May 28, 2016 - INFO1

AUSKF Summer Camp in August 2016

Dear AUSKF Federation Presidents and Supporters:

We are excited to announce that the 2016 AUSKF Summer Camp will be held in Northern California on August 19th (Friday) through August 21st (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 expect a great turnout and look forward to having many US kenshi participate in our annual camp.

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 (EXTENDED LAST CHANCE registration due is July 17th). 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 24 hours 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 17th).
  • For those interested in attending the Sayonara Party, the $40 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 ($100 Registration and $40 Sayonara Party ONLY):
Minoru Segawa
c/o Lucky Craft Inc.
380 Clinton St.
Costa Mesa CA 92626
DEADLINE: EXTENDED THROUGH JULY 17th – CLOSED

Mail All Promotional Exam Registration Forms and Fees ONLY:
Shinobu Maeda
2035 Golden Meadow Way
Bartow, FL 33830
maeda.shinobu@gmail.com
DEADLINE: JULY 17th – CLOSED

Eligibility
All AUSKF Members 18 years of age or older at the time of the event.
Instructors from Japan
Toru Kamei Sensei (Hanshi 8 Dan – Kumamoto Pref.)
Toshiya Ishida Sensei (Kyoshi 8 Dan – Tokyo Pref.)
Location
STANFORD UNIVERSITY (San Diego Room @ Ford Center)
615 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
Dates/Times
Friday, August 19th
2:30 PM-3:00 PM: Registration
3:00 PM-6:30 PM: Seminar
Saturday, August 20th
9:00 AM-9:30 AM: Registration
9:30 AM-4:00 PM: Seminar
7:00 PM-10:00 PM: Sayonara Party
Sunday, August 21st
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 & Parking at Campus

PARTICIPANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THEIR OWN TRANSPORTATION.
Suggested On-Campus Parking: PARKING STRUCTURE #7 (https://goo.gl/yXzcIT)
*On Friday, visitors must pay for parking until 4pm (fee can be paid at vending machines at parking areas. After 4pm and on weekends, parking is free.
Camp Coordinator:
Hiroshi Ichimura
(510) 861-5658
hiro.ichimura@gmail.com
Official Hotel
Crowne Plaza Palo Alto, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
   Group Rates available via phone (888-422-2264) with Group Code “NCK”:
     -One King Size Bed Non Smoking : $109/night plus tax
     -Two Queen Size Bed Non Smoking : $119/night plus tax
     -Triple Queen Size Bed Non Smking : $129/night plus tax
     -Quadruple Queen Size Bed Non Smoking : $139/night plus tax
 Reservations can also be made at the following link:
http://www.crowneplaza.com/hotels/us/en/palo-alto/sfoca/hoteldetail?qAdlt=1&qBrs=6c.hi.ex.rs.ic.cp.in.sb.cw.cv.ul.vn&qChld=0&qFRA=1&qGRM=0&qGrpCd=NCK&qIta=99801505&qPSt=0&qRRSrt=rt&qRef=df&qRms=1&qRpn=1&qRpp=20&qSHp=1&qSmP=3&qSrt=sBR&qWch=0&srb_u=1&icdv=99801505
RESERVATION DEADLINE: July 10th, 2016
Sayonara Party
Bay Cafe Restaurants and Banquets
1875 Embarcadero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Saturday, August 20th (7pm-10pm)
$40 per person
Lunch
Lunch will be provided for Saturday and Sunday of the camp. Please email us at info@auskf-education.com if you would not like to receive a lunch (camp fee will remain the same).
Camp Fees and Deadlines
LATE REGISTRATION Camp Fee $100 – DUE JULY 17TH
Saturday Banquet $40 – DUE JULY 17TH
*see mailing address above
Promotion Exam (Refer to application for fees) – DUE JULY 17TH

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