Monthly Archives: February 2009


On the 8th February at the end of the EKF seminar for refereeing a grading was held up to 7th Dan using the opportunity of having senior Japanese Hanshi in attendance.  Jeff Humm (46) was one of 3 to pass 7th Dan at this grading.After a long wait and all the other Dan examinations over [...]

EKF Referee’s Seminar 7-8th February 2009

Each year the European Kendo Federation holds a seminar which 5th Dan and above Kendoka can attend to improve their refereeing skills, in addition other members join to help by taking part in shiai to help with the practice parts of the course. This year Gerrardus Rukus and Humm Sensei attended. In the above group [...]