BU Tournament

Boston University Kendo Tournament

The 5th Boston University Kendo Tournament will take place on Saturday, April 2nd, 2016.

We have extended our deadline to registerplease submit the registration forms by 11:59 PM, Sunday, March 27, 2016. The links to both the individual and team registration forms are provided below.

Tournament fees will be $20 per person for individuals or teams only, and $30 for both. Lunches will also be made available for $15 per person for all interested parties. The links to the registration forms are provided below for both the schools and the individual person.

We are currently not looking for more Shinpan. We have finalized our Shinpan list for the tournament.

Note: Competitors and visitors under the age of 18 will not be able to attend our tournament. There has been a change in the policies of the Fitness & Recreation Center (where the tournament is taking place) and minors (not affiliated with Boston University) will not be allowed in the facility.

Individual forms:


Team forms:



Important Details: Registration forms must be completed in order to compete in teams and/or individuals. 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 278 Babcock Street, Boston MA 02215. It is about a 5 min walking distance from the venue. Attached below is a link of the map of BU campus with the lots on campus labeled. 278 Babcock is labeled (B) on the map. There is a $10 flat rate for parking.


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!



Past Results

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