MUKEN Kendo Beginners' Course

The 2019 course commences on Monday 4th March.

 

The first week of the course is a free trial. Following the free trial week, the course will continue for a further nine weeks with two classes each week.

Kendo Beginners, Melbourne

The Melbourne University Kendo Club (MUKEN) Beginners' Course is aimed at complete beginners with no previous experience with kendo or martial arts. A free trial week commences from Monday, March 4th. Following the free trial, lessons will be given twice a week in a group setting by experienced instructors for a further nine weeks. Student or non-student, all are welcome at MUKEN.

Please click here to download the 2019 Beginners' Course Information Pack.

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Dates and Times

Commences on Monday March 4th at 5:30pm.

The Club training times are Monday 5:30-7:30pm and Thursday 5:00-6:30pm

Attendance at the first session, regular attendance thereafter and strict punctuality is expected. Students who cannot fulfill these requirements may be denied MUKEN membership.

The course will be held in the Sports Centre, West Stadium - click here for a location map.

Additionally, the club will be visiting the Clyde Hotel after the first class. All are invited to attend, and it will be an opportunity for everyone to get to know each other. If you have any questions about kendo, you can ask the senior members then!

Cost Options:

Students:

  • Enrolment into the 9 week beginner course program (excl. trial week) $50
  • Shinai (bamboo sword) $35
  • Shinai Bag $5
  • Uniform Set (Navy Blue Gi and Hakama) approx $110

non-Students:

  • Enrolment into the 9 week beginner course program (excl. trial week) $70
  • Shinai (bamboo sword) $35
  • Shinai Bag $5
  • Uniform Set (Navy Blue Gi and Hakama) approx $110

 

 

Attire

During the course, students are to come in loose fitting casual attire (track pants and tee shirt are recommended) and be ready to take off any jewellery that may obstruct or injure you during training. However, by 2nd April 2019, you will be expected to wear the Kendo Keigo-gi and Hakama if you decide to continue training with us till then.

 

More Information

Please click here to download the 2019 Beginners' Course Information Pack.

 

Enquiries

Please do not hesitate to direct any enquires to the club: enquiries@muken.com.au

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