• The Concept of Kendo
  • The MKF Committee
  • National Squad
  • Beginner’s Course
  • Clubs and Practice Sessions

The Concept of Kendo

“The concept of kendo is to discipline the human character through the application of the principles of the katana. The purpose of practicing kendo is To mold the mind and body, To cultivate a vigorous spirit, And through correct and rigid training To strive for improvement in the art of Kendo; To hold in esteem human courtesy and honor, To treat others with sincerity, And to forever pursue the cultivation…

mkf committee

The MKF Committee

President: Mr William Gatt (3rd Dan), m: 7941 5569 Secretary General: Mr Rami Mathew Abdalla (2nd Dan) m: 9987 1792 Squad Training Officer & Instructor: Mr Jonathan Mallia (4th Dan) m: 9988 1367 Treasurer & Instructor: Mr Kersten Mallia (4th Dan) m: 9927 2217 Technical Director: Mr Paul Budden (7th Dan Kyoshi) Team Coach: Ms Kazuyo Matsuda (6th Dan Renshi) Communications Officer / Founder: Mr James Perry Zammit (4th Dan) m: 9921 6879 Contact us on the numbers above, by email info@kendomalta.org or…


National Squad

The national squad meets up for practice on a  Sunday every fortnight and follows a training program under the guidance of the National Coach Matsuda Sensei 6th Dan. Malta has taken part in both the European Kendo Cups held in Debrecen Hungary in 2010, Gdynia Poland in 2011, Berlin Germany 2013 and Clermont-Ferrand France 2014. The next European cup is scheduled for April 2016 and is going to be held…


Beginner’s Course

START NOW… EMAIL US: info@kendomalta.org Kendo is fun for life and any one can start, juniors from the age of 7,both boys and girls, and teenagers / adults of any age . Any thing is possible and through Kendo training one will learn to be assertive as Kendo offers a lot of benefits which are helpful in our daily lives as long as one is willing to commit to regular…


Clubs and Practice Sessions

Tuesday 5:30pm to 7pm in Naxxar – Kodokan Juniors Kendo Club   Wednesday 1pm to 2pm University of Malta – Kenpu Kendo Club 7:30pm to 9pm in San Gwann – Koseibukan Kendo Club   Thursday 2pm to 4pm in St Venera – Agenzija Zghazagh Kendo Club 5:30pm to 7pm in Naxxar – Kodokan Juniors Kendo Club 7:30pm to 9pm in Pembroke  – Koseibukan Kendo Club   Saturday 1:30pm to 3:30pm…



KOSEIBUKAN – Home to the development of fundamental kendo … Saturday session   1:30pm to 3:30 pm…  St Theresa Junior Lyceum for Girls, Triq B.Bontadini, Mriehel (L/O Birkirkara)  …. Thursday session    7:00pm to 8:30pm Triq Alamein, Pembroke Contact number: James Zammit 9921 6879 INDUCTION COURSE including starter pack Shinai & Bokken … Koseibukan translates into “Home for development of fundamental kendo” and was founded in 2006. The kanji for the…


Why Practice Kendo

People do not carry swords around so why practice kendo? There are so many reasons why people still practice kendo. For most people it is love at first sight, just wanting to be part of kendo and its traditions and sport. Some want to become a kendo champion. Some want to experience what samurai training might have been like. Some want to become physically fit and disciplined. Others want to…