To spread the teachings of Kendo in Singapore.
To build a united Kendo community in Singapore by providing strong governance, education, support and resources to all affiliates and members of the community.
SINGAPORE KENDO CLUB
The Club was founded in 1972 by the late Lim Kwa Chwee sensei and from its humble beginnings the Club has progressed much over the past 40 plus years.
Accorded a National Sports Association status by the National Sports Council of Singapore since its inception, SKC receives much support from the Sports Council as well as the Japanese Association and the Japanese School. As a member of the International Kendo Federation, SKC conducts training sessions and regular grading for its club members as well as members from clubs affiliated to SKC in Nanyang Polytechnic, the National University of Singapore and Singapore Management University of Singapore.
Apart from the annual East-West Competition, Lim Kwa Chwee Memorial Tournament, National Championship and the Interclub Tournament (replacing the Singapore Youth Tournament), the Club has from time to time hosted regional events such as the ASEAN Kendo Tournament (last held in Singapore in October 2010). Outwardly, SKC also participates in the World Kendo Championships held every three years and visits other clubs in the region given the opportunity.
Today, the Club continues to grow with members of various nationalities practising the Way of the Sword together under one roof.
Read an article about Remembering Lim Kwa Chwee sensei here.
13 January 2019
Hatsu Keiko (Official)
3 February 2019
8th Inter-Club Kendo Tournament
1-3 March 2019
19th Hong Kong Asian Open Kendo Championships
5-7 April 2019
2019 Renshin Cup CKOU Beijing Open Kendo Championships
12 May 2019
25th East West Tournament
16 June 2019
Mid Year Grading
14 July 2019
18th Nationals Championships
10-11 August 2019
ASEAN Kendo Tournament
Nov 2019 (TBC)
8 December 2019
Year End Grading
15 December 2019
31st Lim Kwa Chwee Memorial Tournament
Our Beginner Course intake occurs at the start of each quarter (i.e. Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct), each course is 6-month long. Training is held twice a week, on Wednesday evenings (7.00pm-8.30pm) and Sunday mornings (9.00am-10.30am) at Changi Japanese School. All beginners are highly encouraged to attend all sessions, as we place emphasis on building a strong foundation in all members.
Already practising? Join Us!
We have classes on Wednesday evenings (7.00pm-8.30pm) at Changi Japanese School, Thursday evenings (7.00pm-8.30pm) at Clementi Japanese School and Sunday mornings (10.45am-12.30pm) at Changi Japanese School.
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MailBras Basah Post Office, PO Box 12, Singapore 911801
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