The Palo Alto Kendo Dojo has been practicing the art of Kendo, Japanese fencing, in Palo Alto, California, since 1987. We are affiliated regionally with the Northern California Kendo Federation and nationally with the All United States Kendo Federation.
The Palo Alto Kendo Dojo welcomes people of all skill levels interested in learning Kendo and Iaido.
Oakland Kendo Dojo 60th Anniversary Tournament
Date: July 21, 2013
Place: Mills College, Oakland
Summer practice cancellations
We will not be holding kendo practice on the following dates, due to gym unavailability:
- July 17, 24, 31
- August 7
- July 1, 4, 8, 29
- August 1, 5, 8
Palo Alto Obon Festival
Date: August 3–4, 2013
We need volunteers for shifts in the food booths and dining room on Saturday and Sunday. Help is also needed for booth construction during the week leading up to the Obon. Please sign up with Doreen.
Photo credits: V. Liu, G. Nishiura, S. Mah, B. Shimbo