Posts by: Boston University Kendo Association

SPLASH 2018

Come find us at SPLASH on Saturday, September 8th! We will be situated somewhere in the club sports area and several of us will be walking around Nickerson so don’t be shy and say hi! We are looking forward meeting new members!

Practice Times Fall 2018

We hope that everybody is ready for the Fall semester! Our Fall practices will take place on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays: 1. Wednesday: 8pm to 10 pm, multiuse room 3/4 in the basement behind the climbing wall 2. Saturday: 9am to 12 pm, basketball court 3 on the second floor 3. Sunday: 9am to 12 […]

2018 BU kai

This Saturday, April 21, 2018, BUKA participated in its fourth and last tournament of the year in its very own 7th Annual BU kai (Boston University Kendo Tournament) at the Fitness and Recreation Center. We competed against fellow collegiate kendoka from the following universities: Harvard University, Stony Brook University, University of Connecticut, New York University, […]

Gasshuku with Eitoku Sensei

This weekend on March 25th BUKA hosted a Gasshuku with Jimmy Eitoku sensei, father of very own our coach, Alex Eitoku, who came all the way out from California to teach us. We also invited our alumni and Shufukai members on Saturday to join us at practice. Together we made up a large group of about […]

2018 Shoryuhai Tournament

This weekend, March 17th and 18th, BUKA competed at the 22nd annual Shoryuhai Tournament hosted by Harvard University, making this BUKA’s third tournament of the year. We competed with fellow collegiate kendoka from the following schools: Brown University, Columbia University, Harvard University, New York University, Northeastern University, Ohio State University, Rensselaer Polytechnic University, School of […]

2018 Shishihai Tournament

BUKA participated in its first tournament of the spring semester at Columbia University’s 3rd annual Shishihai on Saturday, February 3. We had the opportunity to compete with students from fellow universities such as Cornell University, Columbia University, New York University, Stony Brook University, Pennsylvania State University and University of Connecticut. We brought along eight competitors […]

2017 BU Tournament

BUKA participated its fourth and last tournament of the spring semester in its very own 6th Boston University Tournament in FitRec on April 1st. We competed with other universities and athletes in our age group along with having some opportunities to compete against some alumnis. Schools that came to compete included Brown University, Harvard University, […]

2017 UConn Joint Practice

BUKA brought five members to its second joint practice of the school year, hosted by the University of Connecticut’s kendo team. They had a guest sensei, Kataoka-sensei, who led the practice. Kataoka-sensei went over many basic drills that strengthen our foundation in both non-bogu and bogu. Also, we had the opportunity to keiko at the […]

2017 Shoryuhai Tournament

BUKA participated its third tournament of the spring semester in the 21st Shoryuhai Tournament in Harvard on March 18th and 19th. We competed with other universities and athletes in our age group. Schools that competed included Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Harvard University, New York University, Northeastern university, Ohio State University, Penn State University, […]

2017 Yuhihai Tournament

BUKA sent five members to participate BUKA’s second tournament of the spring semester, the 10th Yuhihai Tournament, at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) on February 26th. It was our first trip on an airplane! We competed with other universities and athletes in our age group. Schools that competed included University of California Los Angeles, […]