Examination

The Swedish Kendo Federation is managing the examination registration. Rules and regulations can be found here(Swedish).

Direct any questions to isak.rubensson@gmail.com

Application

To register for Dan-examination, please complete and submit this form (opens in new window) before end of 2022-09-22

Preparation

  • If you apply for 1 dan – you shall bring two passport-photos of yourself
  • If you are a member of the Swedish Kendo Federation
    • Bring your EKF “Yellow card”, if you have it.
  • If you are a member of an EKF affiliated organization, other than Sweden
    • you shall collect the examination approval from your national federation (they will approve it in EKF systems) and
    • bring your EKF “Yellow card”, if you have it.
  • If you are a member of an non-EKF organization

Examination subjects

First subject is Nihon Kendo Kata. If applicant passes the Kata test s-/he will move on to Kirikaesehi and Jitsugi.

Exam forNihon Kendo KataKirikaeshiJitsu gi
1 danTachi 1-5Yes2 x 1 min
2 danTachi 1-7Yes2 x 1 min
3 danTachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3Yes2 x 1 min
4 danTachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3Yes2 x 1,5 min
5 danTachi 1-7, Kodachi 1-3Yes2 x 1,5 min

Fees

Exam forApplication fee (SEK)Registration fee (SEK)
1 dan150200
2 dan200300
3 dan300500
4 dan500700
5 dan7001000

Payments

The application fee Shall be paid in advance, payment shall be in SEK and made out to to the Swedish Kendo Federation.

The registration fee Shall be paid on-site after successful examination. Payment shall be made in cash with SEK (even sum, no change) or with Swish (Swedish residents)

Note: All bank fees shall be covered by the payee. Please make sure that the amount transferred to the federation is correct.

Paying from Sweden

Mottagare/RecipientSvenska Kendoförbundet
Bankgiro5597-1667

Paying from abroad

RecipientSvenska Kendoförbundet
AddressÖlandsgatan 42
S-116 63 Stockholm
IBANSE12 8000 0832 7970 4708 3584
BICSWEDSESS

Note: Bring a receipt or equivalent to the examination as proof of your payment