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Kendo is the Japanese martial way and sport of fencing.  It is practiced using a shinai, or split bamboo sword, as well as armor, for safety. The Southside Dojo Kendo class is affiliated with the Koyokai Kendo Club of Western Michigan (

Class Times
Tuesday & Thursday - 7:30 - 9:30pm
Saturday: 12:30 - 3:00pm 
Head Instructor - Yutaro Matsuura

(269) 261-5253

Kendo Class

Kendo practice

Kendo Tournament

One of the younger club members, having taken first place in his division.

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