is the most complete kendo FAQ for beginners available via internet. Including instructional kendo videos and explanation on most common cases. Essential kendō RTFM!
You should also read the following kendo handbook
prior any real keiko you are willing to experience. Better prior any training at all.
It would be much easier for you to maintain your equipment if you use every trick of kendo equipment manual
including how to fold a hakama, repair your shinai and tie your men properly as well as other similar issues.
For those of you who is about to purchase the first brand-new bogu set it is crucial to measure your head properly syne a helmet is the most important part of your armor, thus we advise to stick with the following measurement guide
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