This section is intended to help all kenshi with their kendo development. It will be updated periodically as new study aids are created. We’re particularly proud of our terms database. If you ever find any errors or would like us to add something, please let us know!

Kendo Terms
Contains over 200 kendo terms! Also available in Microsoft Excel.

Kendo Terms with Illustration

Foot Positioning
Demonstrates basis foot position, demonstrated by Covina Dojo’s Masataka Sakaue Sensei

How to Grip A Shinai
Describes the basics of holding a shinai, with correct grip demonstrated by Chuo Dojo’s Masashi Shikai Sensei

Below are kendo articles translated by Ted Imoto Sensei

YouTube videos translated by Ted Imoto Sensei

Interesting kendo articles edited by Ted Imoto Sensei