About MUKC


Our club motto is “to know and to act, one and the same” (知行合一 chi kou gou itsu).

Murdoch University Kendo Club (MUKC) was founded by Chris Graham-Sensei in March 1997.

The club is actively involved in state and national competitions, such as the Australian Kendo Championships and Australian University Games.

We are affiliated with West Australian Kendo Renmei and Australian Kendo Renmei, as well as Murdoch University Sports/Guild.

Training Sessions And Location

Training Sessions

Monday 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Wednesday 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Training is held in the basketball courts at Murdoch University Gym.

Current Commitee Members

Each year, committee members are elected to represent and manage the club. Below are the commit members for 2022-2023


Mitch Fenn 4th Dan


Sam Anderson 1st Dan


Bernard Yehuda 5th Dan


Dimitrios Karikis 3rd Dan

Technical Subcommittee Chairperson

Bernard Yehuda 5th Dan

Technical Subcommittee

Connor Clarke 3rd Dan

Technical Subcommittee

Sam Anderson 1st Dan

Ordinary Committee Member

Cate McKnight 2nd Dan

Ordinary Committee Member

Daniel Craddon 1st Dan


Murdoch University Kendo Club is affiliated with the following organisations:

Australian Kendo Renmei

All Japan Kendo Federation