The Kendo Kid: Jecel Censoro

by Jecel Sensoro I’ve been doing martial arts since I was a kid. I first started off with Taekwondo which I did until college. Unfortunately, I got a bad injury from a sparring that bruised and dislocated my knee. I was forced to quit. After college, being a very active …

Dark Matter

by Chenney Navarro “Practice makes perfect”. Or you could more accurately describe it with “Practice makes permanent”. The importance of practice is universally acknowledged within most disciplines particularly with the martial. Kendo, as it falls into that category, is no different — if you suck at something your sensei will …

Robbie Laurel: Why Kendo?

by Robbie Kwan Laurel I am only 9 months old with Manila Kendo Club Philippines, and just starting Kendo at age 50: the question is why Kendo for me is a serious question?

Manila Kendo Club 2018 Summer Program

The Manila Kendo Club Philippines invites you to the 2018 Kendo Summer Program starting April 3 at the Ateneo de Manila University! This summer, learn this traditional Japanese martial art which originated from samurai swordsmanship during Japan’s feudal warring era. Today, it is a sport with numerous tournaments held around …