Major Activities of International Kendo Federation

(1)   To provide various assistance in order to promote the organization of the National Kendo Federation in each nation.

(2)   To hold and assist seminars and workshops.

(3)   To establish the rules for international matches.

(4)   To provide standards (guidelines) for the Dan/Kyu examinations.

(5)   To organize World Kendo Championships.

(6)   To exchange information on techniques, equipment, etc.

(7)   To undertake other activities necessary for achievement of the purposes set forth in the preceding articles.


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