About the NZKF

Learn about what we do and our history.

The New Zealand Kendo Federation is the governing body overseeing Kendo in New Zealand and is affiliated with the International Kendo Federation (IFK).
There are eleven affiliated clubs throughout New Zealand along with three satellite clubs. Some NZKF clubs also provide training in Naginata, Iaido and Jodo. More information can be found on our Where to Train page.

Who Are We?

Board of Directors: Alan Stephenson, Alex Bennett, Blake Benett, Bruce Middleton, Kenneth Lim, Shane Robinson, Sue Lytollis – bod@kendo.org.nz

Secretary: Marko Ćošković – secretary@kendo.org.nz

Treasurer: Jing Lu – treasurer@kendo.org.nz

General Manager: Brent Hansen – info@kendo.org.nz