Saturday, Oct. 13
We are pleased to present the 2018 Great Lakes Iaido Coalition Seminar and Shinsa.
We are happy to have as our Instructors:
Susan Sekreta Sensei (Renshi Iaido Rokudan)
Nancy James Sensei (Iaido Rokudan)
Pieters Family Life Center
1025 Commons Way, Rochester, NY 14623 (Google map)
On Saturday, October 13, 2018, the venue opens at 8:30 am. The seminar and shinsa along with a lunch break are scheduled from 9:00 am until 4:30 pm.
There will be a preceding Kodansha Class for Yondan and above at the Pieters Family Life Center on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm.
A lunch of submarine sandwiches is included with the seminar fee.
There will be an informal “Second Dojo” dinner after the seminar and shinsa conclude at:
The King and I (Thai Cuisine)
1455 E. Henrietta Road; Roch, NY 14623
The dinner is optional and not included with the seminar fee. Please bring cash to the restaurant.
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Rochester – Marketplace
800 Jefferson Road, Rochester, NY 14623
Monday, October 1, 2018
For additional information, please contact George R. Beck at firstname.lastname@example.org
Shinsa questions can be downloaded at the above link.
October 13, 9:00 am until 4:30 pm
A shinsa will be offered up to Ikkyu.
If you are a member of GNEUSKF, AEUSKF or EUSKF, you do not need to provide the signature or confirming email from your Federation president.
Non-AUSKF members must be a member of a Kendo Federation recognized by the International Kendo Federation and must have written permission from their country’s Kendo Federation.
Members of other Federations will need to provide a signature or email showing that your Federation president is aware of, and approves of, you taking the examination during this seminar.
If you do not sit in seiza and you have previously provided a doctor’s note, it is not necessary to provide another one. However, you do need to let us know if you cannot sit in seiza, so we can provide you with standing-only kata.
Please use the check boxes below to indicate your attendance at the Seminar on Saturday, participation in the shinsa, and attendance at the Kodansha class on Friday. Send payment to George R. Beck with checks made out to him.
October 12 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, for Yondan and above.