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Dojo opening on 17 May

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!

Suspension of dojos

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

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Grading success

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!

Western Seminar 2019

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 –

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Reading Kendo goes to Wales

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.