Championnat de Belgique Iaido 2023

Belgian Iaido Championship 2023 on May 21st ended with a lot of energy and success for the whole team Butokukan 🥳🥳🥳

Everyone participated with all the fighting spirit and showed their best in all the categories 🔥🔥🔥. At the end of the championship, many lessons learned and to be brought into our next practices ⚔️⚔️⚔️.

In addition to that, we also celebrate some achievements of the day:

🥇Gold medal sandan: Maya Boujraf

🥇Gold medal nidan: Khang Nguyen

Finally, Claude Pigel completed the day with her success in the Ikkyu exam.

Congratulations to them and all of our participants for a wonderful day ❤️❤️❤️

Freddie 80e anniversaire

On Saturday, May 13, we celebrated the 80th anniversary of Fredy Thonon 🥳🥂 Of course before the very nice lunch, we practised iaido for two hours in Butokukan Herstal.

Happy birthday Fredy 8️⃣0️⃣💜

The organisation for the surprise party was fantastic! Thank you Renée and everyone! What a wonderful party with friendly atmosphere!

Guy Loncelle announced that there will be an annual iaido seminar from now on, with the name of « Fredy Thonon Iaido Seminar » 🤩👍

Kojika cup 2023

Le 6 mai dernier, notre équipe « junior » Butokukan a participé à la Kojika cup 2023 à Gand.

L’équipe a eu une journée explosive avec beaucoup de belles actions, de plaisir et de réussites :

🌸Adrianna médaille d’or 🥇 catégorie technique 14-18
🌸Médaille d’argent Yahya 🥈 catégorie technique 14-18
🌸Médaille de bronze Ilyas 🥉 catégorie technique 5-9
🌸Ibrahim Fighting Spirit 🏅 catégorie technique 10-13
🌸Ali et 🌸 Fabio brûlaient 🔥 🔥 🔥 dans leurs shiais 💪💪💪