New Year’s Day Party and Hatsugeiko

Hello MVKC kenshis,

I would like to propose to have a New Year’s party of MVKC.

Please give your vote for the date choice.

1/5/2019 (Sat) : After Year First Keiko – Hatsu geiko 1/12/2019 (Sat) 1/19/2019 (Sat)

I will send you the restaurant option later.

Please let me know!!

Thank you.

潤子(秋本)アレン Junko Akimoto-Allen


Congratulations to Satoko Boettcher-sensei

We are pleased to announce that Satoko-sensei has passed the 5th Dan promotion exam.


Detroit Kendo Dojo 2018 Year End Party

Dear all members, family and friends of Detroit Kendo Dojo,


We will have 2018 year ending party after practice.

Please let Mizusawa know, if you have any questions.

His Phone number is 248-686-9205.

Saturday Dec 8th, 2018,

7:15 pm

Place: New Peking Restaurant 29105 Ford Rd, Garden City, MI 48135 734-425-2230

South East Corner […]

Ito-sensei has moved.

Dear Dojo representatives and officers,


Kind of suddenly, but I recently moved to Cleveland due to my job transition.

Officially I still belong to MVKC and ECUSKF at least this year period, followed by AUSKF membership registration 2018.


Shuhei Ito

Practice Schedule for August 2018

4th – Practice


11th – Canceling due to AUSKF Referee Seminar at Cincinnati


18th – Practice but I am missing due to participation of AUSKF Summer Camp at Las Vegas. Who can take the dojo key?


25th – Practice & Mini-Promotion Exam up to 1-Dan.

AUSKF Membership Registration


It’s that time of year to think about membership registrations again!

Last year, we made the switch to a completely online membership registration – thank you again for all for your patience while we worked out the bugs. Hopefully, things will run a little bit smoother this time.

Online registration for the upcoming year […]

MVKC March Practice Schedule

Dear MVKC members,

OSP March schedule has been confirmed.

17th – Does anyone like to practice? Or CANCEL? If I don’t hear reply, I will cancel for March rent. If practice is determined, please make sure to have the dojo key.


3rd – Regular Practice this coming Saturday

10th – CANCEL due to ECUSKF […]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year From Japan – M. Koizumi

(Note: I know it’s late, I just got it today.)

Merry Christmas! & Happy New Year!

Dear ECUSKF member

This is Koizumi.

After we had moved back to Japan, we already past 16month.

Our life is very calm and peaceful now.

Thank you again for your great help when we have been in OHIO.

I […]

Saturday Practice February 10 Cancellation

Dear MVKC members,

This coming Saturday practice CANCELLED.

I am attending International Federation Referee Seminar at Montreal Canada this weekend.


Shuhei Ito


Congratulations, Jialong! He received 4th Kyu and made a few points at Southern OH last weekend.


Team USA T-Shirt Fundraiser

Dear Federation Representatives:

Thank you for your continued support of Team USA Kendo. With the 17th World Kendo Championships quickly approaching, each and every team member has been hard at work preparing to represent AUSKF in Incheon, South Korea.

Starting this month, we will begin our Team USA t-shirt fundraiser. As in previous years, all […]