THE SANTA BARBARA KENDO DOJO. We are a small dojo dedicated to teaching the Busen-style kendo of our beloved late sensei, Mikio Hattanda (7-dan). Tradition and practice are essentials here.
Photo © Jerry Chen
A RICH HISTORY. Born from kenjutsu and steeped in tradition, kendo today is the most popular martial arts discipline in Japan and is gaining popularity in the rest of the world.
Plan your visit.
Come see what the Santa Barbara Kendo Dojo is all about! Find out the practice schedule and location.
We love photography! Photos by dojo members Jerry Chen (1-kyu) and Tyson Blades (2-dan).