hope this edition will find all of you doing well. SCKR and NCKR may
still have some trace of winter but the rest of you must be enjoying the
spring. Today is the end of the AKR fiscal year of 2013 and I would
like to thank the AKR members for your support and dedication to the
kyudo activities. There are a few news items to share wit hyou in this
month. If you have any questions and /or suggestions please feel free
to contact the AKR office.
1) From the AKR
2) From the IKYF
(a) The examination schedule at the Asia Oceania Seminar is announced as follows:
The 13th test: http://kyudo.jp/pdf/shinsa/h26/h260413_nagoya_s.pdf General info: http://kyudo.jp/pdf/shinsa/h26/h260413_nagoya.pdf
A final call to confirm all the AKR members goint to the 2014 IKYF
Sekai Taikai, Seminar and Shinsa. Please send all your members who
definitely will participate in the 2014 IKYF event in Paris. So far
the totals are: VKR/9, NCKF/ 2, IKR/1, Brasil/5 and Argentina/1. SoCKR,
GKR, SCKR, NCKR and MNKR have no members to participate.
send <deleted> sensei the following information; names, rank and yes or
no to the participation in the Taikai by April 5th.
written test in Paris is going to be a take home test as mentioned
below in red. The testing candidates will be certainly notified as we
receive the information.
Please print out the Shinsa application
form from the following URL and each individual who will take the Shinsa
should fill it out. Send the original forms to the IKYF secretariay by
each Federation / Association.