Arigato !

Our immense gratitude to Santoso Sensei, Robert Sensei, Dean Sensei, Tsuji Sensei and Matsuura Sensei for keeping Funamoto Sensei and Okimura Sensei's legacy alive and for encouraging us to become better Martial Artists and better people.

We would also like to express our immense gratitude to Ray Kirkwood and Mike Rinaldi, Our Concordia Campus Recreation Coordinators, thank you so much for all your help and support. Thank you for believing in us and for giving Shidokan the opportunity.

Ray Kirkwood

Thanks to all our dear members, for they are the ones who make Shidokan stonger every day with lots of effort and hours of dedication.
Let's make our club grow up through many years to come...


Shidokan Kendo and Iaido Club is a Non-Profit Organization. The purpose of Shidokan is to teach Japanese swordsmanship, its physical techniques and spirit, through the practice of kendo and iaido.

The purpose of this website is to share valuable information about Kendo and Iaido around the World Wide Web. Many of the photos and graphics showed in this website were obtained from free sources in the web.
If you have any concern please don't hesitate to contact us, We'll be happy to resolve any possible conflict.

Thanks to all the Kendo and Iaido clubs in Quebec for keeping the spirit alive !!

The complete Kendo Bogu Guide found on Miyako Kendogu
Great information about Kendo Equipment found on Chuo Kendo
Sasamori, Junzo and Warner, Gordon, This is Kendo, Charles E.Tuttle Co., 1964
Morvan-Denegre, Frank, L'Aikido, le Kendo, le Kobudo, Editions Solar, 1976
Bases du Kendo, Japan Publications Inc., 1973
Gendai-Kendo Tora-no-Maki, Ski Journal Inc., 1990
Baba, Takenori, Kendo Reigi to Saho, Taiiku & Sports Publishing Co., LTD., 1990

Works Cited:
Kendo Examination, (written by Saburo Nakamura, Tadatoshi Haga, Nariaki Sato)
The Path to Higher Degrees, (written by Tadatoshi Haga, Kiyotsugu Iho, Nariaki Sato )
"Instructional Manual for Youth and Children" , (written by All Japan Kendo Federation )