Practice format and requirements.
regular practice are open to all active AUSKF members, (Covid
protocols permitting). Non-members, please see information
Shiai Practice/Open Floor is open to active AUSKF memebers only.
order to help contribute towards our facilities rental expenses
we ask that Non-regular visitors contribute a daily use fee when
visiting. If visiting on a regular basis, payment of monthly or
annual use fee is recommended. (See Membership Fees Section).
attendees, please download and sign our Release
of Liability form and Dojo Rules before attending the open practice.
Forms can be downloaded HERE.
students and non-AUSKF:
New and non-AUSKF students will need to sign up for membership with
SCKF and Shofukan Kendo Dojo and become our Shofukan Kendo Dojo
members before being able to participate in the Open Practice. See
Membership Fees section for
details. Students with prior kendo experience may enroll at anytime
of the year following evaluation by the head instructor.
students without prior kendo experience will be able to enroll at
any time, but will begin their first practice on a quarterly basis.
This is so that all new students can start their instruction and
progress at the same pace. First practice of every quarter will
fall on the first Saturday of January, April, July, and September.
recommend that new students attend one of the practice session to
observe in order to gain an understanding of kendo in general. Please
contact us in advance of your
arrival so that we can make necessary arrangements.
head instructor of Shofukan Kendo Dojo will have the right to ask
any participants to leave at anytime at his discretion.
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