Welcome to the
Georgia Kendo Association Website!
August 11, 2020
Arai sensei is starting practice for GKA again. HOWEVER, we do understand the danger of Covid still, so this is not a mandate, and please participate at your own risk and leisure. We are recommending that everyone be safe, but Arai sensei is just offering practices for those who wish to participate.
Where: Studio 87 Yoga studio: 87 S Peachtree St, Norcross, GA 30071
When: Every Saturday from 5PM - 7PM
(beginner class starts at 5, and advance class starts at 6)
Cost: Because we are only doing it once per week now, the current cost of practice will be 40 dollars per month.
Class will start next Saturday August 1st, 2020
There are safety precautions that Arai sensei has stated:
taking temperature of all participants
attendance must provide negative covid test result
social distancing during practice
participants are expected to help clean the floor/studio after the practice
Please review the attach AUSKF guideline, sign the new waiver and bring it with you to class
Session one for brand new students — [2 months per session]
Session 2 for non-bogu wearing students — [2 months per session]
Intermediate level Class for Bogu students
Advanced Level Class for Bogu students
$40 a month
Studio 87 Yoga studio:
87 S Peachtree St
Norcross, GA 30071
from 5PM - 7PM
beginner class starts at 5
advance class starts at 6
Georgia Kendo Association
Established in 1977
Founder: William Holt
Head Instructor: Kunitoshi Arai
Hyon Ki Yi
Sang Su Lee
Daniel C. Kim
Eui Rae Ro
Chang Suk Oh
Hyuk Kyu Seoh
Han Gil Chae
Yong Kyu Choi
Emiko Arai Okuda
Hong Soon Kim
Plus over 50 registered members for 2019!
We are the biggest kendo dojo in the Southeast Region and welcome new members.
Located about 40 minutes outside of Greater Atlanta, in Johns Creek, GA.
GKA is a dojo where you can learn and deepen Kendo, a traditional Japanese martial art, which descended from samurai swordsmanship (kenjutsu) and uses bamboo swords (shinai) and protective gears (bogu) in Atlanta Georgia since 1977.