WA kendo team wins sword event

Senseis Ramon Lawrence (right) and Jeri James (left), with members of the WA Kendo Renmei team.
Senseis Ramon Lawrence (right) and Jeri James (left), with members of the WA Kendo Renmei team.

It is the second consecutive year a WA team has won the prestigious event.

Canning Vale sensei Ramon Lawrence travelled with the team and attended the seminar in Ipswich.

‘It was a great event, with a group of seven visiting senseis teaching Iaido (sword) and Jodo (stick) arts from Japan,’ he said.

‘WA won the Australian teams Iaido event for the second year running. This event is the highlight of the championships.’