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Welcome to the homepage of the 
American Kyudo Renmei 
We are an organization devoted to the instruction and practice of Kyudo, traditional Japanese archery.

We have a number of member organizations located at various locations across the United States.  
Please see AKR Member Federations tab for a list of our member organizations.
Please contact the local federation for information about local practice locations and times. Contact information for each federation is provided on their page. 

Happy new year!

posted Dec 28, 2019, 6:34 PM by Hunter Gott

The American Kyudo Renmei would like to wish all of its members and followers a happy new year! あけましておめでとうございます! We look forward to seeing all of you again for the 2020 seminar.

AKR-2019-SC-Seminar-Photo

Kashimon dojo will be hosting a three-day Seminar

posted Oct 3, 2019, 8:17 PM by Hunter Gott   [ updated Oct 4, 2019, 6:53 AM ]

The Kashimon dojo will be hosting a three-day seminar on January 17th-19th 2020. 
Please see attached flyer for details.

Sabastian Velilla
Kashimon Dojo
Eustis Florida (Just North of Orlando)

Photos from the 2019 AKR Taikai

posted Jun 29, 2019, 10:03 AM by Hunter Gott   [ updated Jun 29, 2019, 10:42 AM ]

The ANKF asked us not to post IKYF American Seminar photos to social media pages, so we are only sharing photos from the AKR Taikai. Photos courtesy of Joshu Santos, Kyudo Brazil.  For more photos please visit our Facebook page.

A group (Yondan and above first photo)
1st - Bill Savary (USA), center
2nd - Juan Diego Fonseca Ashton (Ecuador), right
3rd - Tim Macmillan (USA), left

B group (Mudan through Sandan 2nd photo):
1st - Hunter Gott (USA), center
2nd - Gonzalo Tihista (Uruguay), right
3rd - Wesley Chan (Canada), left


  
Taikai winners Mudan - Sandan





CNKyudo online magazine

posted Feb 9, 2019, 2:52 PM by Hunter Gott

CNKyudo has published their first magazine.  If you're interested please check out http://kyudo.fr/le-kyudo/kyudo-magazine.  Keep in mind it's in French.

Kyudo Journal - New Website

posted Jan 25, 2019, 12:37 PM by Hunter Gott

A new webpage and corresponding Facebook page have been created by Mr. Okuno. He was an official photographer of the Tokyo Seminar back in April.


2019 American Kyudo Renmei official dates.

posted Jan 7, 2019, 4:50 PM by Hunter Gott

Seminar: June 24 - 26
Shinsa: June 27

Please like and follow the American Kyudo Renmei Facebook page and the South Carolina Kyudo Renmei Facebook page for up to date information.

Florida Dojo Biraki

posted Oct 23, 2018, 7:41 AM by Hunter Gott   [ updated Oct 23, 2018, 8:03 AM ]

We have just received some exciting news from the South Carolina Kyudo Renmei. One of their member clubs in Eustis, Florida will be opening a traditional Kyudojo, one of the very few in the United States! 

More detailed information on the Kashimon dojo Biraki can be found at https://www.kashimondojo.com/dojo-biraki-and-seminar.html.

For further details please contact Sabastian Velilla at archingoaksdojo@yahoo.com

International Shinsa B results

posted May 15, 2018, 9:15 AM by Hunter Gott   [ updated May 15, 2018, 9:15 AM ]

Official results of the International Provisional Chuo Shinsa for A and B sections have been delivered to all national renmei and communicated to AKR state renmei. Please check with your state renmei representatives for any fees that may be due if you passed your exam.

Official photos from the International Seminars and Taikai

posted May 13, 2018, 5:12 PM by Hunter Gott   [ updated May 13, 2018, 5:23 PM ]

Alain Scherer was an official photographer for the events and has made his photos available on his website.  A direct link to the Kyudo specific event is here.

These photos may only be used by the national Renmei for the promotion of Kyudo.  This means that no AKR member (Renmei or individual) should be using these or posting these on social media.  You are allowed to purchase personal photos (only for personal use) through his website.  This is requested by the International Kyudo Federation.  You can email him directly at contact@alainscherer.fr

Tokyo 2018 Seminar, Shinsa & Taikai Information sheets

posted Apr 13, 2018, 5:27 PM by Hunter Gott   [ updated Apr 13, 2018, 5:33 PM ]

Here is the current Seminar, Shinsa and Taikai information for the seminar.  If anything changes or is updated we'll update it here and note the dates.

Seminar Information:

Shinsa Information:

Taikai Information:
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