BU Tournament

Boston University Kendo Tournament

The 7th Boston University Kendo Tournament will take place on Saturday, April 21st, 2018.

Please submit the registration forms by 11:59 PM on Sunday April 1, 2018. The links to both the school and individual (for teams) registration forms are provided below.

Tournament fees will be $25 per person for both teams (Round Robin and Kachinuki) divisions, and $35 for both. Lunches will also be made available for $10 per person for all interested parties. The links to the registration forms are provided below for both the schools and the individual person.

Note:We will one again be holding a goodwill alumni division this year. All collegiate kendo club alumni who has obtained their undergraduate degree in the past 10 years and has participated in the BU Kendo Tournament in the past are eligible to participate. Please fill out the individual form below if you are interested.

School Form:

Individual Form:


Important Details: Registration forms must be completed in order to compete. For Team Registration we do not require a team order but we do need the rest of the information requested in the form.

Parking Information: There is parking available at Agganis Arena (925 Commonwealth Avenue), which is right beside the BU Fitness and Recreation Centre. The parking fee will be $25.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at buka@bu.edu. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you soon and seeing you all there!

2018 Results

Round Robin Teams

  1. New York University A
  2. Stony Brook University
  3. University of Connecticut and New York University B

Alumni Teams

  1. Team Rising Dragon: Brett Simon, YiYang Li, Jinji Kim

Kachinuki Teams

  1. New York University A
  2. Omega (Boston University A)
  3. Stony Brook University


Past Results

2017 Results

Individuals Beginner

  1. Lary Yau (New York University)
  2. Shogo Senda (New York University)
  3. Ryan Shimizu (Boston University)

Individuals Advanced

  1. Sung Hun Choi (New York University)
  2. Hiroki Kawai (Boston University)
  3. Chris Yoon (New York University)

Alumni Team

  1. Team Brian: Shun Aizawa, Iggy Choi, and Brian Joo

King of the Hill + Teams

  1. New York University A
  2. Boston University A
  3. Boston University C & New York University B


2016 Individuals

  1. Sung Hun Choi (New York University)
  2. Kaoru Mukai (New York University)
  3. Kryz Kruzel (New York University) & Lukas Missik (Harvard)

2016 Teams

  1. New York University A
  2. Brown University
  3. New York University B & New York University D

2015 Individuals

  1. Sung Hun Choi (New York University)
  2. Keishi Okazai (Brown)
  3. Tucker Whetten (New York University) & Dennis Sun (Harvard)

2015 Teams

  1. Harvard University
  2. Boston University A
  3. New York University A & Brown University

2014 Individuals:

  1. Gene Li (New York University)
  2. Philip Kwon (Garden State Kendo)
  3. Sungha Park (New York University) & Jessica Alexandria (Boston University)

2014 Teams:

  1. New York University A
  2. Boston University A
  3. New York University B &  Brown University A

2013 Individuals:

  1. Matthew Yang (Rutgers University)
  2. Alexander Yoon (Cambridge Kendo Club)
  3. John Yi (Boston University) & Shawn Shou (Boston University)

2013 Teams:

  1. Boston University A
  2. Rutgers University mixed
  3. Brown University A & Boston University B

2013 Kachinuki (King-of-the-Hill):

  1. Cambridge Kendo Club
  2. Rutgers University mixed
  3. Boston University A & Brown University A

2012 Teams:

  • 1st – Boston Unversity A
  • 2nd – Harvard University A
  • 3rd – Katsu & Friends

2012 Kachinuki (King-of-the-Hill):

  • 1st – Harvard University C
  • 2nd – Boston University D
  • 3rd – Katsu & Friends