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Chikako Kawasaki sensei

Kendo Monochrome - Interview

1. When and where did you start kendo?
I joined the kendo club when I entered university.

2. Who have been your main or most influential teachers?
Yamanouchi-sensei (山之内成豊) during university. Toda-sensei (Meijo-kan) and Okada-sensei (after I restarted).

3. Why did you begin studying kendo?
I had practiced the piano until I was a high school student. I had a desire to become something. When I first saw Kendo practitioners Continue reading »

Kei Niwa sensei

Kendo Monochrome - Interview-2

1. When and where did you start kendo?
When I was a junior high school student, I joined the Kendo club.

2. Who have been your main or most influential teachers?
Uchida-sensei.

3. Why did you begin studying kendo?
To make friends. Continue reading »