The ZNIR Dan Certificates for the 2016 CIA Summer Dan examination have arrived from the ZNIR in Japan through official channels. After some minor checks, CIA headquarters will be sending them out to your local Senseis, who will then present you your certificate.
The Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society (VNCS) held their annual cultural fair Saturday, October 24, 2015, and Shoshinkai Victoria was there to demonstrate. Everyone enjoyed themselves, and it was great to demonstrate our passion for Iai in front of the community. We look forward to future demonstrations with the VNCS.
Shoshinkai (初心会) Victoria is proud to represent the Canadian Iaido Association (カナダ居合道協会) at the Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society’s (ビクトリア日系文化協会) annual Japanese Cultural Fair, October 24th, 2015.
The ZNIR Dan Certificates for the 2015 CIA Summer Dan examination have arrived from the ZNIR in Japan through official channels. After some minor checks, CIA headquarters will be sending them out to your local Senseis, who will then present you your certificate.
We are pleased to announce Sky Valley Hokusei Dojo has been officially approved as an affiliate Dojo in the ZNIR/CIA. We warmly welcome Sky Valley Hokusei Dojo to the Canadian Iaido Association and look forward to productive Iaido practice together.
CIA Shoshinkai had a fun evening demonstrating for many families at the Colwood Creek Park for the West Shore Parks & Recreation Neighbourhood Nights program on July 23, 2015.
The 2015 CIA Summer Seminar is complete, thank you to all who travelled to Victoria and congratulations to all who passed their dan examination.
Chris Tooley Sensei, 6dan, has moved his Saturday classes to the great facilities in Juan De Fuca recreation centre in the Westshore area in Langford.
The Canadian Iaido Association (CIA) has officially become a Kyoukai (association) of the Zen Nippon Iaido Renmei (ZNIR – All Japan Iaido Federation), under the Kanto Chiku Renmei.