will be refused.
Many of you will know and have practiced Kendo with Ozawa sensei from his past visits to the UK, or know of him as the author of the book ‘Kendo: the Definitive Guide’.
Ozawa sensei is part of a highly respected Kendo family in Japan, who were instrumental in incorporating Kendo into the Physical Education curriculum as a core subject in Japanese schools. Ozawa sensei has also made many trips to different countries across the world to demonstrate and teach Kendo.
Visiting teachers from Japan attending this year's seminar include:
Hiroshi Ozawa 8th Dan
Tsuneho Takatera 8th Dan
Itaru Ninomiya 7th Dan
Yoshio Miyazaki 7th Dan
Paul Budden sensei (7th Dan), Kazuyo Matsuda sensei (7th Dan) and John O Sullivan, UK Kendo Bucho (7th Dan) will be attending once again to aid with Ozawa sensei's teachings.
BOOK YOUR TICKET
Please book your ticket through EventBrite and provide all of the details requested. Payment for the ticket must be made through paypal.me/kashinoki/55 - please note, your place on the seminar is not reserved until the full payment is made.
An additional Friday night practice has been arranged (7pm-9pm). This is only to those attending the weekend seminar and will cost and additional £10. If you wish to attend the Friday night practice as well, please pay via paypal.me/kashinoki/65