Beginners Course

Beginners Course 2018

STARTS: 12th March 2018
Thebarton Sports Gym

Mondays 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm 
Fridays 7 pm to 8.30 pm

*Please come early to get changed, prepare equipment and meet instructors etc.
The first lesson is free (as a come and try).  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.

A payment is required by the second session: $110 (includes shinai) “Beginners Course Fee

Once you’ve completed the Beginners Courese, a second payment is then required ($90 AU students, $67 for non-AU students) to continue and join the AUKC as a full member.

*There is an extra $88 fee for all Non-University students to join AU Sport.

To join the AU Kendo Club, please click “Join or Renew” and either select one of the opetions that best suits you; Student or Associate Groups.  If you are an Adelaide Univserity Student please select Student Group if you are a non-student/staff/general public please select Associate Group.

For Renewals Plese click “Join or Renew” and Select from either Student or Associate Groups.


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.