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[KENDO FEEDBACK VIDEO] - Episode 7

[KENDO FEEDBACK VIDEO] - Episode 7
In this video I give some Kendo advice to a viewer of the channel who sent me this footage of their Kendo practice. If you wo...

[SPOTLIGHT] - A Look Back at the 2015 World Kendo Championships

[SPOTLIGHT] - A Look Back at the 2015 World Kendo Championships
The World Kendo Championships is held every 3 years, and moves around the world each time.i It was held in 2015 in the Nippon Budokan in...

[IPPON REEL] - Yuya Takenouchi's Individual Ippon's from 17th WKC

[IPPON REEL] - Yuya Takenouchi's Individual Ippon's from 17th WKC
Yuya Takenouchi shocked the international Kendo community, by becoming the All Japan Champion at the age of 21. Now, he is one of the mos...

[IPPON REEL] - Tsuyoshi Suzuki Sensei's INDOMITABLE Performance at the 52nd AJKC!

[IPPON REEL] - Tsuyoshi Suzuki Sensei's INDOMITABLE Performance at the 52nd AJKC!
Check out this great collection of Ippons following Tsuyoshi Suzuki Sensei's victory at the 52nd All Japan Kendo Championships ...

[KENDO RANT] - Improving Tame? Hantei vs Chusen?

[KENDO RANT] - Improving Tame? Hantei vs Chusen?
NEW KENDO RANT! Choose KendoStar Because #kendoislife Trustpilot

[IPPON REEL] - 3 Minutes of Back-to-Back EXPLOSIVE Men Ippons

[IPPON REEL] - 3 Minutes of Back-to-Back EXPLOSIVE Men Ippons
Check out this great collection of Men Ippon from some of Japan's top level tournaments - although the choice of background mus...

[SPOTLIGHT] - Watch this TENSE Final from 63rd Kanto Region Company Workers' Women's Tournament

[SPOTLIGHT] - Watch this TENSE Final from 63rd Kanto Region Company Workers' Women's Tournament
Check out this fantastic video of the finals of the 63rd Kanto Region Company Workers' Women's Tournament - fought between IDA Technos an...

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Team France Shake The Defences of Team Korea at 17th WKC!

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Team France Shake The Defences of Team Korea at 17th WKC!
One of the most exciting matches from the 17th World Kendo Championships (2018) Men's team event was the one which brought South Korea ag...

[KENDO FEEDBACK VIDEO] - Episode 6

[KENDO FEEDBACK VIDEO] - Episode 6
In this video I give some Kendo advice to a viewer of the channel who sent me this footage of their Kendo practice. The Kendo...

[IPPON REEL] - Chiba Sensei, Toda Sensei, Sueno Sensei and more! Ippons from AJKF 30th Anniversary Taikai!

[IPPON REEL] - Chiba Sensei, Toda Sensei, Sueno Sensei and more! Ippons from AJKF 30th Anniversary Taikai!
Check out this great Ippon collection from the All Japan Kendo Federation 30th Anniversary Invitational Tournament from 1982:Part 1: Pa...

[KENDO RANT] - Grading in Nito or Jodan? Effective Mitorigeiko?

[KENDO RANT] - Grading in Nito or Jodan? Effective Mitorigeiko?
NEW KENDO RANT! Choose KendoStar Because #kendoislife Trustpilot

[IPPON REEL] - DOUBLE World Champ Mizuki Matsumoto's AMAZING Ippons from Japan!

[IPPON REEL] - DOUBLE World Champ Mizuki Matsumoto's AMAZING Ippons from Japan!
Mizuki Matsumoto made history in 2018 by becoming the first ever Kenshi to win two World Kendo Championships individual tournaments co...