Keiko canceled – Sep. 4th and Sep.11th

Hi Markham Kendo Club,

This is just a reminder.

Because of the gym maintenance, there is no keiko on Sep. 4th(Sun) and Sep. 11th(Sun). Our new season will start on Sep. 14th(Wed) 20:00 at Centennial Community Centre.

Thank you,

Kendo Ontario Jr. godo keiko – Sep. 25th@Burlington Kendo Club

From Miyamoto sensei Kendo Ontario Jr. development leader:

I would like to pass along the details for the the next planned Ontario Junior Keiko to be held on Sunday September 25th, hosted by the Burlington Kendo Club.

Koichi Miyamoto

Special Junior Kendo Seminar
Dear Kendo Community,

The Ontario Kendo Federation with support of the Burlington Kendo Club is hosting a Junior Kendo Seminar and godo keiko.
Please mark the date on your calendar;
we look forward to seeing you there.

Sunday, September 25, 2016
10:00 am to 12:30 pm
Gym 5 & 6 Haber Community Centre
3040 Tim Dobbie Drive(Corner of Dundas Street)
Burlington, Ontario
L7M 0M4

Lunch: Pizza lunch to follow for all participants

Registration: The deadline for registration is Sunday, September 11, 2016.
We ask that each club complete and submit a single registration form on behalf of their members (attached)
Please email registration form to -­

Regular keiko – canceled

Hi MKC members,

Because of some events, our regular keiko will be canceled for following dates. If you are interested to visit other dojos, feel free to schedule it.

- Mar. 20th(Sun) @ CCC
- Mar. 27th(Sun) @ CCC
- Apr. 20th(Wed) @ PanAm



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If you have time, please vote for Markham Kendo Club. Here are some rules and information.
- Even though nominated for “Best in Business Service” category, we are “none-profit organization(registered)”
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Thank you,

Annoucement: 2015 Goyokai Event!

From Goyokai:

Dear Sensei and Friends:

As planned, we will be having the 2015 Goyokai Seminar and Tournament.

It will be from Nov. 13, 2015 to Nov. 15, 2015 in the area of Randolph, MA as usual.

Guest sensei from Japan (they were at the 2014 Goyokai seminar and tournament) are
Hironori Tahara Sensei (田原弘徳先生) (Hanshi 8-dan) from Tokyo, Japan
Masuo Shinotsuka Sensei (篠塚増穂先生)(Hanshi 8-dan) from Kanagawa, Japan
Masao Iida Sensei (飯田正雄先生) (Kyoshi 7-dan)
We plan to focus on shiai and shinpan rules, shiai techniques, and promotion test.

Attached are the information and the registration Excel file. We are asking a representative of each dojo to complete the Excel file and send one check from each dojo. If you are only one who want to participate, you can fill in the Excel sheet and send the payment.

If you have any questions, please contact me any time by reply to this email.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the event.

Best regards,

Ken Suyama


No Kendo today

Hi MKC and visitors,
Because of our club fun day, there is no Sunday regular Keiko today.
I’m sorry for the short notice.


We will be meeting at 10AM~11AM at Bluffer’s Park, Scarborough
Please bring!
- 1 family size dish
- Water Gun if possible
- $10/person for PAN AM Soccor Game at Hamilton
- A spare change of clothing
- Lots of energy to have fun!

Thank you guys, and I hope to see you all this coming Sunday!
P.S There will be no Kendo on this coming Sunday


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