Volume 26, number 8
- Sep 6/9, Annual Idaho Kendo Seminar and Umemura Cup, Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun, with
Cary Mizobe, 6th Dan, West LA; Rory Elliott, 5th Dan, Highline; Steve Choi,
4th dan, Portland; Steve Uchida, 4th dan, Renma. Thu, 6:30-8:00pm, Nampa
Rec Center; Fri, 6:30-8:30pm, West Boise YMCA; Sat, 10:00am-5:00pm,
Treasure Valley Comm College, Ontario OR; Dinner Saturday night, Ontario
OR; Sun, 9am-3pm, Treasure Valley Comm College, Shinsa 6 kyu up to Shodan;
Taikai, Umemura Hai, Open Individual Cup Tater Taikai, Team Event.
$30 flat fee.
- Sep 15, PNKF Board, Sat, 3-5pm, Renton.
- Sep 29/30, PNKF Iaido Seminar, Sat/Sun, with Iaido Kyoshi 8th Dan Noguchi Hideo, Iaido Kyoshi 7th Dan
Aoki Shigehiro, and Iaido 6th Dan Suzuki Kaoru, Rain City Fencing Center, Bellevue.
- Oct 6, PNKF Shinpan Seminar, 12noon-4pm, open keiko 4-5pm, Kent.
- Oct 13, Tacoma Taikai, Sat, 10am-4pm, doors open 9am, Washington High School, 12420 Ainsworth Avenue South, Tacoma, WA.
- Nov 3, PNKF Taikai, Sat, 9:30am, Kent.
- Nov 10, PNKF Board, Sat, 3-5pm, Renton.
- Dec 8, Kent Taikai, Sat, report time 9am, start 9:30am, Kent.
- Jul 13, 2013, 5th PNKF North American Women’s Team Tournament, Sat, Renton Community Center.
- Sep 8, McGill University Kendo Club Montreal Open Taikai, Sat, Montreal.
- Sep 15, Ted Davis Memorial Seminar, Sat, 10am, University of Victoria, 380 Finnerty Road.
- Sep 30, Case Western Reserve University Student Cup Kendo Tournament, Sun, 8am, Adelbert Gym.
- Oct 20/21, 24th Annual MWKF Tournament and Test, Sat/Sun, with Kendo Kyoshi 8th Dan Hayashi
Nobuo and Hayashi Tatsuo, Chicago.
- Oct 27, Hawaii State Kendo Tournament, Sat, Kauai Island, Hawaii.
- Apr 6, 2013, 25th Anniversary Cleveland Kendo Tournament/GNEUSKF Championships, Adelbert Gym.
- Apr 2013, 25th European Kendo Championships, Berlin.
AUSKF 2nd JUNIOR OPEN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – June 19, 2011, Marina High School, Huntington Beach, CA
9 Years 10-11 Years 1st place - K. Tateda, SCKO 1st place - A. Okikubo, SCKO 2nd place - J. Ko, SCKF 2nd place - G. Takahashi, SCKO 3rd place - N. Suzuki, SCKF 3rd place - G. Sugino, NCKF 3rd place - K. Kim, SCKF 3rd place - B. Wang, WKF Kantosho - A. Yu, NCKF Kantosho - E. Mohler, GNEUSKF Kantosho - M. Miyazato, SCKO Kantosho - I. Kotake, SCKO Kantosho - K. Ariga, SCKO Kantosho - H. Jung, SCKO Kantosho - S. Lee, WKF Kantosho - N. Coleman, SCKF 12-13 Years 14-15 Years 1st place - T. Horii, SCKF 1st place - K. Kobayashi, SCKF 2nd place - K. Kato, SCKO 2nd place - Y. Suk, WKF 3rd place - B. Wi, WKF 3rd place - K. Fujimoto, NCKF 3rd place - R. Okikubo, SCKO 3rd place - A. Yan, GNEUSKF Kantosho - H. Yamada, SCKO Kantosho - S. Park, NCKF Kantosho - R. Sato, SCKF Kantosho - K. Mizobe, SCKF Kantosho - D. Kumagai, SCKF Kantosho - S. Watanabe, SCKF Kantosho - D. Lee, WKF Kantosho - R. Choi, SCKF 16-18 Years 13 and Under Girls 1st place - T. Nagatani, SCKF 1st place - E. Kim, SCKF 2nd place - R. Eguchi, NCKF 2nd place - M. Sasaki, SCKO 3rd place - T. Kato, GNEUSKF 3rd place - C. Lyu, NCKF 3rd place - G. Owaki, SCKF 3rd place - Y. Kil, SCKF Kantosho - H. Komiyama, SCKF Kantosho - H. Kiuchi, SCKO Kantosho - J. Williams, CCKF Kantosho - T. Moon, SCKO Kantosho - K. Takahashi, GNEUSKF Kantosho - M. Kanamori, SCKF Kantosho - K. Kamimoto, SCKO Kantosho - D. Hahn, SCKF 14-18 Girls Boys Team 1st place - M. Cabral, NCKF 1st place - SCKF A (Horii,Offutt,Kobayashi,Nagatani,Owaki) 2nd place - S. Kwon, SCKO 2nd place - SCKO A (Ogikubo,Kotake,McNeil,Sugeta,Ogikubo) 3rd place - M. Hutchison, SCKO 3rd place - SCKF B 3rd place - M. Cabral, NCKF 3rd place - SCKO B Kantosho - M. Kato, GNEUSKF Kantosho - Y. Arima, SCKF Girls Team Kantosho - H. Ariga, SCKO 1st place - SCKO A (Sugeta,Ariga,Sasaki) Kantosho - A. Shibata, SCKF 2nd place - GNEUSKF A (Kato,Adams,Kambe) 3rd place - SCKF B 3rd place - NCKF A
AUSKF 3rd JUNIOR OPEN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – August 4, 2012, Kent Meridian High School, Kent, WA
9 Years 10-11 Years 1st place - T. Katayama, ECUSKF 1st place - A. Ogikubo, SCKO 2nd place - M. Liu, SCKO 2nd place - B. Yoo, WKF 3rd place - H. Allen, PNKF 3rd place - M. Katayama, NCKF 3rd place - A. Fujiwara, SCKO 3rd place - S. Yoo, WKF Kantosho - K. Kotake, SCKO Kantosho - N. Suzuki, SCKF Kantosho - S. Kato, SCKO Kantosho - S. Kelly, PNKF Kantosho - S. Hsu, SCKO Kantosho - A. Fujiwara, SCKO Kantosho - K. Tateda, SCKO 12-13 Years 14-15 Years 1st place - T. Horii, SCKF 1st place - D. Kumagai, SCKF 2nd place - B. Wang, WKF 2nd place - K. Choi, WKF 3rd place - I. Kotake, SCKO 3rd place - K. Jo, WKF 3rd place - T. Marsten, PNKF 3rd place - L. Suzuki, SCKF Kantosho - G. Takahashi, SCKO Kantosho - Kotaro Kato, SCKO Kantosho - J. Wilson, PNKF Kantosho - B. Wi, WKF Kantosho - G. Sugino, NCKF Kantosho - A. Sinclair, PNKF Kantosho - D. Lin, PNKF Kantosho - M. Uto, NCKF 16-18 Years 13 and Under Girls 1st place - D. Williams, CCKF 1st place - Y. Kil, SCKF 2nd place - K. Kobayashi, SCKF 2nd place - C. Yoon, SCKF 3rd place - K. Fujimoto, NCKF 3rd place - J. DeJong, PNKF 3rd place - N. Nogimura, SCKF 3rd place - B. Park, PNKF Kantosho - A. Yan, GNEUSKF Kantosho - A. Hii, SCKO Kantosho - Y.J. Suk, WKF Kantosho - K. McManus, PNKF Kantosho - T. Makiuchi, SCKF Kantosho - M. Blechschmidt, PNKF Kantosho - T. Nagatani, SCKF Kantosho - K. Ariga, SCKO 14-18 Girls 12 and Under Team 1st place - S. Sugeta, SCKO 1st place - SCKO A (A.Ogikubo,I.Kotake,G.Takahashi) 2nd place - E. DeJong, PNKF 2nd place - SCKO B (K.Tateda,S.Kato,A.Fujiwara) 3rd place - Y. Matsuyama, GNEUSKF 3rd place - PNKF A (B.Park,M.Blechschmidt,K.McManus) 3rd place - B. Lin, PNKF 3rd place - PNKF B (H.Kim,B.Liao,D.Lin) Kantosho - M. Abe, PNKF Kantosho - M. DeJong, PNKF Girls Team Kantosho - R. Kambe, GNEUSKF 1st place - SCKO (S.Sugeta,H.Ariga,M.Sasaki) Kantosho - Mieko Cabral, NCKF 2nd place - NCKF A (MinaeCabral,C.Lyu,MiekoCabral) 3rd place - PNKF B (B.Lin,E.DeJong,M.DeJong) 3rd place - GNEUSKF (Y.Matsuyama,M.Kato,R.Kambe) Boys Team 1st place - SCKO A (KotaroKato,S.Sugeta,K.Kamimoto,R.Ogikubo,K.Yada) 2nd place - WKF (K.Jo,Y.J.Suk,D.Lee,K.Choi,B.Wi) 3rd place - SCKF A (T.Horii,Y.Nogimura,K.Kobayashi,T.Nagatani,H.Komiyama) 3rd place - SCKF B (Y.Kil,L.Suzuki,D.Kumagai,S.Kil,T.Makiuchi)
KODANSHA SHINSA, TAIPEI, June 24, 2012
5TH DAN: Chun-fang Huang (National Taiwan University Kendo Alumni Association).
KODANSHA SHINSA, LAS VEGAS, July 22, 2012
5TH DAN: Jonathan Katsushi Chinen (Gedatsu), Isabella Church (Shidogakuin), Roger Lanoue Jr. (NYC).
7TH DAN: Tomoji Kato (Covina), Ken Sakamoto (Choyokan).
PNKF IAIDO SHINSA, August 11, 2012, Kent
4TH KYU: Anthony Hill (Tonbo). 3RD KYU: Richard Milde (Tonbo), Adam Remesnik (Everett). 2ND KYU: Masami Hill (Tonbo), Tsz Pang Lui (OSU), Garrit Pillie (AiShinKai), Kathleen Shipley (Tonbo), Lynda Shipley (Tonbo), Gina Taylor (Tonbo), Korhan Tekin (SCKF Norwalk), Ahn Trieu (AiShinKai). 1ST KYU: Narbeh Bagdasarian (Pasadena), U-Seong Hank Kim (UW), Sarah Moore (Everett), Levon Sukiassyan (SCKF San Fernando Valley). 1ST DAN: Jared Burns (Ren Ma), Sam Wilkins (Everett). 2ND DAN: Matthew Gaylord (Seattle).
PNKF KENDO SHINSA, August 11, 2012, Kent
6TH KYU: Emily Cho (Cascade), Martin McDermott (Bellevue). 5TH KYU: Haven Allen (Bellevue), Trinh Ho (Northwest), Sung-Joon Im (Cascade), Soohmin Lee (Cascade), Dylan Ma (Cascade). 4TH KYU: Seth Mulhausen (Tacoma), Betty Park (Bellevue), Nancy Tang (UW). 3RD KYU: Jane Higa (Bellevue), Allison Kojima (Bellevue), Alick Law (Sno-King), Jaeyoon Lee (Obukan), David Lin (Bellevue), Jeff Mianowski (Seattle), Andrew Nagasawa (Bellevue), Tenma Rollins (Federal Way). 2ND KYU: Michael Alfonso (Obukan), Eric Chesley (Seattle), Howard Hwa (Bellevue), Ryan Kim (Cascade), U-Seong Hank Kim (UW), Kenny Lee (Cascade), Camille Nagasawa (Bellevue), Junha Park (Obukan). 1ST KYU: Eric Chesley (Seattle), Jennifer DeJong (Highline), Tsukasa Ito (Seattle), Kenta Kato (Alaska), Changmin Park (Obukan), Dan Park (Bellevue), Yuriko Phancenek (Northwest), Renee Zhang (Northwest). 1ST DAN: Rebecca Cook (Idaho), Andrew Kato (Obukan), Christian Kim (Bellevue), John Kliem (Tacoma), Kurt Kuniyasu (Cascade), Richard Lei (Seattle), Hogyun Park (Portland), Tero Patana (Sno-King). 2ND DAN: David Cheng (UW), Erica DeJong (Highline), Mary DeJong (Highline), Masafumi Iwama (Kent), Yoshito Kanamori (Alaska), Yang-Li Ou (Northwest), Katalin Plummer (Idaho), Nick Shiosaki (Pocatello), Mark Verrey (Sno-King), Sandy Wong (Highline), Dean Yamada (Cascade). 3RD DAN: Austen Samkange (NCKF Palo Alto), Alfred Tan (Northwest).
- Kenyu – Monthly Newsletter of the Pacific Northwest Kendo Federation
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- Tom Bolling,
Editor – 7318 23rd Avenue N.E., Seattle, WA 98115
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