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NCKF Championship Tournament

NCKF Champ. 2023

Great job at NCKF 2023 Championshilp tournament which was held in Oct. 29.

Congratulations !!!

Sarafina Cabatic won 3rd place 11-13 years Div.
Catherine Ikeda won 3rd place Women Div.
Caroline Ikeda won 3rd place Women Div.


Two Medals At Oakland Tournament

Oakland 2023

Konopka medal

San Mateo kenshi obtained two medals at the 70th anniversary Tournament of Oakland Kendo Dojo which was held in July 30.


Konopka Sensei: 1st Place of 5 dan and above Div.
Catherine: 3rd Place of Womens Div.


Konopka Sensei Participates Into National Kendo Championship Tournament

Great news! Konopka sensei will participate into National Tournament representing NCKF. The championships will be held from June 30 to July 2 in Detroit, Michigan.

We pray for his success!!

Updated Season Schedule

Please find the updated Season Schedule. Please mark your calendar for your record.

Summer Season of San Mateo class has starated on Tuesday, 6/6 and Foster City class will start on Saturday, 6/17. Sign up now for the classes!

Mask Policy Is Now Option

Because of better environment regarding Covid cases, we will start Keiko with a mask option policy next Tuesday on 5/16/2023.
The plastic mouth shield inside Men stays until further notice.


Catherine Placed 3rd At The UCLA Collegiate Tournament

Cathrine UCLA

Catherine placed 3rd at the UCLA collegiate tournament. We are thrilled.

Congratulations, Catherine!


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