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[KENDO RANT] - Opportunity for Gyaku-Do? Training in Japan?

[KENDO RANT] - Opportunity for Gyaku-Do? Training in Japan?
NEW KENDO RANT: The Kendo Show Early Access - HERE Choose KendoStar Because #kendoislife Why should you shop at KendoSt...

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Nishimura and Hatakenaka Clash at All Japan Police Championships!

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Nishimura and Hatakenaka Clash at All Japan Police Championships!
Check out this great match from the 4th round of the recent All Japan Police Championships - between current All Japan Champ ...

[IPPON REAL] - 'Kuzushite Kara no Hiki-Men' that "You Want to Copy" (Video)

[IPPON REAL] - 'Kuzushite Kara no Hiki-Men' that "You Want to Copy" (Video)
'Kuzushite Kara no Hiki-Men' means to break your opponent's defences, often physically, by disrupting their posture or Kamae....

[KENDO RANT] - Is Nito-Ryu Frowned Upon? Stepping Back?

[KENDO RANT] - Is Nito-Ryu Frowned Upon? Stepping Back?
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[SPOTLIGHT] - FULL Semi-Final Videos from All Japan Police Championships!

[SPOTLIGHT] - FULL Semi-Final Videos from All Japan Police Championships!
Take a look at these videos from the All Japan Police Championships mens' Semi-Finals. The matches are all Ippon-Shobu! Sem...

[IPPON REEL] - 3 Minutes of Back-to-Back EXPLOSIVE Men Ippons

[IPPON REEL] - 3 Minutes of Back-to-Back EXPLOSIVE Men Ippons
Check out this great collection of Men Ippon from some of Japan's top level tournaments - although the choice of background m...

[SHIAI VIDEO] - Short Yet Decisive Victory by Yuya Takenouchi at All Japan Police Championships!

[SHIAI VIDEO] - Short Yet Decisive Victory by Yuya Takenouchi at All Japan Police Championships!
Check out this short, yet decisive victory in the All Japan Police Tournament's Men's division, by Yuya Takenouchi! Videos f...

[SPOTLIGHT] - Sumi Sensei and Fellow 8th Dans Keiko vs Naginata!

[SPOTLIGHT] - Sumi Sensei and Fellow 8th Dans Keiko vs Naginata!
This interesting video features several 8th Dan Kendo Sensei practicing with proponents of Naginata - there are no details in...

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Beautiful Videos of Kendo Legends at 2019 Kyoto Taikai - Eiga, Miyazaki, Nabeyama and MORE!

[CLASH OF TITANS] - Beautiful Videos of Kendo Legends at 2019 Kyoto Taikai - Eiga, Miyazaki, Nabeyama and MORE!
These beautiful videos were shot by  Japan-Kyoto - and there's even more on their channel - so make sure to give them "thumb...

[KENDO RANT] - Dojo Relationships? Swearing During Shiai?

[KENDO RANT] - Dojo Relationships? Swearing During Shiai?
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[IPPON REEL] - Video/Slow Motion Collection of EPIC Kaeshi-Waza!

[IPPON REEL] - Video/Slow Motion Collection of EPIC Kaeshi-Waza!
Check out this collection of Kaeshi-Waza Ippon - including slow-motion replays! : Video from:NO KENDO, NO LIFE The Kendo Show...

[IPPON REEL] - Video Collection of Speedy Ippon from Japanese High Schoolers!

[IPPON REEL] - Video Collection of Speedy Ippon from Japanese High Schoolers!
Check out these speedy Ippons from the 2019 Tokyo qualifiers for the Kanto region High School Championships : Video from:Tazzy ...