BTK Butgenbach seminar 2021

What a weekend! The 6th BTK kendo seminar took place this weekend. It was perfect πŸ˜‡πŸ˜Š. Thank you everyone for being there and bringing your good spirit to the trainings and aprΓ¨s-kendo 😍🀩We had mini championships as well:

1st – Tom

2nd – Ludovic

3rd – Abdel

3rd – Edgaras

FS – Saskia


In the KYU examinations everyone passed another grade. Congrats!See you next year there again πŸ’œ

Summer training schedule

We’ll continue to practise both kendo and iaido throughout the summer. In July the training schedule is reduced as each year:

Tuesdays & Fridays:

  • Iaido 19h-20h
  • Kendo 20h-21h

In August we’ll be back to the normal schedule.

The last training of Heini and Akseli

And there it was… the last training of Heini and Akseli in Butokukan before their departure for new adventures. Simple recipe for the evening: great keikos, little ceremony finalized with drinks.Thank you very much for everything you brought to us! You are definitely part of the BTK family… wherever you are πŸ˜‰πŸ˜All the best to Downunder πŸ™ƒ

Back to dojo (Kendo)

Finally! We were 25 people in the first kendo training in the dojo… Wow! So much enthoutiasm to practise again in real life πŸ˜ƒ Nice soft training for the re-start, and we finished off with ji-geiko. Such a perfect Friday evening 😍🀩

Next week we are fully back in the normal training scehdule:

  • Monday: kendo 19-21
  • Tuesday: iaido 19-20, kendo 20-21
  • Wednesday: iaido 18-20
  • Friday 19-21

In the meanwhile… enjoy the weekend!

Back to dojo (Iaido)

Finally! We restarted the trainings in the dojo yesterday, the very first day it was possible. Everyone very happy to practise together again, and to enjoy the aprΓ¨s kendo πŸ˜€πŸ€©πŸ˜We’ll continue with kendo on Friday!