During these weeks you will learn the basics of Kendo, be offered the opportunity of purchasing your own gear and compete in minor competitions. This Beginners’ Course is open to all, including non-students.
Start Date: Monday 16th October 2023
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Venue: Murdoch University Sports & Recreation Centre
Parking: Parking is available in Murdoch University Car Park 4
Duration: 10 Weeks
What’s Included: Kendo Uniform, shinai (bamboo sword), shinai bag, club fees until July 2024
Attire: Loose fitting clothes is a good idea (something you are comfortable moving around in), and please note that we train in bare feet.
The course will run every Monday and Wednesday, 7pm – 8:30pmSign Up Now!
Beginners’ Course EOI
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About the Beginner’s Course
Our beginner’s course is designed to do several things:
Provide an introduction to the sport, and a little background to the martial art.
Provide each student with a basic understanding of some of the basic moves (such as footwork, strikes, exercises, etc).
Prepare each student to join the main training with the rest of the club.
Prepare each student by providing some basic tools they can use for their own personal development.
Beyond the Course
After the beginner’s course, the next step in the journey will involve: