I WANT TO LEARN KENDO BUT HAVE NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE... what do I have to do?
Beginners with no prior experience are encouraged to complete our 6 weeks beginners course which starts at the beginning of each UNSW semester before integrating into the main class. Kendo is suitable for both men and women of all ages who practice, compete and learn together.
The next beginner course will commence Wednesday August 12th 2015
Time: Wednesday 7.30 pm - 9.00 pm
Place: UNSW UNI GYM, MPR 1, 1st Floor, High St, Kensington.
You MUST attend all 6 lessons before you can commence your training in Kendo.
-- This means you MUST sign up for the course before the first lesson.
Thank you to everyone that have registered for our beginners course.
Our very popular beginners course is over capacity for semester 1and we are no longer accepting enrollments :(
The next beginners course will start in semester 2: Wednesday August 12th 2015 7:30pm-9:00pm.
Please check back in July 2015 for registrations.
I HAVE KENDO EXPERIENCE / VISITING FROM ANOTHER KENDO CLUB /ETC ... what do I have to do?
Please send us a message via our online form here (Contact us) to advise us of your attendance. Our club welcomes other Kendoka wanting to train with us.
I DID THE BEGINNERS COURSE BEFORE, DO I HAVE TO DO IT AGAIN BEFORE JOINING THE CLUB?
If you have done our Beginners Course before, there is no need to redo the course. You are welcome to join our main classes on Monday and Wednesday. Just turn up and follow instructions as best you can.
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST ME
I AM A STUDENT AT UNSW
Cool. It will cost you $60 for your Beginners Course. After that it will cost you $130 for the annual membership to the the club and NSW Kendo Association and $25 per month for (2) lessons, Monday and Wednesday of every week.
I AM A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC
That is OK. If you are of good character we want you too. It will cost you $80 for your Beginners Course. After that it will cost you $130 for the annual membership to the club and NSW Kendo Association and $25 per month for (2) lessons, Monday and Wednesday of every week.
I AM ALREADY PART OF THE CLUB
It will cost you $130 for the annual membership to the club and NSW Kendo Association, plus $25 per month fee and that gives you (2) lessons per week, Monday and Wednesday of every week. Optional for those who are on the advanced level, a total cost of $35 per month will allow you with (3) lessons per week - Monday, Wednesday and Thursday of every week.
SEASONAL DISCOUNTS MAY/JUNE
We are currently offering a special discount to anyone who will pay their whole years fee all at once. The discounted total is:
$280 for students/alumni/staff, or
$310 for members of the public.
This offer will include: Up to (3) lessons per week, 1 year UNSW Club membership, 1 year NSW Kendo association membership. Not to be missed! Even if you only attend (2) lessons a week for the year, you would still save on this special offer.
If you have any other queries please do not hesitate to Contact Us