FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25
6-8PM Kendo. For those who can make it in time, we will have practice at Houston Kenshikan.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26
9AM Facility Opens
Shinsa up to 4th Dan
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27 - FOCUS ON KODANSHA SHINSA
9AM: Facility Opens
Seminar on Shinsa with focus on Kodansha Shinsa
The seminar is open to all ranks and will in part focus on Kondasha Shinsa. Kodansha Shinsa is high rank Shinsa, Shinsa for 5th Dan and above, that is graded in front of a national testing panel. Those who are eligible for Kodansha Shinsa will practice together during the entire seminar. Sunday will be devoted to Kodansha Shinsa in particular (lower ranks will be able to participate or watch).
In addition, we have an online Kodansha study group so we can prepare for the seminar together. Participants are asked to regularly post media/questions and may receive feedback. For your first post, please state the rank you are going for and a short video of 1 minute tachiai with reiho.
registration is limited to 40. You need to be at least a 4th Dan to be in this group!
Registration for everyone else: Registration has reached capacity. We have created a waitlist here.
Registration deadline is February 15.
There is a $35 fee for the seminar, plus $10 per add on (shinsa, fri dinner, sat lunch, sun lunch)
Zelle to email@example.com
Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please click "send as a friend" OR include the necessary additional amount to cover the 2.9% fee.
Check/cash to Mark Kerstein, 950 Echo Lane, Houston, Texas, 77024
Please help us out in advance by paying before the seminar!
Shinsa is ONLY for seminar participants.
Candidates need to have a current AUSKF membership.
Non-SUSKIF members need permission from their regional federation president.
Candidates for Shodan and above need to send a copy of their Menjo.
Menjo: Name needs to match name in AUSKF database and please pay the fee by the end of the seminar:
Kids Kyu $20, Adult Kyu $30, Shodan $50, Nidan $60, Sandan $80, Yondan $100.
Nikkyu and below: Kirikaeshi and 2x each of Men, Kote Men, & Do
Ikkyu and above: Kirikaeshi, Keiko x2, Kata
Paid visitor parking is available across the street in the Welcome Center Garage or in lot 21A. All other lots are private property or require permit, and parking there will result in a parking ticket or tow.
Visitors are welcome. Please let us know if you are visiting in advance.