February 25, 2017 - INFO1

AUSKF Summer Camp (August 4-6, 2017)

REGISTRATION CLOSED!

 

Dear AUSKF Federation Presidents and Supporters:

Thank you all for your continued support and enthusiasm for all of our AUSKF Education events.  We are receiving great feedback and hope to continue to create programs that are aimed at various sectors of our kendo population in the US.

In furtherance of this goal, we are so excited to announce that the 2017 AUSKF Summer Camp will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan on August 4th (Friday) through August 6th (Sunday).  We will have an exciting program and are expecting special guest senseis to join this camp, whom we will announce soon.

Details regarding this event can be found below.  We have secured a special “Kendo Summer Camp” rate for a limited number of hotel rooms as explained in further detail below.  We expect a great turnout and look forward to having many US kenshi participate, so please sign up now!!

Thank you all for your continued participation in our programs, and your continued support of kendo in the United States.

Regards,

Chris Yang
AUSKF Education

INSTRUCTIONS

  • To register for this event, fill out the online form at the bottom of this page and send check or cash payment to the parties listed below.
  • For those interested in attending the Summer Camp ONLY, mark “Camp Only” in the “Participation” field. You will receive a confirmation email upon submission of your registration. Mail cash or one (1) check made out to “All United States Kendo Federation” to the below address to complete your registration.
  • For those interested in taking the AUSKF Kodansha Promotional Exam AND/OR Participating in the Summer Camp, mark “Camp and Promotional Exam Both” or “Promotional Exam Only.” You will be sent a promotional exam application within 7 days of your submission of the online form below. Please follow all instructions listed on the application and mail along with cash or check made out to “All United States Kendo Federation” to the below address (Deadline to submit this application is July 7th).
  • For those interested in attending the Sayonara Party, the $25 fee MUST be paid at the time of registration. Payment should be mailed to the below address with the Summer Camp registration. Late registration/payment for the Sayonara party will not be accepted.

Mail All Camp Fees ($75 Camp Fee, $10/Day Lunch Fee, $3/Day Parking Validation Fee, $25 Sayonara Party, and $25 Late Registration FEE ONLY):
Minoru Segawa
c/o Lucky Craft Inc.
380 Clinton St.
Costa Mesa CA 92626
DEADLINE: EXTENDED TO JULY 14TH

Mail All Promotional Exam Registration Forms and Fees ONLY:
Shinobu Maeda
2035 Golden Meadow Way
Bartow, FL 33830
maeda.shinobu@gmail.com
DEADLINE: EXTENDED TO JULY 14TH

Eligibility
All AUSKF Members 18 years of age or older at the time of the event.
18 and under may also participate, provided they are accompanied at all times by a parent or guardian AND prior notice is provided to the AUSKF Education Committee.
Special Guest Instructors from Japan
Kazuo FURUKAWA Sensei (Hokkaido; 8-Dan Hanshi)
Yoshimi HIGASHI Sensei (Aichi; 8-Dan Kyoshi)
Location
EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY (Rec/IM building)
100 Olds Robb
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Dates/Times
Friday, August 4th
2:30 PM-3:00 PM: Registration
3:00 PM-6:30 PM: Seminar
Saturday, August 5th
9:00 AM-9:30 AM: Registration
9:30 AM-5:00 PM: Seminar
6:00 PM-9:00 PM: Sayonara Party
Sunday, August 6th
9:30 AM-12:00 PM: Seminar
12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Promotion Exam Registration (Held at same location as Summer Camp)
1:00 PM-4:00 PM: Promotion Exams
Transportation
PARTICIPANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THEIR OWN TRANSPORTATION.
Camp Coordinator:
Christopher Yang
info@auskf-education.com
Official Hotel

ANN ARBOR REGENT HOTEL & SUITES
2455 Carpenter Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Group Rates available via phone (800-973-6101) with Group Code “Kendo Summer Camp”:
-Standard room (Two Beds) : $105/night plus tax
-Executive Suite (One King Bed with pull-out sofa): $115/night plus tax
RESERVATION DEADLINE: July 4th, 2017

Please refer to the hotel’s home page at the following link:
http://annarborregent.com/
Sayonara Party
ASIA CITY RESTAURANT
http://www.asiacityrestaurant.com/
2905 Washtenaw Ave
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Saturday, August 5th (6pm-9pm)
Lunch
Lunch is $10/day (available on Saturday on Sunday). Please include lunch fee with registration fee.
Camp Fees and Deadlines (DUE JULY 14TH, 2017)
Late Registration Fee $25
Camp Fee $75
Lunch $10/day ($20 for entire camp)
Saturday Banquet $25
Parking Validation $3/day ($9 for entire camp)
TOTAL: $154
*see mailing address above

Promotion Exam (Refer to application for fees) – DUE JULY 7th


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