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Name: Louie Chen
Date registered: 12/06/2012

Latest posts

  1. 2018 Hiroshi Ozawa Sensei Seminar in Oxford — 08/07/2018
  2. 2017 London Cup Taikai — 08/05/2017
  3. 2017 21st University Kendo Taikai — 05/03/2017
  4. 2016 Watchet Seminar & Grading — 22/05/2016
  5. 2016 20th Anniversary University Taikai — 29/02/2016

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2018 Hiroshi Ozawa Sensei Seminar in Oxford

We were delighted to host the 2018 Ozawa sensei seminar in July. Thank you for attending the Ozawa sensei Seminar in Oxford! It was very good to see so many people from various dojos around the UK attend the seminar. I hope you practice keeping in mind and spirit all the advice and insights from …

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2017 London Cup Taikai

Oxford Kendo competed at the 10th Anniversary London Cup Taikai represented by three teams including Oxford Kendo, Oxford University Kendo and Oxford United Kendo. Oxford Kendo team made it out of their pool but were defeated by Tora that ultimately went on to win first place. Oxford Kendo team members were Louie Chen, Aidan Daly, Kyo …

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2017 21st University Kendo Taikai

Twelve Oxford University students traveled to Cambridge to compete in the 21st University Kendo Taikai. We are very proud of all those who made the journey, and are happy to share the results with the rest of the Oxford Kendo community! Our open team, consisting of Ellen Hang, Junko Takata, Aidan Daly, Ryan O’Reilly, and …

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2016 Watchet Seminar & Grading

Congratulations to our members on earning their gradings at the Watchet Seminar & Grading on 22 May 2016. K. Ikeda on his 3-dan and R. Kupce on his 2-dan. – Louie Chen, Oxford Kendo

2016 20th Anniversary University Taikai

Congratulations to all Oxford Kendo participants in the 20th University Taikai at Imperial College in London! Oxford University Team took first place at the event this weekend. Oxford Brookes University sent their first team to the taikai. We are pleased to announce the results: 3rd place men’s kyu – Ryan O’Reilly 2nd place women’s open – …

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2016 Jaejin Jung Sensei’s Visit to Oxford Kendo

We were very pleased to have Jaejin Jung Sensei (6th Dan) visiting us from 8-14 February, 2016 joined by Seongho Ahn (4th Dan). Jung sensei’s advice was invaluable for beginners and advanced members. He emphasised the basics of good footwork, posture and fundamental strikes to more advanced understanding ofseme and centre in kendo. We look …

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