The University of New South Wales Kendo Club

UNSW Kendo Club is part of the growing sport of kendo in the Sydney area. We are a club that prides itself on honour and fairness and are always on the look out for new recruits. If you would like to know more please Contact Us.

The Australian Kendo Renmei (AKR) announced today the competitors for the Second Sport Accord Combat Games to be held 18-26 October 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia.

This event is one of very few opportunities for Australian Kendo players to test their skills against the worlds best Kendoka in a very challenging and competitive situation. AKR was invited to submit one player each for three of the competition categories.

Mens Youth Individual, age 18-25.

Mens Individual, age 26-55 and 5, 6 or 7 Dan.

Womens Individual, age 21-40 and 3, 4 or 5 Dan.

Following observation at the recent 38th Australian Kendo Championships and further consideration, the AKR Kendo Board and others, have selected Kirby Smith Sensei: multiple Australian Open Kendo Champion and Australian Kendo Team member for World Kendo Championships - to represent in Mens Individual competition.

Congratulations to Kirby Smith Sensei. Best wishes for your preparation!

Please check here for more information: Kendo Schedule for the Sport Accord Combat Games

SportAccord World Combat Games

The 38th Australian Kendo Championships were held over the Easter weekend in Sydney at Brickpit Stadium Thornleigh: March 30-31st. Congratulations to our UNSW Kendo Club members who represented NSW successfully at the Championships. Please see here 38th AKC for full results.