Monday Night training is back to normal.
Monday night from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.
Sunday morning 7:30am - 10:00am
Gold Coast Training Session
Limited seating so if interested get in early.
Sorry a bit late with the update.
We wish to leave Toowoomba by 6:00am from Stephen's place.
There will still be training at the PCYC on the Sunday.
Devil will be taking the class for those that want to train and
are unable to make the Gold Coast trip.
Rockhampton Central Qld.
2nd Weekend in September.
14th and 15th.
Doug Griffith has organised a bus that will be leaving from Brisbane
on Friday morning, 13th.
Bookings for the State Championships in Rockhampton have been made as
22 seater (with luggage trailer) will depart from the Nerang Community Hall
at 9:30 am on Friday 13 September
Next stop will be Churchie(Brisbane), which should be around 10:30 - 11:00 am
This should get us to Rockhampton around dinner time Friday evening
Southside Holiday Village
Lower Dawson Road (Bruce Highway)
4 Villas have been booked, which will accommodate 20 people in total.
A booking has been made for Friday and Saturday evenings. Linen is
provided - all you will need to bring are personal items (and clothes...)
Venue - Please note this has been changed:
Glenmore State High School
Cnr Bruce Highway & Farm Street
Cost (per person):
Bus (including fuel cost), Accommodation & Venue hire - $150.00
Accommodation & Venue hire only - $75.00
Meals and incidentals are at your own expense.
I will be collecting this fee from each person on the Friday as you enter
the bus. (This is necessary because I have to pay for everything with it
throughout the weekend...)
Please notify me ASAP if you are intending to attend and have not told me as
yet. There are PLENTY of spaces left on the bus.
School Holiday training times.
Just want to mention that since the school holidays are here again,
the PCYC closes earlier in the evenings.
So on Monday nights there will be training from 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm
but only in kata.
Sunday morning training is not affected.
Normal Monday night training time (6.30/7.00 pm - 8:30 pm) be
back 7th October.
Monday night training time is back to normal.
October 13, Warwick
On the 13th October a Sunday class will be held in Warwick.
The club has been asked to do a demonstration for Scott's College (I think).
So we will conduct a class there instead for those that can attend.
We are traveling on the PCYC bus.
Leaving Stephen's place at 8 am.
Aim to start in Warwick at 9:30 am.
Will probably go to about 12 pm or so.
Devil will be still be conducting a class at the PCYC on this Sunday for those
not going to Warwick.
South Qld. Grading Weekend and AGM. Toowoomba
Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December...
Sorry for any inconvenience.
SEMINAR & GRADING - KENDO & IAIDO
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - QKR
TOOWOOMBA, DECEMBER 2002
A seminar and grading will be held by the Queensland Kendo Renmei Inc.
in Toowoomba on the weekend of Saturday 30 November and
Sunday 1 December 2002.
The Annual General Meeting of the Renmei will also be held on the
The venue for this seminar and grading is as follows:
Saturday: Groom Park Hall
Neil Street (opposite St Patrick’s Cathedral)
TOOWOOMBA QLD 4350
Sunday: Police Citizens Youth Club
219A James Street
TOOWOOMBA QLD 4350
Gradings will be available on this occasion for kyu grades only in
Kendo and Iaido. Details of fees payable will be available on the day.
Candidates are reminded that only those persons with current membership
of the QKR will be permitted to attempt a grading on Sunday.
All candidates should be in attendance by 9:00 am Sunday morning.
It is strongly suggested that all candidates for the grading also attend
the Saturday sessions, as matters covered will have a direct bearing on
The seminar will cover Kendo and Iaido. A timetable for the weekend’s
activities is attached.
Please note that accommodation is not available at the venue. Individual
arrangements will have to be made.
On behalf of the QKR executive I thank you for your participation in these
events in the past, and hope to see you at this seminar.
SATURDAY TIMETABLE: (held at Groom Park Hall)
The structure of the seminar will be determined by the sensei, however
the Kendo component will likely include Kihon & waza practice, uchikomi
& Kakari-geiko, Shiai-geiko and Ji-geiko. Iaido will cover the Seitei-Iai
series with the possibility of Koryu training as well, in preparation for
the Australian Iaido and Jodo Championships to be held on the Gold Coast
in January 2003.
9:00 – 10:30 Session 1 KENDO
10:30 – 10:45 break
10:45 – 12:30 session 2 KENDO
12:30 – 1:30 lunch
1:30 - 3:00 session 3 two classes - either:
KENDO or IAIDO
3:00 – 3:15 break
3:15 – 4:30 session 4 two classes - either:
KENDO or: IAIDO
SUNDAY TIMETABLE: (held at Toowoomba PCYC)
9:00 - 9:15 Registration
9:30 KENDO GRADING
11:00 IAIDO GRADING
1:30 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – QUEENSLAND KENDO RENMEI INC
Close of Kendo Train for this year 2002.
Toowoomba Kendo will recommence training on Sunday 5 January 2003.
Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Will see you all Next Year.