After a long wait because of the pandemic, our next beginners course is open for registration. Starting Saturday 2 October 2021 and running for 8 weeks, courses are designed to take attendees to a point where they can wear armour and take part in the regular sessions. Course classes are 8pm to 10pm on Tuesdays,
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Reading Kendo will be back in the dojo from Tuesday 17 May. We will be running a socially distanced session from 8pm to 10pm. Please do try and attend. We can’t wait to see everyone in person again!
Following the latest government advice regarding the coronavirus, the dojo leaders for Reading, Sanshukan and Shoshinkai have agreed that we cannot practice as normal, nor can we we adhere to “social distancing” in kendo sessions. In light of this, all 3 dojos are suspended with immediate effect. The closure will provisionally run to the end
Starting Saturday 29 February and running for 8 weeks, our next beginners course is now open for registration! Courses are designed to take attendees to a point where they can wear armour and take part in the regular sessions. Course classes are 8pm to 10pm on Tuesdays, and 12pm to 3pm on Saturdays. The course
Our beginners finished their introductory course last weekend! Well done to everyone who completed the course and we hope to see you at a session soon. Details of our training schedule are available on this site and you are welcome at any session. As a way of seeing the beginners progress over the course, we
Congratulations to everyone who passed their grading last week at the BKA Summer Seminar! Hana – Ikkyu Lizzi – Nidan Pip – Yondan Well done for all the hard work working towards your grading! We look forward to some celebratory Kakarigeiko soon!
Many club members attended the Western Seminar this past weekend. Well done to everyone who made the trip down and enjoyed two days of Kendo practice and learning! Congratulations Huge congratulations are in order for three of our club members who passed their gradings at the Western Seminar this year: Mick – Ikkyu Dan –
This last weekend (16 February), we sent a team of five to the Welsh Open teams event. Our team made it out of the pools before loosing to Manchester (who then came in second). Congratulations to everyone involved! It was a great set of matches to watch.
Join Reading Kendo this year! Our first beginners course on 2019, run by Shoshinkai, is open for registration now!