The 2016 NKR 50th Anniversary Seminars

In  2016 the Dutch Kendo Renmei (NKR) celebrates its 50th Anniversary. To commemorate this special milestone in our history we will organize three seminars related to the main disciplines represented in the NKR: Kendo, Iaido and Jodo. The seminars will be organized in Amsterdam from 11 August to 15 August 2016.
As always the seminars will be under the leadership of renowned top Japanese Sensei who will be joined by other highly ranked Japanese teachers. European top teachers will as always support the Japanese delegations.

We are extremely happy with the following delegation of Japanese sensei:

Ishido Shizufumi Sensei Iaido Hanshi 8th Dan, Jodo Kyoshi 8th Dan
Yoshimura Keiichi Sensei Iaido Kyoshi 8th Dan, Jodo Kyoshi 7th Dan
Otake Toshiyuki Sensei  Jodo Kyoshi 8th Dan, Iaido Kyoshi 7th Dan
Shoji Keiichi Sensei  Jodo Kyoshi 8th Dan, Iaido Kyoshi 7th Dan
Matsuoka Yoshitaka Sensei  Iaido Kyoshi 8th Dan
Kinomoto Miyuki Sensei Iaido Kyoshi 8th Dan
Nabeyama Takahiro Sensei Kendo Kyoshi 8th Dan
Iijima Akira Sensei Kendo Kyoshi 7th Dan
Iwamoto Takamitsu Sensei Kendo Kyoshi 7th Dan
Kawakami Arimitsu Sensei Kendo Kyoshi 7th Dan

With this delegation the following Iaido/Jodo styles will be represented:

      • Muso Shinden Ryu
      • Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu
      • Shinkage Ryu
      • Shinto Muso Ryu Jojutsu (Tokyo and Fukuoka style)

This website is designed to supply information on the events, share news and support participants with information that will make their participation as smooth as possible. Next to this the website is the place to register for the seminars and arrange your payment. As we expect a lot of participants we can only accept registrations and payment online. The website will be updated on a regular basis so please revisit to check out the latest news. Feedback on the website is highly appreciated as it will help to improve our support to participants.

The Organizing Committee