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Burlington Kendo Club

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Contact Information
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Primary Contact Bernhard Gwosdz; Email:
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Nonprofit club that offers traditional Kendo instruction from qualified volunteer instructors * member of the Canadian and Ontario Kendo Federations
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Membership fees - instructors are volunteers, fees cover facility and expenses
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers tradition Kendo instruction from qualified volunteer instructors, for those interested in martial arts, sports, or physical activity 
Typical practice begins with stretching and warm-up exercises, followed by basic footwork, strikes, or stylized forms (kata), and finishing with sparring (keiko) 
* beginners practice basic strikes and footwork on their own and with partners (motodachi) 
* senior players practice with each other in full armour (bogu)
Hours Mon (except holidays) Sep-Jun, 7:30 pm-9:30 pm at Tansley Woods Community Centre 
* for possible cancellations, see Facebook page for the latest updates
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton ; Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop in for a free practice, or to watch  
* from 7:15 pm -7:30 pm there is an opportunity to chat with the instructors and other members before practice starts 
* standard gym clothing is suitable (T-shirt, gym shorts or pants) 
* kendo is practiced barefoot 
* club will lend you a shinai (bamboo sword) for your first few practices
Languages English
Fees Membership - must also register with the Canadian Kendo Federation
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Tansley Woods Community Centre, Gymnasium (training location)
1996 Itabashi Way
Burlington, ON L7M 4J8
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Intersection Itabashi Way and Upper Middle Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - training location
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports
Service Categories Martial Arts

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