15th WKC Team Semifinal Videos: Team USA vs. Team Korea

All videos are from YouTube user jun0e4ever.

Senpo match:

Jiho match:

Chuken match:

Fukusho match:

Taisho match:

2012 OCBC Hanamatsuri

Reminders for the annual OCBC Hanamatsuri festival coming up on April 14 and 15 (Saturday and Sunday):

- Sign-up sheets are now available for our booth; as usual, we are in charge of the imagawayaki booth.
- Anko (red bean paste) preparation will take place on Tuesday, April 10, starting at 6:00pm in the kitchen next to the gym; volunteers please bring an apron and hairnet or tenegui; kendo practice will begin at the usual time.
- No kendo practice on Thursday, April 12, but we need adults and older teenage kenshi to help with booth setup in the parking lot starting at 6:00 p.m.
- We will have our kendo demonstration on Saturday, April 14 starting at 5:00 p.m.; Kinno sensei will provide more details.

any questions sent to ocbckendo@gmail.com




Current Volunteers

Thursday, April 12

6:00 P.M. – Booth Set-up



Saturday, April 14

12:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.  

3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.  

5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.  


Sunday, April 15

12:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.  
  3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.  

5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.


Sunday, April 15

8:00 P.M. – Clean-up


Winners of All Japan Kendo Dojo Renmei Championships Visit

Tue 3/20/12 at OCB Dojo


Winners of All Japan Kendo Dojo Renmei Championships (Junior High School division) Visit

        • evening practice 7:30 – 9:00pm at OCB Dojo
909 South Dale St, Anaheim CA 92803 
        pizza party after practice

more info


more photos

Mori Hai Taikai

 Sunday 1/22/12 at Wilson Park

 Congratulations: to

        • Shunsuke Maekawa for 1st place in 1-2 Dan division

        • Tamura sensei for 1st place in Women’s Yudansha division

        • Kinno sensei for 3rd place in 5 Dan and above division

        • Sakiko Maekawa for 3rd place in 5-4 Kyu division




view photo gallery…


[P] indicates perpetual trophy winner

5-4 Kyu Group 2
1st Kato Kn (GAR) [P]
2nd Kato Ko (GAR)
3rd Kiuchi Hi (GAR)
3rd Maekawa S (OCB)

Women’s Yudansha
1st Tamura S (OCB) [P]
2nd Kawai M (GAR)
3rd Anderson E (STYO)
3rd Shinada A (STYO)

1-2 Dan Group 1
1st Maekawa S (OCB) [P]
2nd Kamimoto K (LB)
3rd Takahashi S (BTK)
3rd Kil S (CHUO)

5 Dan and above
1st Yang D (TOR) [P]
2nd Brown J (TOR)
3rd Kinno K (OCB)
3rd Ghodagaonkar S (GAR)
view more results

Christmas Party

Sat, 12/17/11: Christmas Party

standing from left to right:

Futoshi Nakagawa sensei, Kinno sensei, Goya sensei, Shiki Nakagawa sensei.

middle: Takeda sensei


to kenshi who passed the fall shinsa (Yoshiaki 3 Dan, Jose 3 Dan, Sho 2 Dan, Joseph 2 Dan, Shoryu 1 Dan, Triet 1 Dan, David 3 kyu, Khoa 4 kyu, Neil 4 kyu, Kenny 4 kyu, sakiko 5 kyu, Rachel 5 kyu, Miles 6 kyu)


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