Kendo ("The Way of the Sword"; Japanese Fencing)
Thebarton Campus Sports Hall (Building 5, Winwood St). Just west of West End Brewery / south across River Torrens from Entertainment Centre. Enter via carpark near northen end of Stirling St, and go around to rear towards the River. Stirling St is off the chicane near Stop 5 for the 286/287 buses, which are easy to catch on North Terrace.
Flinders University (Sports Centre) - end of Registry Rd, Bedford Park (Bus stop 26C)
Magill Sports Centre - UniSA Magill Campus, Bundey St, Magill
Monday- 6.20 pm - 8.30 pm Thebarton Campus Gym
Friday- 6.20 pm - 8.30 pm Magill Sports Centre
Saturday- 9.00 am - 10.30am Flinders University Gym
Sunday- 8.30 am - 8.30 am Magill Sport Centre
Wednesday- 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm Flinders University Gym
$190 per annum for all University Students.
$255 per annum for all Non-University Students.
(This includes: Beginners fee, gym floor fees, SAKA/AKR association fees, armour hire fees, Adelaide university Sport membership fees and insurance)
Beginners Course STARTS: 27th of FEBRUARY 2017
First sessions is free. Beginners course runs for five weeks on both Mondays and Fridays. Beginners are expected to attend all sessions to pass through to the next phase.
First payment is required in second session: $110 (includes shinai)
A second payment is then required ($90 AU students, $90 for non-AU students and $155 for non-students)
*There is an $88 fee for all Non-University students to join AU Sport (included in the above prices).
To join the AU Kendo Club please click Join Now and follow the instructions.
Reasonable quality shinai (swords) can be obtained cheaply through the Club, plus we have sets of armour (& even some uniforms) with which you might train. This is your chance to give it a go for absolutely minimal cost!
For beginners, please wear loose clothing to training sessions.
You'll want to get a training outfit to match your style once you get into the stride of things.