Welcome to the Web Site* of the All United States Kendo Federation (AUSKF). The AUSKF is a non-profit umbrella organization supporting the regional member federations by :
Organizing national tournaments
Training a U.S. team for international competition
Organizing promotional examination opportunities for higher ranks
Interfacing to the International Kendo Federation (FIK).
Providing the member federations with support programs to promote kendo in their region by providing guest instructors, examiners, and arranging for seminars to be given by expert sensei from foreign countries.
For those new to kendo, you'll find news and background information on
Kendo and Iaido as it is organized
in the 49 states of the continental U.S.**
Use the links at left in the navigation panel to find:
News & Events - information on national events such
as promotional exams, national team championships, the official
AUSKF newsletter, and meeting times
and places of the next AUSKF board meeting.
- information specific to the practice of the art of Iaido.
Member Federation and Dojo Listings
- information on the regional federations and listings of contact
information for individual dojo within the regional federations.
Fees, Forms & other Documents
- information and application forms for promotional exams, tournaments
and other AUSKF events.
Officers and Board Members
- contact information for the current AUSKF officers and board of directors.
- miscellaneous information such as links to foreign kendo
organizations, and university clubs.
* The old domain name auskf.info was
deprecated in 2006.
** The Hawaii Kendo Federation [HKF]
is an independent organization.