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News 2011

 Makoto was chosen to the member of TEAM NCKF for All US Kendo Championships in Atlanta

After hard practice and competition with many youth kenshi from other NCKF dojo, Makoto was finally chosen to the member of  TEAM NCKF! He was keeping practicing hard for years at San Mateo dojo and chosen to the  Senior Youth team. He will fight with proud of  San Mateo kenshi at the championships. Congratulations!

 Ota sensei and Makoto obtained the trophies at Sacramento dojo 44th Anniversary Tournament

Ota sensei \

Ota sensei and Makoto Konopka obtained the trophies at 46th Sacramento dojo Tournament in Sep. 25. Congratulations!

Sacramento tournament 2011

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 Greg Ota sensei won NCKF Championship!

Ota sensei 
Greg Ota sensei won the NCKF Championship! He became the senior champion. Congratulations!  

Ota sensei with trophy


San Mateo Dojo

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 San Mateo won two trophies at Northern/Southern Kendo Tournament

N/S tournamet

San Mateo dojo kenshi obtained two trophies at North-South tournament in Apr. 17 at Leigh Heigh School, San Jose. 

Harada sensei won the first place of Senior Div. and Satoru Konopka took the 2nd place of 1-2 dan Div.

Good jobs!

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 San Mateo kenshi took 2nd place at UCLA kendo dojo Yuhi Cup Tournament

Yuzo Ishikawa participated UCLA Yuhi Cup Tournament in March 5 at UCLA. He took 2nd place as the senpo of UC Berkeley kendo dojo team. 

UC Berkeley kendo dojo was established in this year.


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