Arkansas Kendo Club

Arkansas Kendo Club

Welcome to the home of the official Arkansas Kendo Club dojo, and the only accredited kendo club in the state of Arkansas. Member of the International Kendo Federation, All United States Kendo Federation, and the Southwest Kendo & Iaido Federation.

Located in Little Rock, Arkansas.




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Starting Kendo

Welcome to Arkansas Kendo! We’re excited to have you.  This is a guide on how to enroll in our club. As a new member, we will require you to watch a practice from start to finish, submit all paperwork fees and...


Arkansas Kendo Club address:

Esporta Fitness11700 CHENAL PARKWAYLITTLE ROCK,  AR  72211

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Arkansas Kendo Club visits the Cherry Blossom 2022 Festival in Hot Springs Arkansas

Practice Schedule

Please check our Facebook for possible changes in schedule. Fridays 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Sundays 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM NOTE: Visitors, please contact us prior to visit, so we may be prepared for your visit...

Kajitani Sensei (left) and Giang Sensei (right) of Arkansas Kendo Club at Nabeshima Cup in Texas

History of Arkansas Kendo

Arkansas Kendo Club was founded in late 2003 in Little Rock. The club founder, Kajitani Sensei, originally from Japan, has been studying kendo since 1972.  He was a part of the Kendo Club at Toyama High School in...

Sentany Sensei overlooking Arkansas Kendo class


List of current instructors, past instructors, and the board of directors at Arkansas Kendo.

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