Stockholm Kendo Open 2021
We are happy to continue the tradition and yet again invite you to Stockholm for the longest running Kendo tournament in Sweden.
Times in this schedule are preliminary subject to change
Friday, October 22nd
|19.00-20.30||Open practice with Kibo Dojo on Södermalm (South central Stockholm). Find map here|
Saturday, October 23rd
|09.45||Juniors class & Ladies class|
|10.30||Kyu class (depending on previous class)|
|12.30||1-2 dan class (depending on previous class)|
|15.00||3 dan+ class (depending on previous class)|
|18.00||Prize ceremony (prel)|
Sunday, October 24th
|07.45||Arena opens/Check in|
|10.30||Team Shiai (depending on examination)|
|14.00||Goodwill Ji-Geiko (depending of team shiai)|
Referees and examinators
- Mats Wahlqvist, Kyoshi 7 dan Kendo, Sweden
- Jean-Paul Carpentier, Renshi 7 dan Kendo, France
- Mikko Salonen, Kyoshi 7 dan Kendo, Finland
- Kumi Sato, Renshi 7 dan Kendo, Sweden
- Kari Ruuhilahti, Kyoshi 7 dan, Kendo, Finland
- Nils Björkegård, Renshi 7 dan Kendo, Sweden
- Kate Sylvester, Renshi 6 dan Kendo, Sweden
|Participation individual competition *||300 SEK|
|Lunch 1 day *||100 SEK|
|Team (cost per team) **||300 SEK|
|Dinner/Party||Paid at restaurant|
*To be paid in advance
** Paid and registered on site
Payment shall be made in advance and available on our account no later than October 19.
|Pay to (National)||Plusgiro 679489-5, Kibo Dojo Kendoklubb|
|Pay to (Internat.)||Holder: KIBO DOJO KENDOKLUBB|
IBAN: SE84 9500 0099 6042 0679 4895
|Mark payment with||SKO2021 [Your Name]|
|3 dan+||16 and over||3 Dan holders and above||Mixed|
|1-2 dan||16 and over||Dan holders||Mixed||Medalists move on to 1-3 dan+ Class|
|Ladies||14 and over||No restrictions||Ladies|
|Kyu||16 and over||Kyu holders||Mixed||Medalists move on to 1-2 dan Class|
|Junior||12-15||No restrictions||Mixed||Everyone meets everyone else|
|Team||16 and over||No restrictions||Mixed||3 persons, fixed order, winner stays on|
The drawing is published here and results will be entered in real time during the competition. Bokmark it in your phone to follow the progress. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1qJqgatyzTekN1TrCBIGBcecuaEnOefv-1qShX8CeFcI
The competition is held at Löthallen in Sundbyberg
You can verify here that your application has been registered (there is about a days delay though) Check your application
Application has closed
Lunch is served only on Saturday.
Dinner / Party
Dinner will be held at Asian restaurant “Kina Muren” and you need to reserve your seat using this form. https://forms.gle/WmYhDDuVMRYZ8EWC6
Check out Menu here https://kinamuren.nu/
The Swedish Budo & Martial arts Federation and it’s Subsidiaries has put in place some regulations in order to mitigate the spread of Corona Virus.
All participants shall
- Withdraw from the competition if they have had any corona related symptoms within 7 days or less from the start of the competition.
- Submit, to the doctor on site, a completed and signed declaration of health. Download here and
- pass a health check supervised by the medical doctor of the competition. (Temperature scan, breathing frequency, Oxygen saturation) and
- wear a mouth protection during matches (will be provided by the organizers).
Applications for dan-exam is managed by the Swedish Kendo Federation.
|1 dan||Kirikaeshi, Jitsugi, Nippon Kendo Kata : Tachi 1-5|
|2 dan||Kirikaeshi, Jitsugi, Nippon Kendo Kata: Tachi 1-7|
|3 dan||Kirikaeshi, Jitsugi, Nippon Kendo Kata: Tachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3|
|4 dan||Jitsugi, Nippon Kendo Kata: Tachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3|
|5 dan||Jitsugi, Nippon Kendo Kata: Tachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3|
International examinees shall file an application with EKF thru their national federation as well as completing the Swedish Kendo Federation’s form (below).
You shall, if you have one, bring your EKF yellow card to the examination. There is no need to bring any other type of documentation.
Application is closed
Examination Application fees shall be paid in advance to Swedish Kendo Federation.
Mark your payment “Exam Stockholm Kendo Open” + Your Name
Pay application fees to
|Kontohavare||Svenska Budo- och Kampsportsförbundet|
|Recipient||Svenska Budo- och Kampsportsförbundet|
|IBAN||SE12 8000 0832 7970 4708 3584|
Registration fees shall be paid if exam is passed.
- Swedish nationals can pay with SWISH
- Internationals shall pay in cash
|To grade||Application fee.|
Paid in advance
Paid if passed
|1 Dan||150 SEK||200 SEK|
|2 Dan||200 SEK||300 SEK|
|3 Dan||300 SEK||500 SEK|
|4 Dan||500 SEK||700 SEK|
|5 Dan||700 SEK||1000 SEK|
All Kendo events are dependent of volunteers helping. If you can help at least part of the time please add your info here Volunteers Form