Sports sword fighting game (sports chanbara) on this Saturday 15th December.

Kia Ora Whanau.

Invercargill Kendo Club presents sports sword game for all people on this Saturday 15th December at Southland Girls’ High School Old Gym from 10:00am to 10:30am. (Old gym is located by Rugby park. You go through the gate by dairy shop.)

Sports sword game is call sports chanbara which is started in Japan and many people enjoy this activity all over the world. This activity is really fun to use all technique and your creative movements by air pump swords. It is the Winner who gets a point from hitting and thrusting opponents body. As a safety we require you to put head mask (Men). Have a go and enjoy this.


I am pleased to announce Bruce Middleton gained 5Dan and Hayden McClymont gained 3 Dan on 22nd October in Christchurch. Invercargill Kendo Club members also win 3rd place in Kata (Shane Robinson and Hayden McClymont). And Veteran tournament 2nd place is Bruce Middleon.

Happy New Year 2018.

Happy New Year everyone. Hopefully everybody is having a great holiday now. Invercargill Kendo Club training will resume on 15th January, Monday 2018. During January we only train on Monday and Saturday. In this year we will have a lots of events including National Kendo Champs in Invercargill on August. We will have a great year 2018. from Tatsuya


New membership in 2017.

We are welcoming new members in 2017.

Our kendo club is always welcoming a new member. Invercargill Kendo Club have enough Kendo equipment which you can hire during training. If you are interested in learning Kendo, please contact with Tatsuya, and he will send information to you.

We plan to run introductory basic course for three month from 11th February.

We are looking forward to crossing swords with you soon.

Regards, Tatsuya